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Dental student Laurian Lue Yen '10, chairman of the Association for Oral Health/Brush Up Jamaica, writes about the program for IADS Magazine. (See pages 6-9.)
October 30, 2012 - 6:03pm
In support of the U.S. Department of State's mission to educate and advance women worldwide, Mount Holyoke has welcomed two NeXXt Scholars in STEM fields this fall.
October 27, 2012 - 5:03pm
MHC politics professor Vincent Ferraro tells the Republican Americans were "expecting the end of the world at any point” during the Cuban Missile Crisis 50 years ago.
October 22, 2012 - 12:20pm

For Barnali Dash ‘15, this fall was filled with success and excitement as she competed and became a finalist in the INDIAFRICA Business Venture Competition.

October 16, 2012 - 4:15pm

Geology professor Alan Werner has coauthored of a new study helping to quash claims that climate change is solely the result of natural climate cycles.

October 15, 2012 - 10:15am
Art preservationist Elizabeth Kaiser Schulte '76 has been awarded the prestigious Booth Family Rome Prize for her study of the history of Rome through maps. (Scroll down.)
October 11, 2012 - 7:28pm
Karachi native Sanaa Jatoi '14 has written a commentary on the Taliban shooting of 14-year-old education advocate Malala Yousafzai for Pakistan's Express Tribune.
October 10, 2012 - 4:43pm
Georgians face crucial decisions in their general election if they are to restore credibility in democracy, says MHC's Stephen Jones in an article in USA Today.
October 2, 2012 - 1:28pm
As half of the musical duo Zeb and Haniya, currently touring the United States, Zeb Bangash '04 is featured in the Helena, Montana, Independent Record.
September 27, 2012 - 5:58pm
In a blog entry for the Women in Public Service Project (WPSP), former Mount Holyoke SGA president Marija Tesla '11 reports on her recent trip to Russia.
September 25, 2012 - 1:04pm

Natalia Alvarez Díaz '13 will represent MHC on a Women in Public Service Project panel on United Nations issues, to be livestreamed at 6:30 pm today from Barnard College.

September 24, 2012 - 10:45am

Andrew G. Reiter, assistant professor of politics, discusses President Barack Obama’s first-term foreign policy accomplishments in Asia for

September 21, 2012 - 9:30am
Author Douglas Johnson, a scholar specializing in the history of North East Africa, Sudan, and Southern Sudan, will speak at Mount Holyoke October 4.
September 20, 2012 - 8:20pm
Meeran Karim '13 writes for Himal Southasian magazine about searching for her heritage--and discovering a poet from Kashmir, her mother's homeland, in the MHC library.
September 20, 2012 - 3:24pm

Shannon Service '97 gained the support of NPR to launch an intensive–and disturbing–investigation into the practice of human trafficking in the Thai fishing industry.

September 18, 2012 - 4:30pm
By cleaning up an Agent Orange-poisoned site in Vietnam, the US may be compelled to deal with other legacies of war, writes MHC's Andrew Reiter in the Providence Journal.
September 17, 2012 - 3:31pm