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Pieces to be performed at the November 13–15 concert spring from sources as varied as Henri Matisse’s sketches and the Hindu goddess Ganga.

October 30, 2014 - 11:30am
Spoken-word artist Mayda del Valle

The poet, writer, and performer’s November 6 campus appearance will demonstrate the power of poetic expression and connection.

October 30, 2014 - 10:00am
Nausheen Khan ’11

Nausheen Khan ’11, writing in Bangladesh’s “Dhaka Tribune,” asks how much longer women in the developing world must wait to control their own lives.

October 29, 2014 - 4:30pm
Thomas E Wartenberg, professor of philosophy

Professor Tom Wartenberg’s Philosophy for Children course is the subject of a documentary debuting November 3 on WGBY Channel 57.

October 29, 2014 - 11:30am
Thumbnail of Claire Beckett

Claire Beckett ’18, a ‘Dream Team’ competitive swimmer from Michigan, is interested in work that empowers women in post-conflict zones around the world.

October 29, 2014 - 8:15am
CDC Director Liz Lierman. Photo by John Martins

Career Development Center Director Liz Lierman wants to integrate career planning with personal development throughout a student’s four years.

October 29, 2014 - 8:15am
Asian Alumnae Symposium logo

“Women and entrepreneurship” is the theme for the November 7–9 event, which will bring together accomplished alumnae as speakers and participants.

November 3, 2014 - 10:00am
Icona Pop

Other events for Halloween weekend include a senior pub fright night, “Jaws” in the swimming pool, midnight breakfast, and “green Halloween” events.

October 29, 2014 - 8:00am
Cover detail of Jill Lepore's book "The Secret History of Wonder Woman"

Four authors will read from their recent works, covering nuclear power, fantasy for kids, Wonder Woman, and a novel about a Mount Holyoke mystery.

October 28, 2014 - 3:15pm
Elizabeth Dee ’95, organizer of the Independent Projects art fair. Photo by Fred R. Conrad/The New York Times

In a city where many art fairs’ transactions may trump the art, this alumna NYC gallery owner organizes a less commercial show, Independent Projects.

October 27, 2014 - 4:15pm
Lubna Sagran ’13

Alumnae will offer career advice and share the impact of their liberal arts education at the annual career networking event, set for November 2.

October 24, 2014 - 4:15pm
Ng Tian Hui, orchestral director and lecturer in music

Ng Tian Hui, orchestral director and lecturer in music, was awarded second place in The American Prize in Orchestral Programming competition.

October 28, 2014 - 2:00pm
Suzan-Lori Parks ’85

A dramatic trilogy by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Parks has opened Off-Broadway. The Civil-War era play explores “who we are and what we love.”

October 22, 2014 - 8:45am
Landscape painting: "Saco Ford, Conway Meadows" by George Inness

“Oh, it’s beautiful,” writes the Boston Globe’s Sebastian Smee about Saco Ford, Conway Meadows by George Inness. The painting hangs in the Mount Holyoke Art Museum, and is described in detail in Smee’s article, “Poised between earth and poetry.”

 

October 22, 2014 - 8:30am
Kathy Aidala, associate professor and chair of physics

At its 25th-anniversary event, President Pasquerella thanked the Clare Boothe Luce Program for its steady support of women in science, math, and engineering.

October 21, 2014 - 3:45pm
Preston Smith, professor of politics and chair of Africana studies

The McCulloch Center for Global Initiatives has produced video documentaries highlighting the breadth of MHC professors’ global research.

October 21, 2014 - 3:30pm

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