Jon Western

Western named vice president, dean of faculty

Carol Hoffmann Collins ’63 Professor of International Studies Jon Western assumes a new role July 1 as part of a leadership transition at Mount Holyoke.
Photo of Commenceent

“We savor this moment with you.”

The Mount Holyoke class of 2016 roars in Commencement, Lyon-style. Videos, slideshows, social, and more.
Image of Geena Molinaro ’16

The class of 2016 is ready to launch.

Graduating senior Geena Molinaro discusses how her experience at Mount Holyoke made her a stronger, more compassionate leader and a better problem solver.
Photo of Middle Eastern medieval manuscripts

Medieval manuscripts going digital

Religion professor Michael Penn received a grant to teach computers to recognize and analyze handwriting in medieval manuscripts.

Changemakers shaping the world

Three students have received prestigious awards in recognition of their service to the greater good.
Photo of Norma Barrett '04

Helping Mount Holyoke open doors for women

Norma Barrett '04 understands what it's like for students overcoming obstacles to be at MHC. "I want to help them—now, and as part of my final plans."