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Human rights activist, attorney, and educator Mehrangiz Kar delivered the first lecture in the Weissman Center's 2007-2008 series, Bearing Witness, Thursday, October 18.

October 24, 2007 - 12:00pm
Mount Holyoke offered a wide variety of master classes, recreation, sports events, spiritual meetings, and entertainment October 19-21. View the photo gallery.
October 23, 2007 - 11:15am
The MHC professor discusses the pending Congressional resolution that would designate as genocide the mass killing of Armenians by the Ottoman Turks during WWI.
October 22, 2007 - 4:31pm
Alan Pounds, resident scientist at the Monteverde Cloud Forest Preserve in Costa Rica, discusses this year's Nobel Peace Prize recipients. Pounds will give a lecture at MHC October 24.
October 22, 2007 - 3:00pm
The newly completed track and field facility is a dream come true for MHC athletes and coaches, according to field and track coach Christine Lee.
October 22, 2007 - 2:20pm

To commemorate MHC's Alcohol and Drug Awareness Project's thirtieth anniversary, alumnae will present their personal stories and journeys of recovery October 26.

October 22, 2007 - 11:30am
Athletics director Laurie Priest has been named one of "The 100 Most Influential Sports Educators in America" by the Institute for International Sport.
October 19, 2007 - 2:16pm

A new comedy by Brecht scholar Holger Teschke, visiting professor of theatre arts, will premiere with an all-female cast at MHC's Rooke Theatre.

October 18, 2007 - 5:30pm
Jessica Reaves, a staff writer and reporter for the Chicago Tribune, will be on campus October 21-22 to talk about covering health issues in Senegal.
October 18, 2007 - 10:27am

Quinn Burgess '08, who plans to pursue an MFA in costume construction after MHC, created a ball gown to resemble those worn in period films like Gone With the Wind.

October 16, 2007 - 4:30pm
On Wednesday, November 7, at 8 pm, renowned dancer Anita Ratnam of Chennai, India, will present her newest solo work, Neelam (Blue): Drowning in Bliss, in Chapin Auditorium.
October 16, 2007 - 4:10pm

Award-winning journalist Alan Weisman will read from, discuss, and sign his new best-selling book, The World Without Us, at 7 pm in Gamble Auditorium.

October 16, 2007 - 4:00pm

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