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The College's 166th Commencement on Sunday, May 25, will cap a weekend full of activities for graduating seniors, their families, and the MHC community. A live web-cam feed of the ceremony is available.
May 25, 2003 - 4:25pm
Judy Blume, the renowned author of stories for children and young adults, has been named as speaker for the College's 166th commencement, with ceremonies to be held on Sunday, May 25.
May 25, 2003 - 4:24pm
The nationwide Canadian newspaper National Post has highlighted graduate student Nicole Gilbert's groundbreaking study on the different perceptions of Mother's and Father's Day.
May 23, 2003 - 4:01pm
The Odyssey Bookshop will host a series of book signings on May 24 and 31 featuring commencement speaker Judy Blume and MHC faculty and alumnae, in conjunction with the College's commencement and reunion weekends.
May 22, 2003 - 3:19pm
A Washington Post column by John Fox, visiting lecturer of complex organizations, points out inequities in Congress's approach to the tax code that penalize lower-income citizens while rewarding the well-off.
May 22, 2003 - 3:18pm
Dean of Faculty Donal O'Shea presents his monthly report on recent publications and other achievements by the Mount Holyoke faculty.
May 20, 2003 - 3:51pm
The work of seventeen seniors is currently on display at the annual Senior Art Majors' Exhibition, which runs at the MHC Art Museum through Friday, May 23.
May 12, 2003 - 1:10pm
On Earth Day--and beyond--the College is continuing and expanding its commitment to environmental stewardship and its important leadership role in helping to create a "greener" and more sustainable world.
May 12, 2003 - 1:08pm
For the second consecutive year, MHC riders have defeated the best collegiate dressage teams from around the country, defending their national championship at the 2003 Intercollegiate-Interscholastic Dressage Association Nationals.
May 12, 2003 - 1:08pm
Sophomore golfer Audry Longo was one of ten individual Division III golfers ##chosen to compete## at the 2003 NCAA Golf Championships this spring. This year's tournament will be held at The Golf Courses of Lawsonia in Greenlake, Wisconsin from May 13-16.
May 12, 2003 - 1:07pm
Assistant riding coach Andi Bill captured the 2003 Alumni Equitation on the Flat Championship at the IHSA National Championships in Murfreesboro, Tennessee over the weekend.
May 12, 2003 - 1:06pm
MHC seniors Rocío García, Sylvia Lee, and Casey Brienza have landed Fulbright scholarships that will fund their academic exchanges this summer in Korea and Mexico.
May 8, 2003 - 2:01pm
President Joanne V. Creighton is sponsoring a special picnic for the MHC community on Tuesday, May 6, from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm on Pageant Field behind Gettell Amphitheater, to acknowledge the hard work of the community in bringing to fruition the goals of The Plan for Mount Holyoke 2003.
May 6, 2003 - 2:17pm
The University of Chicago's M. J. T. Mitchell, the final lecturer of the yearlong series The Culture and Nature of the Visual, will discuss visual culture as a construction that we must not only see, but see through in "Addressing Media," on Thursday, May 8, at 4:30 pm in Room 305 of Kendade Hall.
May 6, 2003 - 2:16pm
Edgefest features alternative rock artists Days Of This, Gregory Douglass, and School for the Dead on the Abbey-Buckland Green from 4 pm until dark on Friday, May 2.
May 1, 2003 - 3:28pm
Barry Moser, illustrator of the Pennyroyal Caxton Bible--the first high-end Bible illustrated by a single artist in more than a century--talks about the project in "Devils and Angels: On Illustrating the King James Bible" on Thursday, May 1, at 7:15 pm at Willits-Hallowell Center.
May 1, 2003 - 2:56pm