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The McCulloch Center for Global Initiatives will host the conference Global Challenges: Migration March 5-6 in Gamble Auditorium in the Art Building.

February 16, 2010 - 9:15am

The Mount Holyoke College soccer team recently spent a week touring Japan. Read junior defender Kim Johnson’s blog about the trip.

February 15, 2010 - 4:45pm
Sadiqa Basiri Saleem '09 has won a $50,000 award from the Diane von Furstenberg Family Foundation for her work on behalf of women in her native Afghanistan.
February 11, 2010 - 1:55pm

Mount Holyoke celebrates Black Heritage Month 2010 with a fusion of historical, cultural, spiritual, and artistic events throughout the month.

February 11, 2010 - 12:30pm
The College's a cappella groups sang their hearts out for MHC's Haiti relief effort in Chapin Auditorium on January 29. The event raised more than $1,000.
February 8, 2010 - 2:07pm
Mount Holyoke College Awards Day, which recognizes leadership by students and recent graduates, will take place February 8 in Blanchard Great Room at 4 pm.
February 4, 2010 - 11:01am
Jennifer Kyker '02, director of an NGO in Zimbabwe, has a January 30 letter in the New York Times on issues surrounding adoptions in Haiti.
February 4, 2010 - 10:41am
Questioning Authority asked Jon Western, Five College Associate Professor of International Relations, for his thoughts on Haiti’s long road to recovery.
February 2, 2010 - 2:04pm
The January 28 opening night party for Harry Potter's World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine featured indie band Harry and the Potters, a costume contest, and lots of fun.
February 2, 2010 - 9:45am

Mount Holyoke College is offering a new four-week summer program to seniors and graduates who want to teach in another country.

February 1, 2010 - 2:15pm
The psychology major crossed the Atlantic Ocean for the first time to help a Ghana-based organization empower African women and advocate for their rights.
January 28, 2010 - 2:12pm
Student group CAUSE is coordinating a Haiti relief effort with MHACASA, the MHC community, and the Five Colleges and will be posting information to their Web site.
January 22, 2010 - 3:35pm

Erin Murphy-Graham will speak about her research involving women’s education in rural Honduras and its impact on their intimate relationships.

January 21, 2010 - 1:00pm
Check out the MHC and Take the Lead alum’s blog from Antarctica. Roop is part of the PolarTREC team that is working on the WAIS Divide Ice Core Drilling Project.
January 13, 2010 - 11:37am
The geology major studied calcium-aluminum-rich inclusions, the first rocks to form in the solar system, at the Museum of Natural History in New York City this summer.
January 8, 2010 - 4:30pm

Read executive assistant to the president Jesse Lytle’s blog about his trip with MHC administrators, including president Joanne Creighton, to the WEW conference in Sydney, Australia.

January 7, 2010 - 1:00pm