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Frank Beyer, one of Germany's most distinguished and successful filmmakers, will visit MHC Wednesday, October 23, as part of a tour of North American colleges and universities. He will read from his memoirs, in German (translated into English during the talk), at 7:30 pm in Mary Woolley Hall's New York Room.
October 22, 2002 - 2:57pm
Lois Gibbs, who led the fight to evacuate the contaminated Love Canal site, will address "The Love Canal Twenty-Five Years Later: What Have We Learned?" on Wednesday, October 30, at 7 pm at Gamble Auditorium.
October 22, 2002 - 2:51pm
Sabina Yesmin '06 tells the Boston Globe how the G-ROW program for young inner city women--founded by Holly Metcalf '81--readied her for Mount Holyoke athletics and academics.
October 21, 2002 - 1:06pm
The MHC Theatre Arts department opens the 2002-2003 season with Thomas Cole, A Waking Dream, a multimedia exploration of the painter of The Oxbow, October 24 through 27 at Rooke Theatre.
October 18, 2002 - 4:06pm
Jazz vocalist and Pioneer Valley favorite Kim Zombik entertains the MHC community for Family Weekend on Friday, October 25 at 8:30 pm at Chapin Auditorium as part of the Something Every Friday series.
October 18, 2002 - 3:06pm
President Joanne V. Creighton is inviting input from the MHC community for the next College planning phase, The Plan for Mount Holyoke 2010. Faculty, staff and students are invited to a series of forums and teas through December to evaluate the current Plan draft.
October 18, 2002 - 2:53pm
The College's annual United Way Community Campaign, more critical than ever in a time of economic downturns, will run from October 2 through October 18. President Joanne V. Creighton has set a college-wide goal of $35,000 and is hoping to make this the second straight year that MHC exceeds its target.
October 18, 2002 - 2:52pm
Family Weekend, scheduled for October 25-27, promises plenty of activities on campus for Mount Holyoke students and their families, as well as time to take in the turning of the leaves or even the view from Mount Holyoke--the mountain, that is.
October 18, 2002 - 2:51pm
Stephen Kellogg kicks off the new season of the Thursday Night Edge Acoustic Music Series on Thursday, October 24, at 8 pm at the Torrey Hall living room. Tickets are free to MHC Students, $3 with Five College ID, and $5 for the general public.
October 18, 2002 - 2:38pm
Deborah Lubar, an acclaimed actress, accomplished director, and award-winning playwright, will read from Blood and Stones, her play about Israeli and Palestinian women coming to terms with their shared historical fate, on Thursday, October 17, at 7 pm in the Warbeke Room of Pratt Hall.
October 15, 2002 - 4:44pm
Award-winning Afro-Cuban author Pedro Perez-Sarduy will incorporate videos, music, and poetry into a multimedia lecture titled "Afro-Cuba, Afro-Cubans, Afro-Cubania: How Black Is Contemporary Cuba Becoming?" Wednesday, October 16, at 4 pm in Dwight 101. The event is being sponsored by the Latin American studies Program.
October 15, 2002 - 4:43pm
Darlene Clark Hine, a prominent writer, editor, and scholar who focuses on African American history, will deliver this year's John Lax Memorial Lecture, "Black Professionals and Race Consciousness: Origins of the Civil Rights Movement, 1890-1950," on Thursday, October 17, at 4 pm in Mary Woolley Hall's New York Room.
October 14, 2002 - 5:31pm
Thomas Millette, director of the Center for Environmental Literacy, told a Five College forum Monday that MHC's campus sustainability efforts stem from a College-wide recognition of the urgency of good environmental practice.
October 14, 2002 - 11:53am
"Mount Holyoke women rule, baby," says Suzan-Lori Parks '85, who has been awarded the 2002 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for her play "Topdog/Underdog," currently playing on Broadway. Parks said she was inspired by Wendy Wasserstein '71, winner of a Pulitzer for her play "The Heidi Chronicles."
October 14, 2002 - 11:52am
MHC's field hockey team upset three-time defending champion Wellesley and captured the Seven Sisters title for the first time since 1984. Three Lyons were named to the All-Tournament Team, and goalie Elizabeth Wishart earned Tournament MVP honors.
October 14, 2002 - 11:51am
MHC recently donated surplus tables, desks and chairs from Shattuck Hall to the Massachusetts Materials Exchange, which is sending the furniture to Jamaica to fill a pressing need for school furniture there.
October 14, 2002 - 11:46am

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