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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 - 11:45am
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 - 9:25am
Erin Ennis '92 talked with CNBC about whether America was losing its competitive edge to China in manufacturing and production.
May 11, 2011 - 11:41am

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

May 10, 2011 - 4:45pm
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 - 2:34pm
Vincent A. Ferraro talked with WGBY's Connecting Point about the impact of Osama Bin Laden's death on the war on terror and American foreign policy.
May 5, 2011 - 9:30am
From the Jamaican Gleaner: Filmmaker Kimala Bennett '04 launches "I Am the Change," an entrepreneurship program she's designed to inspire Jamaican high school students.
May 2, 2011 - 6:15pm
U.N.H.C.R. External Relations Officer Nayana Bose '90 talks to NPR's Morning Edition about the challenges of meeting the needs of the refugees fleeing the fighting in Libya.
April 29, 2011 - 10:44am
In a video from the U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv, Abby Goldman '10 talks about her work on hybrid materials and devices as a Fulbright Fellow at the Technion in Haifa, Israel.
April 25, 2011 - 10:05am
In the UAE's National, author Shoba Narayan '87 writes about her union of nearly 20 years, an arranged Indian marriage that she and her husband have made work.
April 20, 2011 - 3:22pm

MHC students have been awarded a trio of prestigious scholarships, including a St Andrews Society Scholarship, a Goldwater Scholarship, and two DAAD scholarships.

April 8, 2011 - 4:45pm
In the April Atlantic, MHC's Ombretta Frau comments on the sexism and racism inherent in the controversial behavior of Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.
April 7, 2011 - 4:17pm