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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
Four Mount Holyoke alumnae who were French majors will participate in a panel discussion at 4:15 pm in North Rocky Living Room.
March 25, 2010 - 4:21pm
Dean of the Faculty Donal O'Shea commented in the March 23 issue of the St. Petersburg Times on the $1 million prize recently awarded to a Russian math genius.
March 25, 2010 - 4:06pm
Current Mount Holyoke trustee and former Five College Professor of International Relations Anthony Lake has been named head of UNICEF.
March 25, 2010 - 2:16pm

Hailed as “one of contemporary music’s most powerful voices,” Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho is MHC’s 2010 Leading Women in the Arts guest artist-in-residence.

March 23, 2010 - 12:30pm
The band Lyuti Chushki (Bulgarian for "hot peppers") will immerse the local community in Bulgarian folklore through a series of workshops and a joyful live performance.
March 22, 2010 - 2:10pm
Mount Holyoke College's Asian studies department will sponsor its annual Arabic Film Festival, which runs from March 28 through April 1.
March 19, 2010 - 11:34am

The author of the popular No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series will read from and discuss his new book, The Double Comfort Safari Club, at 7 pm in Chapin Auditorium.

March 17, 2010 - 2:30pm
The New England Women's Global Leadership Conference is designed to enhance participants’ understanding of finance, public policy, nonprofits, marketing, media, and entertainment.
March 17, 2010 - 11:03am
After attending MHC's Take the Lead program, 16-year-old Maya Mason raised money to provide educational support to young women in Bangladesh.
March 17, 2010 - 10:02am

Mount Holyoke moved up in the rankings to seventeenth on the annual list of “Top Peace Corps Volunteer Producing Colleges and Universities.”

March 3, 2010 - 12:15pm
Five College students will compete in musical and dramatic performances in languages from around the world at 8 pm in Blanchard Campus Center’s Great Room.
March 3, 2010 - 9:44am

MIT’s Iqbal Quadir and Nicholas Sullivan will give a lecture titled “Bottom-up Entrepreneurship for Democracy and Development” at 4 pm in Hooker Auditorium.

March 2, 2010 - 2:15pm

In preparation for the Global Challenges: Migration conference, seven professors have been team-teaching a seminar examining the current surge in migration.

February 26, 2010 - 1:45pm
Faculty, staff, and students gathered February 22 in Pratt Hall to honor four distinguished professors: Margaret Robinson, Ying Wang, Robert Shilkret, and Darby Dyar.
February 23, 2010 - 2:47pm

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