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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
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 - 1:17pm
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 - 9:54am
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 - 3:26pm
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 - 2:34pm

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 - 11:00am
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 - 11:11am