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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
The MHC alumna, chief of outpatient pediatrics at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, is featured in “For Pediatricians in the Military, Duty Always Calls” in the April 12 New York Times.
April 13, 2010 - 4:48pm
“From El Barrio to the World,” which will feature the Pioneer Valley’s finest youth-produced videos, will take place from 1 to 5 pm on May 1 in Hooker Auditorium.
April 8, 2010 - 9:53am