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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 - 5:31pm
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
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 - 10:38am

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 - 2:15pm

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 - 2:30pm

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 - 11:00am
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 - 3:29pm
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 - 12:18pm

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 - 12:15pm
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 - 2:51pm

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 - 11:45am
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 - 11:44am

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