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Samba Gadjigo’s new film celebrates Ousmane Sembène, the “father of African cinema,” who taught Africans to reclaim and share their stories.

December 10, 2014 - 8:30am

Kristen Renn ’86 wrote the first comprehensive, global look at the roles women’s colleges and universities play in the twenty-first century.

November 24, 2014 - 2:00pm

US News & World Report quotes Mount Holyoke’s Career Development Center director on getting the best return on your investment in a liberal arts education.

November 21, 2014 - 8:45am

Death is seen as deeply un-American, says Mount Holyoke President and medical ethicist Lynn Pasquerella, but talking about it is a practical and moral necessity.

November 19, 2014 - 1:30pm

Mount Holyoke College education and psychology professor Jennifer Jacoby tells WalletHub what states can do to attract and retain the best teachers. 

November 14, 2014 - 10:30am

President Pasquerella represents private colleges on a state commission calling for $685 million more in public higher education funding in the next five years.

November 10, 2014 - 2:45pm

Mount Holyoke’s Andrew Reiter writes on a world politics site that, despite some recent progress, the world won’t be free of dictators anytime soon.

November 6, 2014 - 11:00am

Pieces to be performed at the November 13–15 concert spring from sources as varied as Henri Matisse’s sketches and the Hindu goddess Ganga.

October 30, 2014 - 11:30am

Nausheen Khan ’11, writing in Bangladesh’s “Dhaka Tribune,” asks how much longer women in the developing world must wait to control their own lives.

October 29, 2014 - 4:30pm
Thomas E Wartenberg, professor of philosophy

Professor Tom Wartenberg’s Philosophy for Children course is the subject of a documentary debuting November 3 on WGBY Channel 57.

October 29, 2014 - 11:30am

The McCulloch Center for Global Initiatives has produced video documentaries highlighting the breadth of MHC professors’ global research.

October 21, 2014 - 3:30pm

Jodie Pope Morrison ’97 is CEO of Tokai Pharmaceuticals, which is testing a new prostate-cancer drug. Dr. Mary-Ellen Taplin ’82 is heading the clinical trials.

October 20, 2014 - 3:15pm

Stephen Jones, professor of Russian studies, told Voice of America that “Russia’s economic woes are not necessarily due to international sanctions.”

October 16, 2014 - 12:15pm

President Pasquerella is part of a Women in Public Service Project video that aims to put women in half the world’s public service leadership positions.

October 13, 2014 - 1:30pm

The Ukraine may have disappeared from major media headlines, but the situation is far from resolved, Professor Stephen Jones tells President Pasquerella.

October 13, 2014 - 11:45am

In the New York Review of Books, English professor Christopher Benfey takes on one of the most talked-about books about education, Excellent Sheep.

October 6, 2014 - 4:00pm