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Eyitemi Popo '12

Eyitemi Popo '12 is editor-in-chief of a new digital magazine, Ayiba, which has just released its Mama Africa issue to dispel stereotypes of African women.

June 12, 2013 - 3:15pm

MHC Professor Peter Scotto, a co-translator of Daniil Kharms' work in I Am a Phenomenon Quite Out of the Ordinary, is featured in the Paris Review Daily. (See Day Two.)

May 6, 2013 - 5:00pm
Jenni "Fang" Lee '15

Fang (Jenni) Lee '15 is featured in a Daily Hampshire Gazette story about the documentary Somewhere Between, which was screened April 28 at Amherst Cinema.

April 27, 2013 - 2:00pm
Rachel Simon '11

As one of 15 current MHC alumnae Peace Corps volunteers, Rachel Simon ’11 makes a life and teaches English in an Azerbaijani village.

April 18, 2013 - 1:45pm
Tahmima Anam '97

The literary magazine Granta names Tahmima Anam '97 to its prestigious "Best of Young British Novelists" list of 20 promising writers under the age of 40.

April 16, 2013 - 9:15am
Mount Holyoke students have recently been awarded prestigious scholarships that will enable them to study and undertake projects abroad.
April 3, 2013 - 3:42pm
In an emotional piece written for Pakistan's Express Tribune, Areeba Kamal '16 contrasts her student life here in the United States with her life at home in Pakistan.
April 2, 2013 - 3:15pm
Photos: MHC President Lynn Pasquerella hosted a reception for former President of Ireland Mary Robinson, who spoke at the College earlier this month.
March 21, 2013 - 3:22pm

Anam Zehra ’14 has made a great start to a career in journalism this past year, reporting and writing from Pakistan for Reuters and the Washington Post.

March 15, 2013 - 5:15pm
Nigerian musician Baba Ken Okulolo and his all-star West African Highlife Band will perform a free concert in Mount Holyoke College’s Chapin Auditorium on March 28.
March 13, 2013 - 10:23am

Christiana Macauley ’14 recently took a close look at Sierra Leone’s Free Health Care Initiative, which provides maternal care in the African country.

March 11, 2013 - 2:15pm
Mayesha Alam '10, now an international conflict resolution specialist at Georgetown, examines the concept of justice in her native Bangaladesh in that country's Daily Star.
March 8, 2013 - 3:16pm
Mallika Dutt '83, a 2012 MHC honorary degree recipient, writes for of her optimism that the world will begin to end violence against women.
March 4, 2013 - 1:45pm
Research indicates international students don't bond with domestic students, but Mount Holyoke takes steps to counter this situation, says Inside Higher Education.
March 4, 2013 - 11:09am
The Republican and the Daily Hampshire Gazette write about the March 9 visit to Mount Holyoke from former Irish president Mary Robinson, who'll speak on climate change.
February 28, 2013 - 5:39pm

Video: In her new book, Alter-Nations, professor Amy Martin explores British hegemony and Irish nationalism during the nineteenth century.

February 28, 2013 - 11:30am