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Lindsay Chura '06 will begin graduate studies at the University of Cambridge, England, in October as one of 45 U.S. recipients of the coveted Gates Cambridge Scholarship.

March 11, 2008 - 3:45pm

The distinguished author, journalist, and teacher told her story of growing up a female Muslim in the United States as part of Mount Holyoke's Difficult Dialogues Project.

March 11, 2008 - 3:30pm

Two Mount Holyoke professors--Lowell Gudmundson and Eleanor Townsley--have received National Endowment for the Humanities grants.

March 11, 2008 - 3:30pm
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