Aerial photo of the Mount Holyoke campus

What's happening at Mount Holyoke College?

The new calendar lists searchable events for the entire College community and the public.
Darby Dyar, blond white woman in blue sweater seated at desk with three computer monitors and charts on the wall.

Moon rocks from the 70s unsealed, studied

NASA has selected Darby Dyar to lead a team of researchers to study untouched moon rock samples and volcanic activity on the moon.

Karaoke, virtual reality and immersive games

Jean Janecki and the Language Resource Center offer a welcoming space and the latest technology to help Mount Holyoke students learn languages and more.
photo of a smiling young woman carrying a box of vegetables in the foreground of a large field of spaghetti squash, oblong yellow vegetables, while a dozen others in the background also gather the squash.

Feeding a passion for food justice

Julia Talamo ’21 finds opportunity and support at Mount Holyoke as she combines her interests in the environment, racial inequity and food justice.
This is a group photo of Dean of Faculty Jon Western with professors Jeremy King, Girma Kebbede, Bode Omojola and Amy Frary, and Acting President Sonya Stephens

Excellence awards for outstanding professors

Four Mount Holyoke professors have been honored with awards for their hard work and academic success.
A portrait of Sue Ewing taken during her years at Radcliffe College; Martha Ewing Nix ’80 in front of the Kendall Building at Mount Holyoke; Rachel Nix ’20 during MHC's Convocation.

Then and now: three generations reflect

Though times have changed, the defining characteristics of a women's college experience remain constant: it is empowering, inspiring and life-changing.