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Leaders of women's colleges around the globe met at Collegio Nuovo in Pavia, Italy, this summer for the third Women's Education Worldwide conference.
September 8, 2008 - 12:24pm

The Pulitzer Prize-wining journalist will give a talk titled "Human Rights in the Age of Genocide" to launch the Weissman Center's 2008-2009 series, Body Politic(s).

September 8, 2008 - 12:30pm
In the New York Review of Books, Joyce Carol Oates considers Professor Chris Benfey's "engagingly impressionistic" study of Emily Dickinson and her circle.
September 8, 2008 - 12:20pm

President Joanne V. Creighton and the senior staff will host the first Community Breakfast of the year from 8 to 9 am at the Blanchard Campus Center.

September 4, 2008 - 4:15pm

On Saturday, September 20, more than 400 students will participate in Second*Saturday, a daylong program that includes a wide variety of recreational and community service activities.

September 4, 2008 - 4:00pm

The internationally acclaimed West African musician will give a solo kora concert at 4 pm in McCulloch Auditorium in Pratt Hall. The kora is a 21-stringed harp lute.

September 4, 2008 - 3:00pm

"Teaching, Learning, Leading: A Mount Holyoke College Summit on Education for K-12 and College Educators" will include workshops and panels on current issues in education.

September 4, 2008 - 2:45pm
"Going green" took on a whole new meaning Wednesday morning, September 3, as the Mount Holyoke College community gathered for opening convocation.
September 3, 2008 - 5:10pm
Mount Holyoke College students set up residence in their new digs over the weekend. View the pictures of opening weekend on the campus.
September 2, 2008 - 4:07pm
The 527 impressive members of the class of 2012 were drawn from 3,127 applicants, the second-largest applicant pool in the history of the College.
September 2, 2008 - 3:14pm

College students and lifelong learners all over the world will be able to take online classes this fall through the MHC Institute for the Informed Voter.

September 2, 2008 - 3:15pm

Becky Wai-Ling Packard looks at the daunting challenges first-generation, ethnic minority, and working-class students can face while pursuing a college education.

August 28, 2008 - 3:45pm
"Challenging Women to Change the World" is the theme of MHC's 2008 Fall Orientation, which is jam-packed with activities to help new students adjust to college life.
August 22, 2008 - 10:46am
Ancient Bronzes of the Asian Grasslands and A Spectacle of Wings: Photographs by Rosalie Winard open at the MHC Art Museum in early September.
August 22, 2008 - 10:38am

Mount Holyoke's 172nd Convocation will be held at 11:30 am in Gettell Amphitheater. A community picnic on Skinner Green will follow the ceremony.

August 22, 2008 - 10:30am

Carolyn Finney, geographer and professor at UC Berkeley, will give a lecture titled "What's Race Got to Do with It?: Climate Change, Privilege, and Consciousness."

August 21, 2008 - 11:15am