Notable Alumnae in the News

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In an op-ed for the Huffington Post, Kavita Ramdas '85 discusses Peace Unveiled, the third installment in the five-part PBS series, Women, War, and Peace.
November 3, 2011 - 2:43pm
Philanthropist Adrienne Arsht '63 is profiled in the Washington Post Magazine for her patronage of the arts, education, health, and Hispanic causes.
October 27, 2011 - 5:05pm
The Saharawi people's tea ceremony—an important part of everyday life—is like their struggle for independence, writes Senia Bachir-Abderahman '10 in
October 11, 2011 - 3:20pm
On the 142nd anniversary of the birth of Gandhi, the Father of India, MHC trustee Kavita Ramdas '85 examines his legacy in the October 4 edition of the Huffington Post.
October 5, 2011 - 5:48pm
In the Huffington Post, Kavita Ramdas '85 reflects on what women around the globe have faced in the ten years since 9/11 and looks forward with hope toward the future.
September 13, 2011 - 2:34pm
President Barack Obama announced his intent to appoint Mona Sutphen ’89 to the President’s Intelligence Advisory Board, a key post in his administration.
September 12, 2011 - 9:36am
On September 6, President Barack Obama announced his nomination of Catherine Allgor FP'92 to the Board of Trustees of the James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation.
September 9, 2011 - 1:30pm
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess, cowritten by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Suzan-Lori Parks '85, received praise from the Boston Globe after opening at the ART in Boston.
September 2, 2011 - 11:19am
Julie Salamon’s new biography of Wendy Wasserstein ’71, Wendy and the Lost Boys, is receiving critical acclaim across the country for its insight into the late playwright’s life.
August 23, 2011 - 1:59pm
NPR's Heller McAlpin says author Julie Salamon's new book, Wendy and the Lost Boys, is the perfect biography for fans of the late playwright Wendy Wasserstein '71.
August 17, 2011 - 1:41pm
In her latest column for the Huffington Post, founder Sandy Rosenthal '79 writes about a tough week for the Army Corps of Engineers.
August 12, 2011 - 4:27pm

With strong endorsements, Elizabeth "Libby" Garvey '73 launches her campaign for the 30th District’s state Senate seat in Richmond, Virginia, reports the Connection.

August 12, 2011 - 12:00pm
The New York Times looks at Suzan-Lori Parks' modern-day interpretation of the classic George and Ira Gershwin opera Porgy and Bess.
August 8, 2011 - 4:34pm
President Lynn Pasquerella shares her story of how she went from being a factory worker to becoming president of MHC in Inside Higher Ed's new column, She's Got It!
August 8, 2011 - 9:48am
Lila Khan's '10 art is on display with veteran artist Humeira Ghaznavi's work in the joint exhibit, Metaphors in Black, in Islamabad, Pakistan, reports the Express Tribune.
July 29, 2011 - 1:10pm
Senior VP Mary Doswell '80 has drawn praise from Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell for her efforts to advance the future of alternative energy at Dominion Resources, Inc.
July 18, 2011 - 4:13pm