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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, visiting professor of English this fall, to discuss her writing process and the teaching of writing.

November 11, 2009 - 12:45pm

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

Five new tenure-track faculty are on campus this fall: two in economics, one in mathematics, one in environmental studies, and one in English.

November 11, 2009 - 10:30am

VariAsians, which will include a dining feast followed by a spectacular array of performances, will be held in Chapin Auditorium from 6 to 9 pm November 14.

November 10, 2009 - 5:00pm

The Weissman Center will hold a special student leadership seminar with international business powerhouse and former trustee Barbara Cassani  '82 on Friday, November 20.

November 9, 2009 - 5:00pm
Professor Christopher Benfey reviews Wolf Hall, Hilary Mantel's Man Booker Prize-winning novel, in the October 29 issue of the New York Times Sunday Book Review.
November 9, 2009 - 3:27pm
The Los Angeles Times reviews professor Constantine Pleshakov's new book, There Is No Freedom Without Bread!: 1989 and the Civil War That Brought Down Communism.
November 9, 2009 - 12:09pm

The Frances Perkins Scholar and international relations and politics major has lots to be thankful for after spending three years in Iraq.

November 6, 2009 - 1:00pm

The professor emeritus of English and chair of medieval studies garners a Mellon Emeritus Fellowship for her research on British suffragette Emily Wilding Davison.

November 5, 2009 - 3:00pm
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 - 11:00am