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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 - 10:45am

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 - 11:45am
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