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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

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

The innovative teaching and active scholarship of the Mount Holyoke College faculty was showcased on February 25 at the ninth annual Celebration of Faculty Accomplishments.

February 26, 2008 - 3:30pm

Andrea Asprelli '08, a philosophy major and a culture, health, and science minor, enjoys the creative aspects of folk and bluegrass that she missed in classical violin.

February 26, 2008 - 3:00pm
Roderick MacFarquhar, Leroy B. Williams Professor of History and Political Science at Harvard University, will discuss his latest book, Mao's Last Revolution, on Friday, February 29.
February 26, 2008 - 11:42am