MHC Headlines

Katie Dupuis ’14, one of 28 NEWMAC honorees

Twenty-eight student-athletes from MHC were chosen for the fall Academic All-Conference teams for their achievements in sports and in class.

November 5, 2013 - 14:45
Doris Kearns Goodwin

Bestselling author, nationally respected historian, and Pulitzer Prize winner Doris Kearns Goodwin will discuss her new book The Bully Pulpit.

November 4, 2013 - 16:15
Posthumous official presidential portrait, by Aaron Shikler, of John F. Kennedy.

Questioning Authority: Historian Daniel Czitrom on the myths and realities surrounding President John F. Kennedy 50 years after his death.

November 4, 2013 - 11:00
Naomi Rose '84

Writing for CNN.com, marine mammal scientist Naomi D. Rose '84 says orcas should not be held in captivity and the stress of captivity greatly shortens their lives.

November 1, 2013 - 13:00

Tebo Molosiwa ’14 is trying to help a Tanzanian entrepreneur scale up a project that will turn agricultural waste into energy and provide local jobs.

November 1, 2013 - 08:30
Otto Wahl portrait

On November 20, Otto Wahl will speak on the stigma surrounding people with mental illnesses. A panel and community dialogue will follow.

October 30, 2013 - 08:45
Dr. Genny Beemyn

Difficult Dialogues: President Lynn Pasquerella discusses gender identity issues with Dr. Genny Beemyn of UMass Amherst and Dr. Mitch Boucher.

October 29, 2013 - 14:45
student presenter at LEAP Symposium 2013

At the annual showcase of students’ summer work, about 120 talked about their research and internship experiences. 

October 29, 2013 - 11:45
Christopher Benfey

In the New York Times, Professor of English Christopher Benfey reviews a new biography of British travel writer Patrick Leigh Fermor.

October 29, 2013 - 09:00
Countdown author Alan Weisman

Alan Weisman, author of Countdown: Our Last, Best Hope for a Future on Earth?, speaks November 21 on how to rebalance our world and its population.

October 28, 2013 - 11:15
Masterpiece Theatre Producer Rebecca Eaton

Producer Rebecca Eaton talks November 22 about 25 years of making Downton Abbey, Sherlock, and other Masterpiece Theatre favorites.

October 28, 2013 - 11:00
Mount Holyoke Seal

Kiplinger has once again named Mount Holyoke a "Best Value" college, ranking MHC in 37th position among the country's liberal arts colleges.

October 25, 2013 - 11:30
detail of poster for "The Mandrake"

The Mandrake—Machiavelli's satire about sex, power, gender, and deceit—still resonates today, and will be staged in Rooke Theatre November 14–17.

October 25, 2013 - 08:30
Sadiqa Basiri Saleem FP’09

Anita Haidary ’14 and Sadiqa Basiri Saleem FP’09 (pictured at left) were featured in Politico’s essay “Afghan Women on the Front Line.”

October 23, 2013 - 10:45
President Lynn Pasquerella

Speaking on WHMP's Bill Newman Show, President Lynn Pasquerella discusses the ethics and challenges of caring for an aging U.S. prison population.

October 23, 2013 - 10:30
Frances Moore Lappé

Author-activist Frances Moore Lappé argues that the root of global problems lies in faulty thinking. Real solutions require an “ecomind.”

October 21, 2013 - 14:45

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