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Assistant professor of religion and gender studies Michael Penn won a Guggenheim Fellowship for his work examining early Christian/Muslim relations.

April 26, 2007 - 11:15am

MHC guest artist Sophia Skiles directs an ensemble piece in Rooke Theatre that uses the official language of the MHC Web site to explore issues of identity and community.

April 25, 2007 - 4:00pm

Benfey, Mellon Professor of English and Five College Fortieth Anniversary Professor, will discuss the passions of Emily Dickinson and her literary and artistic contemporaries.

April 25, 2007 - 2:30pm
Dorothy Allison, winner of the 2007 Robert Penn Warren Award, gave a talk titled "Writers and Stories: Between the Imagination and the Page Is the World." Listen to the audio.
April 24, 2007 - 2:22pm
The Mount Holyoke College Republicans will host the conservative activist and author who will give a talk titled "Feminism vs. Conservatism: The Great Debate."
April 24, 2007 - 11:21am
Shoshana Walter '07 is one of 32 students and 16 journalists to win a spot at the Poynter Institute's 2007 summer fellowship for young journalists.
April 24, 2007 - 11:12am

Wendy Kopp, founder and president of Teach for America, will be the speaker at Mount Holyoke College's 170th commencement Sunday, May 27.

April 24, 2007 - 10:30am

Four faculty members--Harriet Pollatsek, Christopher Pyle, Stephen Jones, and Bettina Bergmann--will be honored for outstanding teaching and scholarship.

April 23, 2007 - 4:30pm

On April 30, local and state officials will join the Five College Board of Directors and other civic leaders in marking the completion of the Five College Fiber Optic Network.

April 20, 2007 - 4:00pm
President Joanne V. Creighton and the senior staff will host a Community Breakfast Thursday, April 26, from 8 to 9 am at the Blanchard Campus Center.
April 20, 2007 - 3:28pm

The Department of Gender Studies and the Women's Studies Quarterly will host "The Global and the Intimate: Gender Studies and the Present Crisis of Citizenship."

April 20, 2007 - 3:15pm
Nearly 100 local business and community leaders met at the MHC Art Museum April 17 to take in the current exhibition and to meet College President Joanne V. Creighton.
April 20, 2007 - 2:06pm

On April 13, more than 40 students from MHC, Wellesley, Barnard, and Bryn Mawr met for the second annual Women's Public Voices Symposium held at Barnard in NYC.

April 20, 2007 - 1:45pm
The annual Glascock poetry competition will bring students from Mount Holyoke and five other schools to compete for the prestigious honor.
April 20, 2007 - 10:15am

Sarah Twombly '07 is Mount Holyoke's contestant in this year's Glascock poetry competition, which will take place April 27 and 28. We recently asked her about her work.

April 20, 2007 - 10:00am
The author and coanchor of ABC's Good Morning America will visit MHC for a public discussion with Rochelle Calhoun, executive director of the MHC Alumnae Association.
April 19, 2007 - 1:36pm