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Benfey writes about Flaubert in the May 22 issue of the New Republic and discusses new crime novels in which fact invades fiction in Slate on May 24.

June 6, 2006 - 10:15am
Boston Globe As head of human resources for Caritas Christi, Helen G. Drinan '69 played a major role in the organization's recent news headlines, according to the Boston Globe.
June 6, 2006 - 10:09am

The class of 2006 was lauded, encouraged, and counseled by speakers, including author Joyce Carol Oates, at the College's 169th commencement.

May 31, 2006 - 11:15am

An Associated Press story on May 28 highlighted Mount Holyoke's 2006 commencement ceremony and speaker Joyce Carol Oates.

May 31, 2006 - 10:15am
SAT Mount Holyoke is in the forefront of a movement by liberal arts colleges to go SAT-optional, according to a May 26 story in the online journal.
May 31, 2006 - 9:57am
Yasinow Melissa Yasinow '06 sees journalism in her future as one of 13 finalists out of nearly 4,000 applicants in New York Times essay competition.
May 26, 2006 - 11:31am

Biological sciences professor Frank J. DeToma and music professor Cathy R. Melhorn leave a rich legacy of service to the College.

May 26, 2006 - 11:00am
Paus Economics professor Eva Paus' latest book is discussed in a June 8 New York Review of Books article, "The Trouble with Costa Rica."
May 26, 2006 - 10:40am

Professor Joseph Ellis is featured in a History Channel documentary on George Washington, which will premiere May 29 at 9 pm.

May 26, 2006 - 10:45am

The author of Running with Scissors will read and sign books at Chapin Auditorium on Wednesday, June 14, at 7:30 pm.

May 26, 2006 - 10:30am
Okutoro The MHC alumna, who credits the College for fostering her passion for writing, will use the award to complete her M.F.A. at the University of Arizona.
May 26, 2006 - 10:28am
Flowers MHC's beautiful campus is full of blooming flowers and outdoor events. View the photo gallery from the "Pangy" Picnic and Roots of Community Festival.
May 23, 2006 - 11:46am

Kathryn Rose '06 will pursue a Ph.D. in French literature as a Harvard Presidential Scholar and publish a groundbreaking paper in biochemistry.

May 17, 2006 - 2:30pm
Melnick A memorial concert to honor the MHC professor and Musicorda cofounder will take place at 7:30 pm in Amherst Buckley Recital Hall.
May 15, 2006 - 4:08pm
Melissa Yasinow '06, Katie Flachs '06, and Edana Kleinhans '03 win fellowships for teaching and study abroad.
May 15, 2006 - 4:07pm

The Sally Montgomery Award was presented to four MHC students for a Community-Based Learning project on air quality in nearby Holyoke, Massachusetts.

May 15, 2006 - 3:45pm