MHC Today

Helen Oyeyemi

The award-winning author of Mr. Fox appears March 5 with her new novel Boy, Snow, Bird, a retelling of Snow White set in 1950s New England.

February 24, 2014 - 09:15
Corinne Demas, Professor of English

MHC Professor of English Corinne Demas’s new novel for young adults explores the poignant reunion of a teenaged girl and her estranged father.

February 24, 2014 - 08:45
crocuses at the 2013 spring flower show

Sample spring early at the annual flower show. Talcott Greenhouse will be filled with the colorful, fragrant blossoms of more than 2,500 flowers.

February 21, 2014 - 09:45
Stephen Jones, professor of Russian studies

The MHC professor of Russian studies spoke about the conflict and prospects for peace on 22 News and in the Springfield Republican

February 21, 2014 - 08:45
MHC President Lynn Pasquerella

President Pasquerella has announced Mount Holyoke will now fund one approved internship for every student in the sophomore or junior year through The Lynk. 

February 20, 2014 - 15:00
a singer in The Big Broadcast

On March 9, Big Band, Vocal Jazz, and Chamber Jazz Ensembles perform well-known swing era tunes in this 1940s-radio-show-style presentation.

February 20, 2014 - 09:30
Jane Crosthwaite, professor of religion

The MHC religion professor publishes a book about an era when Shakers transcribed and illustrated divinely inspired messages directed at their leaders.

February 19, 2014 - 16:00
Dan Czitrom, professor of history

MHC historian Dan Czitrom was an adviser and commentator for “The Rise and Fall of Penn Station” on PBS.  (Video excerpt: cue to 8:20)

February 18, 2014 - 13:45
Leslie Fields, head of Archives and Special Collections

Archives’ Leslie Fields was featured in a WGBY “Connecting Point” segment about alum Esther Howland, inventor of the American Valentine.

February 18, 2014 - 11:00
Dacia Maraini. Photo by G. M. Ireneo Alessi

Dacia Maraini discusses her new book, about Chiara (Clare) of Assisi, who defied her family and society’s expectations to follow St. Francis.

February 18, 2014 - 10:00
Garrison Keillor

In observance of New England Public Radio's 50th anniversary, Mount Holyoke will host An Evening with Garrison Keillor on Sunday, April 6.

February 17, 2014 - 12:00
Channel 22 Valentine's Day-vintage valentine

Leslie Fields, head of Archives and Special Collections, spoke with 22 News about alum Esther Howland, “Mother of the American Valentine.”

February 17, 2014 - 10:00

Blogging for the Huffington Post, education advocate Christine Horansky '04 says, "When we empower girls, we change the world."

February 14, 2014 - 16:00
Lynda Morgan, associate professor of history

Historian Lynda Morgan discusses the real-life world of Solomon Northup and the legacies of slavery that are still with us today.

February 14, 2014 - 14:30
keynote speaker Juan Mendez

Leaders from around the world will gather February 28 to March 1 for the conference Justice and Imagination: Building Peace in Post-Conflict Societies.

February 12, 2014 - 14:15
Professor David Sanford. Photo by Tony Rinaldo

On February 21, the MHC Symphony Orchestra will debut a composition by MHC’s David Sanford, plus pieces reflecting his musical influences.

February 12, 2014 - 09:15

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