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MHC President Lynn Pasquerella

President Pasquerella has announced Mount Holyoke will now fund one approved internship for every student in the sophomore or junior year through The Lynk. 

February 20, 2014 - 15:00
a singer in The Big Broadcast

On March 9, Big Band, Vocal Jazz, and Chamber Jazz Ensembles perform well-known swing era tunes in this 1940s-radio-show-style presentation.

February 20, 2014 - 09:30
Jane Crosthwaite, professor of religion

The MHC religion professor publishes a book about an era when Shakers transcribed and illustrated divinely inspired messages directed at their leaders.

February 19, 2014 - 16:00
Dan Czitrom, professor of history

MHC historian Dan Czitrom was an adviser and commentator for “The Rise and Fall of Penn Station” on PBS.  (Video excerpt: cue to 8:20)

February 18, 2014 - 13:45
Leslie Fields, head of Archives and Special Collections

Archives’ Leslie Fields was featured in a WGBY “Connecting Point” segment about alum Esther Howland, inventor of the American Valentine.

February 18, 2014 - 11:00
Dacia Maraini. Photo by G. M. Ireneo Alessi

Dacia Maraini discusses her new book, about Chiara (Clare) of Assisi, who defied her family and society’s expectations to follow St. Francis.

February 18, 2014 - 10:00
Channel 22 Valentine's Day-vintage valentine

Leslie Fields, head of Archives and Special Collections, spoke with 22 News about alum Esther Howland, “Mother of the American Valentine.”

February 17, 2014 - 10:00
Lynda Morgan, associate professor of history

Historian Lynda Morgan discusses the real-life world of Solomon Northup and the legacies of slavery that are still with us today.

February 14, 2014 - 14:30
keynote speaker Juan Mendez

Leaders from around the world will gather February 28 to March 1 for the conference Justice and Imagination: Building Peace in Post-Conflict Societies.

February 12, 2014 - 14:15
Professor David Sanford. Photo by Tony Rinaldo

On February 21, the MHC Symphony Orchestra will debut a composition by MHC’s David Sanford, plus pieces reflecting his musical influences.

February 12, 2014 - 09:15
Ali Safran ’14

Ali Safran '14 writes in Huffington Post about the need to call sexual violence by its true name regardless of how young perpetrators are.

February 12, 2014 - 08:45
Mona Hanford '64

In the February 9 edition of the PBS Religion & Ethics Newsweekly, Mona Hanford '64 speaks about her husband's death and coping with grief.

February 11, 2014 - 14:00
Charu Sharma ’14

In a Youth Inc. article and TEDx video, MHC senior Charu Sharma talks about how taking risks transformed and enriched her life.

February 10, 2014 - 10:00
Elisabeth Forsman ’09

Despite physical injuries, Elizabeth Wang Forsman ’09 persevered through a run few can claim: the ultramarathon through the Gobi Desert.

February 7, 2014 - 17:30
Jennie Ochterski ’15

Jennie Ochterski ’15 curated the Archives exhibition "Persistence and Existence” for the College Archives to raise awareness of queer campus culture.

February 7, 2014 - 14:15
President Lynn Pasquerella

As a guest on WHMP radio's Bill Newman Show, President Lynn Pasquerella discusses recent court cases involving patients who've suffered brain death.

February 7, 2014 - 13:15

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