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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

Graduating seniors will present research on Louis Armstrong, biomimetic robots, and juvenile recidivism among a host of other subjects at annual Senior Symposium.

April 7, 2010 - 4:00pm
When the MHC student arrived for her first day as an intern at UN Watch in Geneva, she found herself in the whirlwind of the eleventh special session of the UN’s Human Rights Council. 
April 5, 2010 - 1:55pm
As a 2010 Davis Projects for Peace Prize recipient, the MHC student will return to Nepal this summer to work with local women artists for her project, "Painting a Peaceful Present.”
April 5, 2010 - 9:59am

The Five College Model UN Conference III promises an action-packed weekend of controversial topics, engaging committees, and thrilling evenings of entertainment.

April 5, 2010 - 9:45am
An Vo ’12, an international relations and French double major, has been selected to attend the third annual Clinton Global Initiative University Meeting April 16-18.
March 31, 2010 - 3:56pm
Organized by the Lyons Network and sponsored by Goldman Sachs and the Weissman Center, the March 27 conference created networking opportunities for future leaders.
March 29, 2010 - 4:36pm

Elizabeth Mandeville is working hard to improve students’ already strong record of earning coveted fellowships and places in graduate school.

March 29, 2010 - 4:30pm
Mount Holyoke’s German studies department will sponsor the thirty-third Annual German Theatre Festival and Competition Thursday, April 29.
March 29, 2010 - 2:11pm

MHC French professor Samba Gadjigo has authored a new book about African filmmaker and author Ousmane Sembène. It is due to be published April 9 by Indiana University Press.

March 26, 2010 - 11:45am