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Assistant professor of philosophy James Harold argues in a Chicago Tribune column that the war against Iraq undermines the rule of law that the U.S. has worked to build throughout its history.
April 7, 2003 - 12:28pm
The MHC Medical Emergency Response Team, the Alcohol and Drug Advisory Committee, and South Hadley High School present a program on drinking and driving on April 2. Events include a "vision goggle" demonstration that simulates driving under the influence, a mock accident, and more.
March 31, 2003 - 1:32pm
Three Israeli college students will visit MHC on Tuesday, April 1 for a discussion of the experience of life in Israel. The students, who are part of Israel at Heart, an independent, nonprofit group now touring American college campuses, will speak at 6:30 pm in the lounge of Eliot House.
March 31, 2003 - 1:13pm
On Saturday, March 29 at 4:00 PM in Abbey Chapel, the Mount Holyoke Concert Choir, Symphony Orchestra, and the men of the Yale Camerata will perform Mozart's Mass in C Minor and other works. For more information call 413-538-2306.
March 27, 2003 - 2:51pm
Kavita Ramdas '85, CEO of the Global Fund for Women, will keynote the 2003 MHC Career & Leadership Conference, which takes place Saturday, March 29 at Gamble Auditorium and the Willits-Hallowell Center.
March 27, 2003 - 2:39pm
Historian David Levering Lewis, the recipient of the Pulitzer Prize for each of his two volumes on the life of scholar/author W.E.B. DuBois, will give a talk titled "W.E.B. DuBois: The Aristocrat at the Barricades," Thursday, April 3, at 7 pm at Gamble Auditorium. The talk, part of the College's Mary Lyon Lecture Series, celebrates the centennial of DuBois's The Souls of Black Folk, considered a seminal work in the history of African American letters.
March 27, 2003 - 2:38pm
John A. Wagner, commissioner of the Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance, and Rep. Ellen Story (D-Amherst) will discuss the present state and future of welfare programs in "Welfare Reform in Massachusetts: What Has Happened? Where Do We Go from Here?" on Thursday, March 27, at 11 am in the New York Room of Mary Woolley Hall.
March 27, 2003 - 2:37pm
Professor of Politics Christopher Pyle will speak about "Terrorism and Civil Liberties" on Thursday, March 27, at 4:30 pm in the New York Room of Mary Woolley Hall.
March 27, 2003 - 2:36pm
The Mount Holyoke Concert Choir and Symphony Orchestra and members of the Yale Camerata join forces to perform Mozart's Mass in C Minor, conducted by Mark Bartley, on Saturday, March 29, at 4 pm at Abbey Chapel.
March 27, 2003 - 2:30pm
Join a conversation with members of the International Relations faculty about the war in Iraq, to be held at Gamble Auditorium on Wednesday, March 26 at 7 pm.
March 26, 2003 - 12:39pm
Jon Western, associate professor of international relations, tells the New York Times the anti-war movement has more mass-appeal and is more "nimble" in reacting to the flow of a war. (registration req'd)
March 25, 2003 - 5:05pm
Anwar H. Syed, professor emeritus of political science at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, will speak on "Democratization in the Muslim World" on Tuesday, March 25, at 4:30 pm in the lounge of Eliot House. The talk will be followed by a question-and-answer session, and is open to the public.
March 25, 2003 - 12:54pm
The University of Michigan's Richard Crawford, current Five College musicologist-in-residence, will present "A Foggy Day?: Problems in Gershwin's Biography" on Friday, March 28, at 7 pm in the Warbeke Room of Pratt Hall. A concert of Gershwin music at McCulloch Auditorium featuring MHC faculty members will follow the talk.
March 25, 2003 - 12:50pm
Harvard University's Giuliana Bruno will address the relationship of cinema to architecture, travel culture and other aspects of contemporary visual arts in "Atlas of Emotion: Journeys in Art, Architecture, and Film" on Thursday, March 27, at 4:30 pm in Gamble Auditorium.
March 25, 2003 - 11:55am
Pulitzer Prize winner Suzan-Lori Parks '85 talks about her new play--with a name a little too risqué for family newspapers (and College websites)--in a New York Times interview (registration req'd).
March 21, 2003 - 4:42pm
MHC's Glee Club will perform at Spelman College on April 5. The group will honor Beverly Daniel Tatum, former dean of the College and current president of Spelman, by singing the piece composed for her inauguration, a setting of Psalm 150.
March 20, 2003 - 4:20pm

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