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Former president of Ireland Mary Robinson will speak about climate change on Saturday, March 9 in Mount Holyoke’s Chapin Auditorium.

February 20, 2013 - 1:00pm
On February 27, University of Oxford professor Leigh Payne will explore what happens when perpetrators of human rights atrocities publicly confess to their acts.
February 19, 2013 - 2:47pm
The College and the Peace Corps have forged a partnership to offer returning agency volunteers a fellowship and a chance to earn a Mount Holyoke M.A.T.
February 14, 2013 - 2:52pm
In an entry for the Providence Journal's This New England Blog, politics professor Andrew Reiter writes that Zero Dark Thirty and other war movies play an important social role.
February 11, 2013 - 10:58am
Professors Eva Paus and Janice Hudgings recently returned from a Women’s Education Worldwide conference, where they presented on creating “porous” classrooms.
January 22, 2013 - 4:12pm
In a blog for Pakistan's, Sarah Elahi '10 argues feminism is still relevant since equality has not been achieved, and women's rights are human rights.
January 15, 2013 - 3:47pm
Niloufer Moochhala '94 discusses her successful career in the ever-evolving world of multi-media design in articles in New Haven Independent and India New England.
January 11, 2013 - 12:55pm
Carolyn Shread, French language instructor at Mount Holyoke, discusses her translation work, and her interest in novelist Marie Vieux Chauvet, in the Haitian daily newspaper. 
January 11, 2013 - 11:48am
Merli V. Guerra '09, who spent the last year performing with the Deborah Abel Dance Company, is mentioned in a review in the English-language Indian newspaper The Hindu.
January 4, 2013 - 2:27pm
Christine Horansky '04 talks about her work on behalf of educating women and girls around the world on the Chelsea Krost Show. (Cue to minute 27.)
January 2, 2013 - 11:40am
Javaria Khan '15 tells Voice of America that, despite the events in Newtown, Connecticut, she feels safe on the Mount Holyoke campus.
December 18, 2012 - 2:41pm
Gayatri Rangachari Shah '94 provides a special report on the art of collecting for the New York Times, reviewing the debut European solo show by artist Asim Waqif.
December 12, 2012 - 4:47pm
The artist Jepchumba (Elizabeth Cheluget '07) has been named to the 2012 list of the 20 Youngest Power Women in Africa by Forbes.
December 12, 2012 - 2:53pm
A new book by international relations professor Stephen Jones, Georgia: A Political History since Independence, is reviewed in the Economist.
November 29, 2012 - 5:23pm
Raquel Silva '14

Raquel Silva ’14 has participated in an array of projects since she first traveled to the United States in 2008 – and the Brazil native has since met two American First Ladies.

November 6, 2012 - 6:30pm
Karen (Tucker) LeFrak '69 has composed the music for Gentle Memories, a new ballet performed in St. Petersburg, Russia, on Mariinsky.TV. See the video.
November 1, 2012 - 2:19pm