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Family, friends, and colleagues gathered October 14 to celebrate Gladys G. Moore's installation as MHC's dean of religious and spiritual life and director of diversity and inclusion.

October 16, 2007 - 3:15pm

Berkeley historian Thomas Laqueur delivers this year's Lax Lecture Thursday, October 18, titled "Cremation and the Work of the Dead, 1750-1950."

October 16, 2007 - 3:15pm
Dean of admission Diane Anci responded in an October 16 letter to a New York Times story regarding thank-you notes and college admission.
October 16, 2007 - 12:07pm

Professor Chris Rivers has translated a virtually unknown French memoir by Jack Johnson, the first African American heavyweight boxing world champion.

October 12, 2007 - 2:45pm
Two By Two: Lines, Rhymes and Riddles explored the remarkable collaboration between acclaimed author and poet Brad Leithauser and his brother Mark, a renowned artist and chief of design at the National Gallery of Art.
October 12, 2007 - 12:00pm
MHC's Professor of History on the Ford Foundation will read from his new book, American Creation: Triumphs and Tragedies in the Founding of the Republic.
October 12, 2007 - 10:41am
Dr. Gerald Caplan, this year's Global Scholar-in-Residence at the McCulloch Center for Global Initiatives, will deliver a public lecture at MHC November 7.
October 10, 2007 - 10:30am

Camilo Mejia, author of Road from Ar Ramada, and Alice Rothchild, author of Broken Promises, Broken Dreams, will read and sign books at 1 pm in Gamble Auditorium.

October 10, 2007 - 10:30am
A global warming lecture by Alan Pounds on October 24 will kick off an exciting new interdisciplinary study abroad program at the Monteverde Institute in Costa Rica.
October 9, 2007 - 10:15am

A reading of The Two Margarets, a play by alumna Elaine Kendall '49 based on the life of birth control advocate Margaret Sanger, will be part of the festivities this Family and Friends Weekend.

October 5, 2007 - 4:15pm
The role of women authors and their books as agents of social change will be the theme of a panel discussion moderated by Martha Ackmann in Hooker Auditorium, October 11, at 4 pm.
October 5, 2007 - 2:20pm

Sandra Postel, an authority on international water issues, takes new position as the Leslie and Sarah Miller Director of the Center for the Environment.

October 5, 2007 - 10:15am
The MHC crew team waded into the Connecticut River as part of the 11th annual Connecticut River Watershed Source to Sea Cleanup.
October 4, 2007 - 2:44pm
This summer Renee Leehim '08 worked as an intern in the new Gateways to Leadership program, jointly sponsored by the Money Management Institute and the NAACP.
October 4, 2007 - 1:43pm
Gail Collins, a noted author and columnist, and the first woman to edit the New York Times editorial page, will speak about American women, Hillary Clinton, and more.
October 3, 2007 - 10:27am
At Chapin Auditorium October 1, author and activist Tim Wise discussed racism and manifestations of white privilege. Listen to the audio.
October 2, 2007 - 2:46pm