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In the latest issue of Real Simple magazine, Monika Kochhar '03 writes about why she chose to become an American citizen.
June 22, 2010 - 3:09pm

Mount Holyoke students past and present are having another banner year for prestigious fellowships, including a Boren Scholarship, three Fulbrights, and a Zell Fellowship.

May 25, 2010 - 2:45pm
Lawrence University cultural anthropologist Carla N. Daughtry '90 has been awarded a 2010 Fulbright Senior Scholar Award to teach in Cairo, Egypt.
May 17, 2010 - 2:04pm
In, English professor Donald Weber reviews the Jewish Museum's exhibit of David Goldblatt's photographic history of apartheid in South Africa.
May 10, 2010 - 4:42pm
Bosnia’s elections may decide the fate of the international experiment in statebuilding, notes IR prof Jon Western in the Global Post.
May 5, 2010 - 1:35pm
Beginning in spring 2012, Mount Holyoke will offer a semesterlong program, International Business in China, at Shanghai University of Finance and Economics.
May 4, 2010 - 1:32pm

On the April 30 edition of NPR’s Planet Money, Kimala Bennett '04 talks about wanting her fellow Jamaican entrepreneurs to be more professional--and she's written the manual.

May 3, 2010 - 2:45pm

The award-winning journalist gave a talk based her recent book, The Dark Side: The Inside Story of How the War on Terror Turned into a War on American Ideals.

April 29, 2010 - 9:30am
Now in its fifth year, the daylong Senior Symposium, held on April 16, highlighted the far-ranging intellectual pursuits of Mount Holyoke’s graduating class.
April 27, 2010 - 10:42am
Professor Lowell Gudmundson's expertise on Central America was in demand at Harvard and UMass Amherst in recent weeks.
April 26, 2010 - 2:36pm

French prof Samba Gadjigo is one of 24 filmmakers who were selected from a pool of 453 submissions to participate in the Tribeca All Access Festival.

April 22, 2010 - 12:15pm
Environmental studies major Bianca Young ’11 was among the strongest group of competitors in the Glascock Poetry Contest’s recent history, according to MHC poet Robert Shaw.
April 20, 2010 - 11:02am

Maria Bashshur Abunnasr, LITS Scholar-in-Residence, will give a talk titled “Charlotte’s Web: An American Epistolary Odyssey in Ras Beirut, 1911-1931” at 4 pm in the Stimson Room.

April 20, 2010 - 9:45am

Members of the extended MHC community will be able to watch Gail Collins's May 23 commencement address--and the rest of the time-honored ceremony--anywhere in the world.

April 19, 2010 - 12:15pm

Kaija Saariaho, one of the world’s preeminent modern composers, visited Mount Holyoke April 9-11 as this year’s Leading Women in the Arts guest artist-in-residence.

April 15, 2010 - 12:30pm

Students in Russian and Eurasian studies professor Stephen Jones’s Silk Road course build a yurt, a traditional nomadic structure, on the skating rink behind Blanchard Campus Center.

April 15, 2010 - 12:15pm