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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

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