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Elizabeth Kolbert, author of Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change, urged immediate action on the very real crisis of global warming.

September 20, 2007 - 3:45pm

Politics major Jennifer Matystik '08 was selected for an elite yearlong program sponsored by the Center for the Study of the Presidency in Washington, DC.

September 20, 2007 - 3:30pm

MHC's Martha Ackmann, senior lecturer in gender studies, will be the keynote speaker at Eastern Kentucky University's EKU Reads! program.

September 19, 2007 - 4:45pm
Mount Holyoke's Take the Lead program will bring together a select group of 39 female high school students for an intensive workshop on leadership and social change.
September 19, 2007 - 4:45pm
Tim Wise discusses The Pathology of Privilege: Racism, White Denial, and the Costs of Inequality October 1 at 7:30 pm in Chapin Auditorium.
September 19, 2007 - 4:10pm

WFCR presents David Sanford's innovative jazz band, the Pittsburgh Collective, and Matt Haimovitz, the award-winning cellist, in an evening of new jazz works October 25.

September 19, 2007 - 3:15pm
More than 400 new MHC students explored the Pioneer Valley Saturday, September 15, by participating in community-service and recreational activities. View the photos.
September 18, 2007 - 10:41am

Fresh from mapping Greek mythology, MHC theatre arts prof Vanessa James unravels the tangled web of more than 1,000 of Shakespeare's characters in her newest book.

September 17, 2007 - 4:45pm
This summer MHC President Joanne V. Creighton visited India and Italy on official College business. Hear Web news editor Sarah Curran Barrett interview the president about her travels.
September 17, 2007 - 4:26pm
Politics professor Doug Amy has created a new Web site to show that American government has been unfairly demonized by conservatives.
September 17, 2007 - 3:47pm

The writer--and daughter of author John Cheever--will be the keynote speaker for the Alcohol and Drug Awareness Project's thirtieth anniversary celebration.

September 17, 2007 - 3:30pm

Registration opens September 15 for new online courses offered by the New York Times with Mount Holyoke, Stanford, and other schools.

September 14, 2007 - 3:30pm
Brie Kluytenaar '02 and Huma Khan '01 launched a Web site this summer aimed at connecting and empowering young women all over the world.
September 14, 2007 - 10:46am
Mount Holyoke welcomed 39 new faculty members from a wide range of disciplines for the 2007-2008 academic year. View the list.
September 12, 2007 - 4:51pm
Anna Lappé

Anna Lappé, coauthor of Hope's Edge: The Next Diet for a Small Planet and Grub: Ideas for an Urban Organic Kitchen, will speak at MHC at 7 pm in Hooker Auditorium.

September 12, 2007 - 4:30pm
President Joanne V. Creighton has declared today--Tuesday, September 25--Mountain Day. The surprise autumnal holiday is the College's oldest tradition, dating back to 1838.
September 12, 2007 - 10:35am