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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

Throughout the academic year, MHC will explore the art, economics, philosophy, politics, and science of food in a multidisciplinary lecture series.

October 18, 2010 - 10:30am
Kuch Karo: Pakistani Students for Change sponsors a student film screening as part of semester-long fundraising effort for Pakistani flood relief.
October 15, 2010 - 4:27pm
Mount Holyoke's Mehnaz Tasnim '13 advocates for women's rights and fights harassment while interning for Action Aid in her native Bangladesh.
October 14, 2010 - 7:14pm

Former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Ronald Neumann will lead a panel of experts discussing state building on Friday, October 15 at 2 pm in Hooker Auditorium.

October 13, 2010 - 3:00pm

Joseph Brodsky: A Poet and his Place was a two-day celebration honoring the former United States poet laureate and Nobel Prize-winner who spent 15 years teaching at MHC.

October 12, 2010 - 3:45pm
English major Violet Kupersmith ’11 braved the rainy season in Vietnam during her summer internship at the Hanoi-based international publishing house, The Gioi.
October 8, 2010 - 5:41pm

If you attended this fall's convocation, you no doubt remember the cry of vuvuzelas ringing out over the crowd. The noise was courtesy of the South African-inspired field hockey team.

October 8, 2010 - 5:30pm

Eco-critic Ashton Nichols will speak on "Beyond Romantic Ecocriticism: Toward Urbanatural Roosting" on October 13 at 6:45 pm in the New York Room at Mary Woolley Hall.

October 6, 2010 - 3:00pm