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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

Students traveled to Washington, D.C., last month to participate in the Women in Public Service Project colloquium hosted by the U.S. State Department.

January 18, 2012 - 11:30am
Tabitha Ramotwala, a member of the first graduating class of the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy in South Africa, told ABC News she has been accepted at Mount Holyoke.
January 17, 2012 - 12:58pm
In Pakistan's Express Tribune, Amber Haque '02 analyzes that country's attempt to control text phone spam by banning some 1,600 words it deemed offensive.
January 10, 2012 - 12:02pm
A delegation of students, alumnae, faculty, and staff traveled to Washington, D.C., for the December 15 Women in Public Service Project colloquium. See the video and photos.
December 16, 2011 - 5:05pm
The Daily Hampshire Gazette reports on Mount Holyoke's participation in today's Women in Public Service Project colloquium and interviews speaker Chiedza Mufunde '12.
December 15, 2011 - 10:19am
Elizabeth McManus '14 had the opportunity this summer to intern at the Church of Uganda, where she discovered a new culture while working to improve the local community.
December 14, 2011 - 2:48pm
The December 15 colloquium kicking off the Women in Public Service Project, a new Sisters/State Department initiative, will be webcast in Blanchard and online.
December 8, 2011 - 3:52pm
In an article in the Toronto Star, MHC Professor of International Relations and Balkan expert Jon Western says Bosnia "is in a downward spiral."
November 15, 2011 - 1:42pm
In the Asia-Pacific Journal, Associate Professor of Anthropology Joshua H. Roth writes about "harmonizing cars and humans" in Japan after the Fukushima nuclear disaster.
November 8, 2011 - 10:21am
History and Asian studies professor Jonathan Lipman discusses the growth of China's Confucious Institutes in American higher education with Bloomberg Businessweek.
November 4, 2011 - 10:09am
Emily Erickson ’14 helped uncover a long-hidden island—and discovered a passion for archaeology—during a summer volunteer stint in Hawaii.
November 3, 2011 - 5:43pm
In the Republican and, author and economist Guy Standing writes about the "precariat," also the subject of his November 2 lecture at Mount Holyoke.
November 3, 2011 - 3:04pm