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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 - 5:37pm
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 - 4:13pm

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 - 2:00pm
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 - 4:14pm
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 - 10:24am
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 - 10:50am
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 - 1:10pm
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 - 9:51am
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 - 1:09pm
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 - 9:54am
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 - 6:32pm
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 - 4:51pm
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 - 12:31pm
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 - 6:00pm

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 - 5:30pm
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 - 11:24am