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Pamela Means--"arguably the only Boston-based, Out folkie whose punchy political songs have worn a hole in her guitar"--will play the Thursday Night Edge music series on Thursday, December 5 at 8 pm.
November 26, 2002 - 1:16pm
MHC President Joanne V. Creighton, one of the foremost experts on author Joyce Carol Oates, reviewed new books from Oates and Margaret Drabble that explore the complexities of female identity for the Chicago Tribune.
November 21, 2002 - 4:25pm
Dean of Faculty Donal O'Shea presents his monthly report on recent publications and other achievements by the Mount Holyoke faculty.
November 21, 2002 - 4:24pm
Reed Foehl, formerly lead singer of the popular folk-pop band Acoustic Junction, brings songs from his solo debut to the Thursday Night Edge series on Thursday, November 21 at 8 pm at the Torrey Hall living room.
November 20, 2002 - 11:37am
The Oxbow, Thomas Cole's famous painting--on loan from the Metropolitan Museum of Art--is the centerpiece of Changing Prospects: The View from Mount Holyoke. The exhibition, which marks the reopening of the MHC Art Museum, was called "an auspicious debut" in a New York Times review (registration req'd).
November 18, 2002 - 2:19pm
The MHC community is invited to learn the art of medieval dancing at the second annual Renaissance Dance Night on Friday, November 22 at 8 pm at Chapin Auditorium. Historical costume is optional.
November 18, 2002 - 2:12pm
A joint agreement has been reached regarding the relationship between the College and the Alumnae Association.
November 15, 2002 - 1:48pm
The Arcadia Players Chamber Ensemble will play "Bach and Only Bach," featuring Jaap Schroeder on violin and Margaret Irwin-Brandon on harpsichord, on Sunday, November 17 at 4 pm at the MHC Art Museum. Discount tickets are available to students.
November 14, 2002 - 5:04pm
Concepts that form our shifting ideas of travel will be explored by a panel of experienced writers, including Travel + Leisure editor-in-chief Nancy Novogrod '71, at "New Meanings of Travel in Contemporary Travel Writing" on Thursday, November 14, at 7:30 pm at Gamble Auditorium.
November 13, 2002 - 2:37pm
The Mount Holyoke Chamber Jazz Ensemble and Vocal Jazz Ensemble, directed by Mark Gionfriddo, perform "Heavenly Bodies," music of Billie Holiday, Morgan Lewis and Mitchell Parish, on Friday, November 15, at 7:30 p.m. at McCulloch Auditorium in Pratt Hall.
November 12, 2002 - 3:22pm
Watch the installation of the roof structure for the rotunda of the new south addition of Blanchard Campus Center on Thursday at noon. President Creighton will speak, and cocoa and cider will be served.
November 12, 2002 - 2:47pm
Donna Orwin, associate professor of Russian at the University of Toronto and editor of Tolstoy Studies Journal, will talk about "Visions of Childhood: Dickens, Dostoevsky, and Tolstoy," on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at the New York Room in Mary Woolley Hall.
November 12, 2002 - 2:38pm
Visiting instructor in music Mark Bartley conducts the MHC Symphony Orchestra in pieces by Mozart, Copland, Larsen and Grieg on Saturday, November 9 at 8 pm at Pratt Hall's McCulloch Auditorium. The program will also be repeated Sunday, November 10 at 4 pm.
November 7, 2002 - 4:51pm
Connecticut Opera's renowned touring company presents the magic of live opera for young and adult audiences at Chapin Auditorium on Saturday, November 9, with The Three Little Pigs (featuring selections from Mozart) at 11 am and OperaTunities, a musical introduction to opera's greatest hits for adults, at 2 pm.
November 7, 2002 - 1:15pm
Six MHC alumnae will discuss their experiences in public leadership November 8 and 9 in the campus-wide forum "Leaders in a Changing World." MHC students are encouraged to attend events on either or both days, which are sponsored by the Weissman Center for Leadership, the Office of the Dean of the College, and the Ellen Boer Fund for Advocacy.
November 7, 2002 - 12:56pm
Lis Harvey, fresh off her 50 Cities in 60 Days tour, will play the Thursday Night Edge acoustic music series on Thursday, November 7, at 8 pm at the Torrey living room. Tickets are free to MHC students, $3 with Five College ID, and $5 for the general public at the door.
October 31, 2002 - 3:01pm