International News & Events

The Straits Times of Singapore writes about recent MHC graduate Liew Suet Li '11, who is training to begin a two-year stint teaching students in Malaysia this fall.
June 30, 2011 - 17:31
Fulbright winner Casey Brienza '03, a doctoral student at the University of Cambridge, penned a commentary on a study of the violence in cartoons for the U.K.'s Telegraph.
June 29, 2011 - 11:24
Lynn Pasquerella is one of the first signers of the Presidents’ Pledge, in which college and university presidents donate five percent of their annual income to help alleviate global poverty.
June 28, 2011 - 10:38

This year, a record-setting ten MHC graduates received prestigious Fulbright Fellowships. But that's only part of the scholarship success story (video).

June 22, 2011 - 14:15

An MHC delegation led by Eva Paus recently traveled to China for the College’s first joint conference with Shanghai University of Finance and Economics.

June 15, 2011 - 14:30

Video: Danielle Demers ’10 talks about her experience in Yemen as citizens there responded to the revolutions in Tunisia and Egypt earlier this year.

June 13, 2011 - 11:00
Romance languages major Allison Soto '11 remembers fondly putting her skills to the test during an elegant internship in northern France last summer.
June 7, 2011 - 15:29
MHC anthropologist Lynn Morgan talked to the Argentinian publication Página/12 about her research on the country's resistance to decriminalizing abortion.
June 7, 2011 - 12:18

From May 31 to June 2, 2011, Mount Holyoke and Smith Colleges hosted the inaugural Women’s Education Worldwide conference for faculty. See the video.

June 7, 2011 - 12:15
Donna Van Handle told the Chronicle of Higher Education how MHC helps international students adjust to life in the United States (subscription may be required).
June 2, 2011 - 14:51

MHC's Rie Hachiyangi is one of the artists whose paper-inspired work is part of the inaugural International Paper Art Biennial in Sofia, Bulgaria.

May 27, 2011 - 11:45
Working and studying overseas are an important part of an MHC education. This summer, several students are blogging about what they are learning and doing around the globe.
May 26, 2011 - 11:44
As Nagina Khudaynazar '11 prepares to graduate, the Daily Hampshire Gazette tells how Khudaynazar, who once fled Afghanistan, now plans to help women living there.
May 20, 2011 - 09:25
Erin Ennis '92 talked with CNBC about whether America was losing its competitive edge to China in manufacturing and production.
May 11, 2011 - 11:41

This has been the second-best year for Fulbrights in Mount Holyoke history, with eight students receiving the prestigious international scholarships.

May 10, 2011 - 16:45
In Newstime Africa, Senia Bachir-Abderahman '10 talks about life in a refugee camp and the frustration she shares with her fellow Saharawis over their political plight.
May 6, 2011 - 14:34


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