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 Liza A. Talusan

The April 2 Hortense Parker celebration will feature histories of the campus cultural centers, a keynote talk, music, drumming, dance, and an essay reading.

March 27, 2015 - 9:00pm
Ilyasah Shabazz

Community organizer, writer Ilyasah Shabazz and Fresh Prince actress Karyn Parsons will give keynote addresses at the event. Workshops and panels also are planned.

March 27, 2015 - 8:30pm
Call to Consciousness poster

Mount Holyoke students convene communitywide awareness-raising event to spur conversation and awareness about race and social justice.

March 26, 2015 - 12:00pm
Bess O'Brien '81

The award-winning documentary gives an inside view of prescription drug addiction in Vermont.

March 23, 2015 - 12:30pm
A member of MHC's Model United Nations team practices for competition. Photo by Jim Gipe.

Mount Holyoke ranks nationally among the highly competitive, and usually male-dominated, Model United Nations clubs.

March 23, 2015 - 10:30am
Portrait of Kathryn Irene Glascock '22, founder of the Intercollegiate Poetry Competition

Emma Ginader ’15, who is finishing a volume of poems as her thesis, will represent Mount Holyoke College at the Glascock Poetry Competition March 27.

March 23, 2015 - 10:00am
Mount Holyoke College Glee Club

Mount Holyoke hosts the all-male Virginia Glee Club for a March 28 concert to feature the Duruflé Requiem, classic and contemporary pieces, and rousing college songs.

March 23, 2015 - 9:15am
Opera singer Jun’an Wang

Internationally acclaimed Chinese Yue opera star Jun’an Wang will host a Chinese Yue opera lecture-demonstration titled “The Magic of Yue Opera: The Technique of Chinese Operatic Singing” on Friday, March 27 at Mount Holyoke College.

March 13, 2015 - 10:15am
red tulip in bloom

Although the botanic garden is used year-round, visitors are drawn in greatest numbers to the annual spring flower show, which runs through March 22.

March 10, 2015 - 4:15pm
A soloist in the 2013 "Big Broadcast!”  Photo by Olivia Lammel ’14

The MHC Jazz Ensembles will present a swing-era radio show with vintage commercials, news, clothing, hairstyles, and vocal and instrumental jazz favorites.

March 2, 2015 - 11:00am
student speaking at podium

More than 20 students read excerpts from their original work at Mount Holyoke's annual Department of English writers' showcase.

February 25, 2015 - 8:30am
flower bulbs

The weather outside is frightful, but the blooming flowers inside will be delightful when the annual Talcott Greenhouse flower show opens on March 7.

February 24, 2015 - 3:15pm
Author Erik Larson

Authors will read from books on the Black Arts Movement, the Lusitania sinking, and political theory in March's Odyssey Bookshop-Mount Holyoke sponsored events.

February 24, 2015 - 8:45am
Student in the Betty Shabazz House at Mount Holyoke College.

A Weissman Center workshop teaches students the importance of really listening to others’ viewpoints, and how this helps leaders move a group forward.

February 16, 2015 - 2:30pm
Math educator, activist, and author José Luis Vilson

The New York City math educator calls for teachers to claim their power and help reform education so that it benefits students of all races, abilities, and classes.

February 9, 2015 - 12:00pm
Hortense Parker, the first African American student known to attend Mount Holyoke College.

Mount Holyoke’s events celebrate the “living legends” whose names are not well known but whose lives enhance the wider narrative of African American history.

February 5, 2015 - 3:30pm

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