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In an op-ed in Huffington Post, MHC's Gail Hornstein writes about mental disorders and the case of Norway's mass-murderer, Anders Breivik.
May 24, 2012 - 10:30am
Thomas Wartenberg, a Fulbright Scholar in New Zealand, has been interviewed by Radio New Zealand and the Dominion-Post about teaching philosophy to children.
May 22, 2012 - 9:41am
The German Missions in the United States organization reports on its web site on this year's German Theatre Festival, hosted by MHC April 26 in Chapin Auditorium.
May 8, 2012 - 1:30pm
MHC President Lynn Pasquerella is among the leaders in higher education pledging to fight global poverty through philanthropy, engagement, and increased awareness.
April 30, 2012 - 11:15am
MHC's Thomas Wartenberg, currently a Fulbright Scholar in New Zealand, talks to a reporter for the Wellingtonian about teaching philosophy to children.
April 23, 2012 - 2:32pm
In the New York Times Magazine, Hanna Pylvainen '07, author of the soon-to-be-published novel We Sinners, writes about an eye-opening experience at her family's church.
April 10, 2012 - 2:46pm
MHC student Lisa Ung '12 interned last summer at Germany's University of Ruhr, where she worked with neuroscientists to explore the complex structure of human learning and memory.
April 4, 2012 - 4:07pm
In an article in the San Francisco Chronicle, Anita Haidary '14, cofounder of Afghanistan's Young Women for Change, says women there fear the departure of U.S. troops.
April 3, 2012 - 12:25pm
Sadiqa Basiri Saleem '09, founder of the Oruj Learning Centers for women in Afghanistan, was the guest of President Bill Clinton during a March 31 panel discussion at CGI U 2012.
April 2, 2012 - 2:41pm

Now pursuing a graduate degree, Sadiqa Basiri Saleem '09 continues her groundbreaking work educating women in Afghanistan , according to the Ottawa Citizen.

March 26, 2012 - 10:00am

Farah Pandith, the U.S. State Department’s special representative to Muslim communities, will discuss her work March 27 in Hooker.

March 9, 2012 - 9:45am

The struggles of the Baha’i and the right to education is the subject of a film screening and faculty panel discussion on Wednesday, February 29.

February 28, 2012 - 2:45pm
In the Christian Science Monitor, politics professor Andrew G. Reiter says granting amnesty to Ali Abdullah Saleh has implications for Yemen and other dictators in the region.
February 23, 2012 - 11:55am

Mount Holyoke College has moved up three spots this year on the Peace Corps' top 25 list of small schools producing Peace Corps volunteers.

January 25, 2012 - 1:45pm
Charu Sharma '14 talks about her varied life experiences and travels before and after coming to Mount Holyoke for a feature story in India's Daily News and Analysis (DNA).
January 23, 2012 - 12:22pm
Foreign policy expert Mona Sutphen ’89 will address the role of United States leadership in a changing world when she speaks at MHC on February 9.
January 18, 2012 - 4:28pm