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Armed with cardboard, balsa wood, and glue guns, each student in the J-Term Architecture 101 class designed a small-scale pavilion for the shoreline MHC’s Lower Lake.
February 17, 2009 - 11:43am
Mount Holyoke College art history prof and Bollywood expert Ajay Sinha comments on globalism, spectacle, history, and “reality” in modern film.
February 17, 2009 - 11:12am

MHC is resuming its study abroad program in Dakar, Senegal, for spring 2010. The program, which ran from 1992 to 2004, is being offered again due to renewed student interest.

February 17, 2009 - 10:45am

Katie Greenberg ’09 has been awarded a Gates Cambridge Scholarship to pursue a master of philosophy degree in physics at the University of Cambridge next year.

February 17, 2009 - 9:45am
Hawaii's KHNL featured alumna Mary Jo Garre '60, Garden Club of America president, and her visit to a women's correctional facility.
February 16, 2009 - 1:58pm

What Can a Woman Do? Women, Work, and Wardrobe 1865-1940, an exhibition of clothing worn by women between the Civil War and WWII, was featured on 22News.

February 16, 2009 - 11:45am
Music, art, film, theatre, lectures, and a weekend conference are included in Black History Month activities. Check out the event schedule. (PDF)
February 13, 2009 - 2:27pm

Students and foreign fellows in the French department gathered at the home of Nicole Vaget, Reverend Joseph Paradis Professor of French, for an evening of gustatorial delight.

February 12, 2009 - 4:00pm
MHC’s Community-Based Learning Program hosts a series of panel discussions with representatives from local nonprofit organizations.
February 12, 2009 - 1:53pm

Mount Holyoke’s new residence hall has received Gold LEED Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for its environmentally friendly design. 

February 12, 2009 - 1:45pm

Global-Local Challenges to Sustainability: The Costa Rican Experience, based at the Monteverde Institute, launched this semester to enthusiastic reviews.

February 12, 2009 - 1:45pm
Faculty, staff, friends, and family members came together to celebrate the academic excellence, campus leadership, and community service of MHC students and alumnae.
February 10, 2009 - 3:45pm

Jane Crosthwaite, Paul Staiti, Lilian Hsu, and Fred Moseley will be honored for outstanding teaching and scholarship at 4 pm in McCulloch Auditorium, Pratt Hall. 

February 9, 2009 - 3:15pm
Alumna Ayesha Harruna Attah '05 will read from her first novel, Harmattan Rain, February 15, at 2 pm in the Stimson Room in Williston Library. 
February 9, 2009 - 2:43pm
The Jazz Ensembles of MHC will present a 1940s-style radio show at 2 and 7:30 pm in Chapin Auditorium. Watch the preview video on Facebook.
February 9, 2009 - 2:28pm
The Mount Holyoke and Virginia Men’s Glee Clubs will perform Mozart’s final, unfinished masterpiece Saturday, February 21, at 8 pm in Abbey Chapel.
February 9, 2009 - 2:21pm