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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

Sasha Williams ’10 was among the winners in the McCulloch Center’s 2009-2010 Global Images Contest. View her photo of Jerusalem’s Western Wall, as well as many others.

January 20, 2010 - 3:45pm
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
The Art of Devotion: Panel Painting in Early Renaissance Italy and Crossing Boundaries/Making Connections both open February 9 at the MHC Art Museum.
January 5, 2010 - 11:12am

As part of a Collection Sharing Initiative, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation will fund the loan of 41 ancient Greek and Roman objects from the Yale Art Gallery to the MHC Art Museum.

January 4, 2010 - 2:45pm

MHC administrators, including president Joanne V. Creighton, will visit Sydney, Australia, to attend the WEW conference; Hong Kong; and Effat University in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

December 29, 2009 - 9:45am
Flamenco dancing and legends of Don Juan and Carmen captured Zilin Cui '11 during her summer in Seville, Spain, where she interned with the Center for Cross-Cultural Studies.
December 21, 2009 - 4:17pm