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U.S. News points to Mount Holyoke's philosophy professor Tom Wartenberg and his students' groundbreaking work with grade school kids.
December 22, 2008 - 10:49am

The Center for the Environment’s Ruby Maddox-Fisher and three MHC students attended the “Bioneers by the Bay: Connecting for Change” conference.

December 18, 2008 - 5:30pm
Questioning Authority recently checked in with music prof David Sanford for his views on Barack Obama’s proposal for a program that would bring trained musicians into public schools.
December 18, 2008 - 5:15pm

A paper coauthored by psychology prof Robert Shilkret on the institutionalization of Bulgarian children was published in the latest issue of the Infant Mental Health Journal.

December 18, 2008 - 9:30am
More than 200 MHC students participated in the annual Vespers concert on December 6. This year's theme was "The Warmth of Winter." View the multimedia slideshow.
December 17, 2008 - 4:39pm

Joseph Ellis, Professor of History on the Ford Foundation, talked George Washington on C-Span's Washington Journal December 14.

December 16, 2008 - 2:45pm
Senia Bachir-Abderahman '10, Sadiqa Basiri FP '09, and Amila Merdzanovic FP '11--all refugees from their homeland--are featured in the December 12 Daily Hampshire Gazette.
December 12, 2008 - 12:40pm

In the December 10 Daily Hampshire Gazette, international relations prof Jon Western hailed the sixtieth anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

December 11, 2008 - 2:45pm
See photos from Rooke Theatre's lastest production, Brave Smiles … Another Lesbian Tragedy directed by Brooke O'Harra, which ran from December 4 to 7.
December 11, 2008 - 1:46pm
After five years in storage, the MHC gingerbread house is back. "It was a good way for people to get together," said chef manager Rick Regali, who built the house 15 years ago.
December 11, 2008 - 1:33pm
Great food and conversation will highlight MHC's annual holiday party for faculty and staff from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm on Thursday, December 18, in Chapin Auditorium.
December 10, 2008 - 11:04am
Chris Benfey's A Summer of Hummingbirds has been named one of 2008's best nonfiction books by the Christian Science Monitor, the Washington Post, and the Boston Globe.
December 9, 2008 - 1:29pm
In the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, psychology prof Patricia Ramsey looks at reasons for the recent deadly stampede at a Long Island Wal-Mart.
December 9, 2008 - 1:03pm
Writing in the influential, geography prof Waquar Ahmed urges India to avoid a military response to Mumbai.
December 5, 2008 - 1:49pm

Mount Holyoke's Take the Lead! program is listed among the "50 Best Branding Ideas" (see number 13) in the December 2008 issue of University Business.

December 5, 2008 - 1:00pm

Prof of Russian and European studies Stephen Jones discusses the challenge Russia will pose for Barack Obama when he takes office in a Dec. 4 article in Voice of America's VOA

December 5, 2008 - 1:00pm