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In the December 13 issue of the Guardian, history professor Daniel Czitrom comments on the history of the Astor family in New York City's high society.
December 14, 2009 - 2:46pm

Yiting Wang '11 is a member of the Chinese youth delegation attending--and participating in--the UN's Climate Change Summit in Copenhagen, Denmark.

December 11, 2009 - 10:30am

Sarah Tulimat, Samah Majadla, and Lubna Saqran--all members of the class of 2013--talk to the BBC about coming to an American women's college from a Middle East country.

December 11, 2009 - 10:15am
Harry Potter's World, which runs January 28-February 26, will focus on Harry's magical world and its connections to Renaissance thinkers, lore, and practices.
December 7, 2009 - 2:18pm
“The greatest enemy that we all face in Afghanistan, Pakistan, or here in the U.S. is ignorance,”  writer Greg Mortenson told a packed audience December 5.
December 7, 2009 - 1:27pm
Lan Cao '83 discusses her work in international economic development in a featured news story from the William and Mary Law School.
December 2, 2009 - 2:32pm
The MHC Student Global AIDS Campaign (SGAC) will sponsor a talk, “Young, Beautiful, and (HIV) Positive,” by international AIDS activist Marvelyn Brown on Dec. 3.
November 30, 2009 - 2:59pm
Meet MHC student Ana Kniazeva ’10, who studied at the University of Leizig in Germany during her junior year. Click on her photo on the DAAD Web page to watch the video.
November 20, 2009 - 11:51am
Jane B. Brown and Donna Van Handle comment on the increase in international students attending American colleges for the Chronicle of Higher Education.
November 20, 2009 - 11:40am
The Mount Holyoke African and Caribbean Students Association (MHACASA) hosted its annual AC Day November 6 in Chapin Auditorium.
November 19, 2009 - 10:54am

Greg Mortenson will read from and sign his new book, Stones into Schools: Promoting Peace with Books, Not Bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan, at 7 pm in Chapin Auditorium.

November 16, 2009 - 10:00am
Lynn Pasquerella, an accomplished scholar, medical ethicist, and global advocate for women's education and empowerment, recently was named MHC’s 18th president.
November 13, 2009 - 10:41am
The economics major took on a ten-week internship in New York City at the Center for Reproductive Rights, a global legal organization advocating for women’s reproductive rights.
November 11, 2009 - 1:43pm
Staff writer Mickey Rathbun sat down with best-selling author Valerie Martin, visting professor of English this fall, to discuss her writing process and the teaching of writing.
November 11, 2009 - 12:52pm

In a Discovery Channel documentary, Mount Holyoke historian Daniel Czitrom tackles rumors that the nefarious Jack the Ripper crossed the Atlantic.

November 11, 2009 - 12:15pm
Questioning Authority recently asked Holger Teschke, visiting professor of German studies and critical social thought, about the twentieth anniversary of the unification of Germany.
November 11, 2009 - 11:57am

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