International News & Events

In the Huffington Post, Kavita Ramdas '85 reflects on what women around the globe have faced in the ten years since 9/11 and looks forward with hope toward the future.
September 13, 2011 - 14:34
Mount Holyoke College and the town of South Hadley each held ceremonies on September 11 to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks. See the photos.
September 13, 2011 - 10:20
In an article in Granta magazine, Humera Afridi '93 writes about returning to her family's home city of Abbottabad, Pakistan, the site of Osama bin Laden's last refuge.
September 9, 2011 - 17:37
Sudheendra Kulkarni of Mumbai, father of student Tapas Kulkarni '15, writes for the Indian Express about his family's journey to South Hadley and his daughter's new life.
September 8, 2011 - 16:13
In new college rankings, Newsweek and the Daily Beast have given top grades to MHC for its international student population, its academic rigor, and its student activism.
August 30, 2011 - 13:52
Professor of History and African and African American Studies Holly Hanson was invited by the U.S. State Department to discuss the volatile political situation in Uganda.
August 19, 2011 - 16:14
MHC research fellow Holger Teschke talked with NPR's Morning Edition about the historical impact of the Berlin Wall and its lingering psychological presence for many Germans.
August 12, 2011 - 10:24
Marija Tesla ’11 reflects on representing MHC at the Women’s Education Worldwide Student Leadership Conference in June and the importance of women working together for equality.
August 11, 2011 - 10:50
Lila Khan's '10 art is on display with veteran artist Humeira Ghaznavi's work in the joint exhibit, Metaphors in Black, in Islamabad, Pakistan, reports the Express Tribune.
July 29, 2011 - 13:10
Pakistani singer-songwriter Zeb Bangash '04 will tour American cities next year as part of the State Department's Center Stage program.
July 25, 2011 - 09:51
Catherine S. Manegold, award-winning journalist and visiting senior lecturer in English, talks about the British tabloid scandal that centers on Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation.
July 21, 2011 - 13:09
In advance of the Japan-U.S. Women's World Cup Final, the Daily Hampshire Gazette profiles former Japanese National Team player, and MHC head soccer coach, Kanae Haneishi.
July 18, 2011 - 09:54
Mount Holyoke professor of biological sciences Susan R. Barry has recently appeared on highly respected international programs in the United Kingdom, Spain, and the United States.
July 9, 2011 - 18:32
In a cover story titled Empowerment in International Educator magazine, Sadiqa Basiri Saleem FP '09 talks about establishing a community college for women in Afghanistan.
July 9, 2011 - 16:51
Sarah Kajani ’09 talks to the Washington Post about being a Muslim in the United States. Radicalization seems “so far away” to American Muslims, she says.
July 7, 2011 - 12:31
Emily Coggins ’13

Film aficionada Emily Coggins ’13 has spent her last two summers working world premieres and press junkets at international film festivals in Italy and France.

June 30, 2011 - 18:00


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