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Karen Vanegas '13 learned the value of education at the knee of her immigrant parents; last summer she taught the same lesson to 20 students from Los Angeles and Washington, D.C.

November 19, 2010 - 3:30pm

MHC's Waquar Ahmed has coedited a new book that challenges conventional interpretations of India’s economic growth in the last two decades.

November 19, 2010 - 1:30pm

Mohammed Jiyad, senior lecturer in Arabic at MHC, has written four books to help immerse students learning Arabic in both the language and the culture.

November 12, 2010 - 2:30pm
Professor Andrew Lass is the co-recipient of the 2010 AAA/Oxford University Press Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching of Anthropology.
November 11, 2010 - 9:02am
Members of student club Love Across the Coast spent this summer helping students in one of China’s most impoverished regions develop a new love of their own--for reading.
November 9, 2010 - 12:52pm

Environmental historian Joachim Radkau will speak on "Rediscovering the Local in the Global: How to Write a Global History of Environmentalism" November 16 in Dwight Hall.

November 8, 2010 - 10:45am
In the Daily Hampshire Gazette, Edem Torkornoo ’13 breaks down the housing crisis and discusses a talk by New York Times columnist Gretchen Morgenson.
November 4, 2010 - 11:09am
An Vo '12 has long been concerned about the families in her home country affected by the lasting contamination caused by the use of Agent Orange during the Vietnam Conflict.
November 3, 2010 - 3:47pm
Mount Holyoke was cited in a recent Chronicle of Higher Education report that listed the U.S. colleges producing the greatest numbers of Fulbright Scholars.
November 3, 2010 - 3:26pm

As the Carol Hoffmann Collins Global-Scholar-in-Residence, Peter Rosset spent October 25 to 28 discussing the international food crisis in a variety of campus settings.

November 1, 2010 - 4:30pm
From the October 29 Republican: MHC trustee Kavita Ramdas '85, senior advisor to the Global Fund for Women, spoke October 28 at the Springfield Public Forum.
October 29, 2010 - 1:31pm
The Daily Hampshire Gazette reports on Peter Rosset's visit to campus this week as the 2010 Carol Hoffmann Collins Global-Scholar-in-Residence.
October 29, 2010 - 10:01am

Princeton professor Peter Singer will speak at Mount Holyoke about the impact of the world's meat-based diet on the global famine crisis on November 11 at 7:30 pm in Hooker Auditorium.

October 25, 2010 - 11:45am
Author and former Mount Holyoke faculty member Ann Jones returned to campus to talk about her latest book, War Is Not Over When It’s Over.
October 20, 2010 - 1:18pm

In recognition of her work to educate women and girls in Afghanistan, Sadiqa Basiri Saleem '09 has been named the 2010 Patricia Blunt Koldyke Fellow.

October 20, 2010 - 10:15am

From September 22 to October 6, six South African students from the University of the Free State came to MHC to develop skills to address racism on their home campus.

October 18, 2010 - 11:45am