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MHC's twenty-eighth annual science symposium, the College's showcase of thesis and independent research work by seniors in the various sciences, is scheduled to take place Friday, April 11 from 1-6 pm in Cleveland Hall. This year, as a first step toward opening the symposium to all majors, the event will be augmented by performing and studio art presentations at sites across campus.
April 8, 2003 - 3:32pm
New York City-based Julian Velard, a gifted young pianist with a voice decribed as "two parts whisky, one part Waits, and a wondrous gift," plays the Thursday Night Edge music series on Thursday, April 10, at 8 pm in the Torrey Living Room Hall.
April 8, 2003 - 3:25pm
A series of ##site-specific performance art works## from the advanced class in collaboration and other senior artists and videographers will be presented on April 11 beginning at 3:30 pm.
April 7, 2003 - 1:41pm
Frederick A. de Armas of the University of Chicago will connect Miguel de Cervantes's novel Don Quixote with paintings by Italian artists such as Arcimboldo, Botticelli, and Raphael in "A Quixotic Museum: Cervantes, the Grotesque, and Italian Art" on Monday, April 7, at 7:30 pm in Gamble Auditorium.
April 7, 2003 - 12:41pm
LITS has implemented two new services that ##provide off-campus access## for e-mail and restricted databases to which the department subscribes.
April 7, 2003 - 12:39pm
ADAPT, the Ableism and Disability Awareness Planning Team, brings "Nothing to Hide," a collection of museum-quality photographs and interview texts about individuals and their families whose lives are affected by mental illness, to the Kendade Atrium from March 27 through April 10.
April 7, 2003 - 12:38pm
Take the Lead!--MHC's innovative program for young women seeking to make a difference in the world, recently featured in Seventeen magazine--is welcoming nominations for its fall workshops.
April 7, 2003 - 12:37pm
With an 8-4 win over Notre Dame (MD), the Lyons captured 3rd place at this year's Seven Sisters tournament. Seniors Coleen Colahan (attack) and Tamara Duncalf (goalkeeper) were named to the All-Tournament Team for their spectacular efforts throughout the weekend.
April 7, 2003 - 12:29pm
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