War: What Is It Good For?
Mount Holyoke College students discuss "War: What Is It Good For? " Through the expertise of eight professors in fields ranging from biology to the humanities, multimedia resources, and the insights of guest speakers (including veteran and author Tyler E. Boudreau), this course looks deeply at war.
Physics Department Student Research
Independent research is a significant component of the physics major at Mount Holyoke College. Students work in atomic force microscopy and thermal mapping, and now have the capacity to fabricate solar cells and organic LEDs (OLEDs) thanks to a new lab.
In her medical anthropology course, Professor of Anthropology Lynn Morgan fosters conversations in which students challenge their assumptions about how to define disease, the proper role of biomedicine, how certain illnesses are privileged in society, and much more.