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Contest participants: (back row from left) Ying Wang (faculty), Virginia Henning ’20, Odiche Nwabuikwu ’18, Gillian Hagen ’20 and Clara Wang ’19. (Front row from left) Lei Yan (faculty), Sarah Ratzlaff ’20, Catherine Peabody ’20 and Lisha Xu (faculty).
Mount Holyoke students excel in language proficiency contests, bringing home top prizes in Chinese and Japanese competitions this spring.
Ajay Sinha, Mount Holyoke College
Films, one of India’s many rich artistic traditions, are far more sophisticated, creative, and self-aware than the “Bollywood” moniker implies.
Upasana Sharma ’18 Mount Holyoke College
Upasana Sharma '18: the first MHC student to win a General Course scholarship from the London School of Economics, will study British colonialism.
Suk Massey, Five College Lecturer in Korean
Five College Korean language instructor, Suk Massey, recently published two Korean eTextbooks.
 Rie Hachiyanagi Professor of Art Studio
Mount Holyoke College’s Rie Hachiyanagi is featured on the cover of World Sculpture News for her transcendent paper art.
Zainab Salbi
Featuring: Zainab Salbi, 2016 Carol Hoffmann Collins Global Scholar-in-Residence
Kyae-Sung Park Configure Five College Lecturer in Korean
"I am very proud of my students who begin with little or no knowledge in Korean and become fluent Korean speakers."
This is the Fulbright logo.
Mount Holyoke College students swept up seven Fulbrights this year, along with two Davis Projects for Peace grants and two critical language study awards.