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Mount Holyoke's Mehnaz Tasnim '13 advocates for women's rights and fights harassment while interning for Action Aid in her native Bangladesh.
October 14, 2010 - 7:14pm
English major Violet Kupersmith ’11 braved the rainy season in Vietnam during her summer internship at the Hanoi-based international publishing house, The Gioi.
October 8, 2010 - 5:41pm
Mount Holyoke’s Amber Knee '10 develops real-life sustainable housing projects at the Amherst-based ecological architectural firm, T.I.A. Architects.
April 22, 2010 - 1:37pm
When the MHC student arrived for her first day as an intern at UN Watch in Geneva, she found herself in the whirlwind of the eleventh special session of the UN’s Human Rights Council. 
April 5, 2010 - 1:55pm
Mount Holyoke’s Allison Williams '10 applies gender theory to her internship experience at the Northampton-based Media Education Foundation.
March 31, 2010 - 4:02pm
Film studies major Ariel Hahn '10 saw the 65th Venice Film Festival through the eyes of a public relations intern for a world renowned agency.
March 11, 2010 - 1:13pm
After completing a summer internship at the Hartford Symphony Orchestra, the Connecticut native recommended looking for internships locally to fellow students.
February 16, 2010 - 12:11pm
Sarah London's internship with Worldwatch Institute confirmed that environmental studies is the right choice for her academically and professionally.
February 4, 2010 - 2:56pm
The psychology major crossed the Atlantic Ocean for the first time to help a Ghana-based organization empower African women and advocate for their rights.
January 28, 2010 - 2:12pm
The geology major studied calcium-aluminum-rich inclusions, the first rocks to form in the solar system, at the Museum of Natural History in New York City this summer.
January 8, 2010 - 4:30pm
Flamenco dancing and legends of Don Juan and Carmen captured Zilin Cui '11 during her summer in Seville, Spain, where she interned with the Center for Cross-Cultural Studies.
December 21, 2009 - 4:17pm
For six weeks this summer, Mika Weissbuch '11 taught at Breakthrough San Francisco, a nonprofit program serving low-income middle school students.
December 7, 2009 - 2:44pm
The MHC student got a taste of graduate school when she spent ten weeks working on a video fingerprinting project for the Women of Engineering program at the University of Maryland.
November 20, 2009 - 3:21pm
The economics major took on a ten-week internship in New York City at the Center for Reproductive Rights, a global legal organization advocating for women’s reproductive rights.
November 11, 2009 - 1:43pm
The Mount Holyoke student, an architectural studies major and French minor, did an intensive eight-week internship at the New York Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies.
October 26, 2009 - 4:17pm
The MHC student landed a summer internship at Ms. magazine, the groundbreaking women's rights publication, where she learned the importance of fact-checking. 
October 15, 2009 - 10:37am