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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
NPR's Morning Edition reports on MHC alum Zeb Bangash '04, who is making peaceful music with her cousin--a Smith graduate--amid an extremist environment in Pakistan.
April 7, 2011 - 11:26am
Boston Globe's Kevin Cullen tells the story of Nagina Khudaynazar '11, who returned to Afghanistan to research maternal mortality rates, but ended up doing a lot more.
April 5, 2011 - 9:49am
A charity soccer game last week between Mount Holyoke and a traveling Japanese team raised $3,000 for earthquake and tsunami relief for Japan.
March 31, 2011 - 6:11pm

WWLP reporter Ashley Kohl recently took part in a tea ceremony at the campus' Japanese tea house for a segment on the station's "Mass Appeal" program.

March 28, 2011 - 10:45am
Mika Weissbuch ’11 has been awarded a prestigious $10,000 Davis Projects for Peace grant to engage Nicaraguan youth through radio and digital storytelling.
March 23, 2011 - 1:14pm

Professor of French Samba Gadjigo is working on a documentary film about Ousmane Sembène, one of Africa’s best-known filmmakers and authors.

March 21, 2011 - 3:00pm
On March 26, MHC soccer players will take part in an exhibition game with a traveling Japanese team to raise money for victims of last week's earthquake and tsunami in Japan.
March 15, 2011 - 4:38pm

Covering the coverage of the new partnership between several leading women's colleges, including Mount Holyoke, and the U.S. State Department.

March 15, 2011 - 11:15am

Mount Holyoke will join the U.S. State Department and the four Sister Colleges in establishing a new global Women and Public Service Initiative.

March 12, 2011 - 6:00pm
Questioning Authority talks with Mary Hansen '10, who is about to continue the work she began at Mount Holyoke on HIV/AIDS prevention as a Peace Corps worker in Africa.
February 24, 2011 - 2:22pm
Meeran Karim '13 discovered an affinity for journalism while covering everything from bombings to pet care as an intern with Pakistan's Dawn News TV.
February 18, 2011 - 12:43pm