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The Five College Dance Department concert will stage May O'Donnell's "Suspension" and other works February 27 through March 1 at the Kendall Studio Theater. O'Donnell danced with Martha Graham's dance company in the 1930s and later pioneered her own style of modern dance.
February 19, 2003 - 4:19pm
Cloning pioneer James Robl will kick off the Weissman Center for Leadership's spring series, The Political Embryo: Reconceiving Human Reproduction, with "Cloning and Embryonic Stem Cells: Controversy and Reality" on Thursday, February 20 at 7:30 pm at Gamble Auditorium.
February 19, 2003 - 4:18pm
The Association of Pan African Unity and Something Every Friday bring Ebony Theater, an evening of music, dance, poetry, and theatrical performances, to Chapin Audtorium on Friday, February 21 at 7 pm as part of MHC's celebration of Black History Month.
February 19, 2003 - 4:17pm
Monique Greenwood, former editor-in-chief of Essence magazine and author of Having What Matters: The Black Woman's Guide to Creating the Life You Really Want, will deliver the keynote address for MHC's Black History Month series on Wednesday, February 19, at 7:30 pm in Gamble Auditorium.
February 19, 2003 - 1:56pm
Professor of History Daniel Czitrom joined several historians in criticizing Gangs Of New York's "implausible" view of 19th century race relations in a critique for Newsday.
February 18, 2003 - 3:11pm
The first annual Five College Student Poetryfest, set for Thursday, February 20, at 7:30 pm in Smith College's Neilson Browsing Room, will feature student poets from Mount Holyoke, Amherst, Hampshire, and Smith Colleges and the University of Massachusetts. Olivia Bustion '03 and Nicole Zerillo '03 are MHC's entrants.
February 18, 2003 - 2:48pm
The Weissman Center for Leadership's spring series, "The Political Embryo: Reconceiving Human Reproduction," brings together leading scientists, ethicists, legal experts, science writers, and artists for discussions about existing and emerging human reproduction technologies.
February 14, 2003 - 2:38pm
Faculty members present at the February 5 faculty meeting voted to endorse a statement opposing a pre-emptive military attack on Iraq. In a "sense of the meeting" vote, the statement was endorsed seventy-four to six.
February 14, 2003 - 2:37pm
The MHC chapter of the national ##V-Day College Campaign presents The Vagina Monologues## by Eve Ensler, directed by Lori Feldstein, on February 13 and 15 at 8:00 pm in Chapin Auditorium. V-Day is an organized response against violence towards women.
February 11, 2003 - 2:21pm
The Celebration of Student Achievement on Monday, February 10, in Pratt Hall's McCulloch Auditorium offers the opportunity to recognize leadership by students and recent graduates and a chance to see the renovation of Carr Laboratory, which recently reopened for classes, labs, and research.
February 6, 2003 - 4:30pm
Adam Mwakalobo, Sanya Osha, and James Zaja are the inaugural group of visiting scholars in the new African Scholars Program launched by the Five College African Studies Council this semester. A welcome reception is set for the three men at the Art Museum on Friday, February 7, at 5 pm.
February 6, 2003 - 4:24pm
The Tin Can People, part two of Edward Bond's "The War Plays" trilogy, runs at Rooke Theatre on February 13-15 at 8 pm, with matinees February 15 and 16 at 2 pm. The play is presented by the Department of Theatre Arts and directed by Joyce Devlin.
February 6, 2003 - 4:24pm
Franz Schubert's Winterreise, a song cycle that is among the most admired of Romantic compositions, will be performed Friday, February 7, at 8 pm in Pratt Hall's McCulloch Auditorium as part of the Warbeke Memorial Concert series.
February 6, 2003 - 4:18pm
Professor of History Daniel Czitrom, a noted expert on New York City, calls Martin Scorsese's latest epic Gangs of New York "a missed opportunity" to accurately reflect the city's turbulent 19th-century era.
January 31, 2003 - 12:17am
Lee Bowie, professor of philosophy and founding codirector of the Weissman Center for Leadership, has been named vice president for student affairs and dean of the College.
January 31, 2003 - 12:17am
Several MHC faculty members had a variety of reactions to Tuesday's State of the Union address by President Bush.
January 30, 2003 - 1:43pm