International News & Events

Family and Friends Weekend offered a wide variety of events providing insight into the intellectual, social, and spiritual opportunities that abound on MHC's campus.
November 5, 2009 - 11:00
Professor Constantine Pleshakov wins praise in the Washington Post for his book There Is No Freedom Without Bread! 1989 and the Civil War That Brought Down Communism.
November 3, 2009 - 13:17
Lynn Pasquerella, an accomplished scholar, medical ethicist, and global advocate for women's education and empowerment, has been named the 18th president of Mount Holyoke College.
November 2, 2009 - 09:54
This documentary film, which chronicles the Liberian women who ended a bloody civil war and brought peace to their country, will be screened at 7 pm in Gamble Auditorium.
October 29, 2009 - 15:26
Shoba Narayan '87, author of Monsoon Diary, writes in Abu Dhabi's The National on the role women must play in their quest for equal rights around the globe.
October 29, 2009 - 14:34

The Syracuse University prof will give a talk titled “Genèse, Évolution et État Présent des Littératures de la Caraïbe Francophone” at 4:30 pm in the Art Building, Room 220.

October 28, 2009 - 11:00
The Mount Holyoke College Kachimushi Naginata Club will host a lecture by Ban Ebisawa, a world-renowned expert in Naginata, a Japanese martial art that was originally for women.
October 27, 2009 - 11:11
Asma Jahangir spent a week at MHC as the 2009 Carol Hoffmann Collins Global Scholar-in-Residence, hosted by the McCulloch Center for Global Initiatives.
October 26, 2009 - 16:37
The Mount Holyoke student, an architectural studies major and French minor, did an intensive eight-week internship at the New York Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies.
October 26, 2009 - 16:17
Kendade Science Center was host to a world of discoveries at the annual LEAP Symposium, where 57 students presented their summer internships and research.
October 21, 2009 - 14:12
Asma Jahangir, the 2009 Carol Hoffmann Collins Global Scholar-in-Residence, spoke about her life and work in Pakistan in the October 21 issue of the Daily Hampshire Gazette.
October 21, 2009 - 10:12

The Center for the Environment is joining with other MHC and Five College efforts to participate in the International Day of Climate Action on October 24.

October 19, 2009 - 11:45
Questioning Authority asked presidential historian Joe Ellis for his thoughts on President Barack Obama winning this year’s Nobel Peace Prize. 
October 19, 2009 - 09:27
The visiting German studies prof will give a talk titled "Landscapes of Remembrance and Oblivion: Reflections of United Germany 20 Years After" on November 10.
October 16, 2009 - 11:42
Yale professor of psychiatry Dori Laub, M.D., will speak on “The Evolution of Holocaust Testimonies” when he gives the 2009 Hastorf Lecture on October 22.
October 15, 2009 - 11:36
Noted author Sergio Ramírez Mercado will give this year's Schomburg-Moreno Lecture from 4 to 6 pm on Tuesday, November 3, in the New York Room.
October 14, 2009 - 11:38


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