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MHC's Department of Theatre Arts produced a senior acting project of Neil LaBute's Bash, a collection of three short plays about violence in everyday life. View the photos.
March 11, 2008 - 12:53pm
View the great debate over which Jewish food is the best: the potato pancake (latke) versus the fruit-filled, three-cornered cookie (hamantashen).
March 11, 2008 - 12:28pm
MHC alumna Susan Shirk, the keynote speaker at The Rise of China conference, said that China's recent economic growth is "absolutely unprecedented in the history of the world."
March 10, 2008 - 4:41pm
NBC's Today Show will be on the campus of Mount Holyoke College March 7 to film a sold-out concert performance by the Young@Heart Chorus.
March 7, 2008 - 11:15am
Spring brings the return of the Mount Holyoke College flower show. The horticultural event showcases hundreds of spring-blossoming bulbs and plants. View the video.
March 6, 2008 - 4:01pm

Alumnae and students met this weekend to share experiences and discuss professional opportunities in a wide range of communications fields.

March 5, 2008 - 12:30pm

In an alumni/ae survey from, women's colleges are rated higher on many measures than coed liberal arts colleges and public universities.

March 4, 2008 - 12:30pm

MHC will host journalist, activist, and teacher Asra Q. Nomani, who will give a talk titled "Women, Freedom, and Faith in Islam." Nomani heads the (Daniel) Pearl Project at Georgetown.

March 4, 2008 - 12:15pm

This "modern-day political Johnny Appleseed" will deliver a rousing lecture on populism, political action, and accountability as part of the Weissman Center's Bearing Witness series.

March 3, 2008 - 1:00pm

Mount Holyoke's Center for the Environment launches a campaign to reduce bottled water consumption on the MHC campus March 3-7.

February 29, 2008 - 4:15pm

International human rights activist Naomi Tutu, daughter of Archbishop Desmond Tutu, delivered a public lecture in the Weissman Center's 2008-2009 series, Bearing Witness.

February 29, 2008 - 11:45am

The Mount Holyoke College Glee Club, Chorale, and Chamber Singers will present a concert Sunday, March 2 at 2:30 pm in the Our Mother of Sorrows Chapel at Providence Place.

February 28, 2008 - 4:45pm
On March 3, the dean of religious and spiritual life and director of diversity will discuss the role that academic achievement and excellence have played in her career and life journey.
February 28, 2008 - 4:44pm
Inspired by MHC's Take the Lead program, a Madison, Wisconsin, teen founded Madison SOS (Speak Out Sister!) to encourage grassroots activism among teen girls.
February 28, 2008 - 4:26pm

Giovanna Di Chiro and four students are working with Holyoke's Nuestras Raíces organization to help the city manage its environmental issues.

February 28, 2008 - 1:30pm

MHC's Taylor Pressler '08 and Dana Alessi '08 presented their research at the annual meeting of the Biophysical Society in Long Beach, California.

February 26, 2008 - 3:45pm