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Sister Shamshad Sheikh, the College's Muslim chaplain, has returned from a trip to the Afghanistan border, where she observed the conditions in refugee camps there. Sister Shamshad has also been speaking in the Pioneer Valley area since the September 11 attacks to educate area residents about Islam and promote interfaith understanding.
January 17, 2002 - 2:41pm
On Friday, February 1, the pioneering rap artist KRS-ONE will perform in Chapin Auditorium at 8 pm. The show is presented by The Office of Student Programs and Gamelan Interactive Group. Click here for information on MHC discount tickets.
January 17, 2002 - 1:42pm
The Boston Globe looks at the home life and life motivations of Acting President Beverly Daniel Tatum in an At Home profile. The paper also tapped Tatum's assessment of the impact of Roots, the cultural landmark miniseries that aired 25 years ago this month.
January 15, 2002 - 1:51pm
The College will observe its normal schedule for classes and staff today, Monday, January 7.
January 7, 2002 - 8:51am
Politics professor Christopher Pyle talks about the limitations of the Bush administration plan for military tribunals in an article.
January 6, 2002 - 11:54pm
Dean of Faculty Donal O'Shea briefs the MHC community each month on recent achievements by the faculty.
December 20, 2001 - 3:49pm
MHC's Orchards Golf Course has the inside track for the 2004 U.S. Women's Open, according to news reports. The U.S. Golf Association is expected to inform The Orchards and its operator, Arnold Palmer Golf Management, of its final decision by the end of December.
December 17, 2001 - 3:32pm
NPR All Things Considered host Linda Wertheimer told a Mount Holyoke audience of 500 that the best thing about her job is the ability to talk to just about anybody.
December 17, 2001 - 3:11pm
Catherine McArdle Kelleher '60, a noted foreign policy expert and professor at the Naval War College, has been awarded ##the Bundeswehr Golden Cross of Honor,## Germany's highest military honor, for her contributions to transatlantic relations, especially the promotion of political dialogue between European and American decision-makers.
December 17, 2001 - 3:09pm
Politics professor Christopher Pyle argues in an opinion column against the Bush administration's executive order establishing military tribunals for accused terrorists.
December 10, 2001 - 4:41pm
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December 7, 2001 - 4:16pm
MHC students present their artwork at an exhibit in the drawing studio at the Central Services Building from Thursday to Sunday, December 6-9.
December 7, 2001 - 3:37pm
MHC students present their artwork at an exhibit in the drawing studio at the Central Services Building from Thursday to Sunday, December 6-9. The exhibit kicks off with an opening reception Thursday from 4:30 pm to 6 pm.
December 7, 2001 - 3:36pm
The notorious Bliss family comes to life in the Theatre Arts department production of Noel Coward's classic comedy Hay Fever, this Thursday through Saturday, December 6-8, at 8 pm at Rooke Theatre. There will also be performances on Saturday and Sunday, December 8-9, at 2 pm.
December 3, 2001 - 4:37pm
Architect William McDonough talks about "environmentally intelligent" architecture in "Ecological Architecture, Design, and Ethics" on Wednesday, December 5, at 7:30 pm in Gamble Auditorium. The lecture, co-sponsored by the Center for Environmental Literacy and the Weissman Center for Leadership, is part of the WCL's yearlong focus on architecture.
December 3, 2001 - 1:11pm
Weissman Center for Leadership co-director Christopher Benfey assesses the year's best art books for the New York Times Book Review. (Registration required for the Times Web site.)
December 3, 2001 - 1:02pm