Around Campus

Meghan Godorov, associate director for alumnae and community engagement,  presents at the salary negotiation workshop. Photo by Ebru Kardan

MHC workshop: Negotiating that first salary.

Achieving equal pay for women starts with negotiating the salary for every job you accept. Ask, and you're more likely to receive, according to a CDC workshop.

Composer and music educator Hoh Chung Shih

Singaporean composer in residence at MHC.

Hoh Chung Shih, a leading composer and music educator, comes to Mount Holyoke for a week's residency and the world premiere of his new experimental work.

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Professors: How the Lynk experience works.

Three Mount Holyoke professors, writing in Peer Review, share the case study of how the College institutionalized ways for students to connect curriculum and career.

student making a presentation

Senior Symposium showcases student research.

More than 150 seniors will speak about their research and scholarship at the April 17 Senior Symposium, an all-day demonstration of students' intellectual passions.

Meghan Godorov

Negotiating salary: tips for new grads.

Meghan Godorov gives pragmatic advice and suggests simple tools that can help new grads start strong as new hires.

Detail of sculpture by Jay Mead

Artist to engage community on sustainability.

Miller Worley lecture and community project will focus on the integration of art and the creative process in the understanding of sustainability.

Associate Professor of Physics Kathy Aidala

Why aren’t there more women in science?

Professor Kathy Aidala leads a discussion about how to get more women in science at the latest SciTech Café gathering.

Actors rehearse "She Stoops to Conquer."  Photo by Lara Dubin

"She Stoops to Conquer" to be staged April 16.

Mount Holyoke College will present Oliver Goldsmith's frothy comedy of manners April 16–19 in Rooke Theatre.

Image of attendees of 2015 Women of Color conference.

Week of events honors women of color.

Members of the Mount Holyoke College community gathered for a week of events revolving around the impact of women of color March 27 to April 4, 2015.

A student reading "Americanah." Photo by John Martins

‘Americanah’ chosen as 2015 Common Read.

This fall, the entire Mount Holyoke community will read and discuss Americanah, a story of race and identity by prize-winning author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

Portrait of author Lindsey Pollak

Seniors urged to face the future confidently.

Speakers at the first Senior Summit offered encouragement and practical advice to help seniors design and achieve their own ideas of postcollege success.

image of barbed wire atop chain link fence at a prison

Alum’s clemency work draws on MHC experience.

Bridget Grier ’14 and the Clemency Project connect federal prisoners with volunteer lawyers to negotiate shorter sentences for nonviolent crimes.

Rapper Angel Haze

Rapper Angel Haze to perform April 18.

The up-and-coming rap artist, whose music is filled with social messages, will perform at Mount Holyoke College for the annual spring concert.

L-R: Representative John Scibak, President Lynn Pasquerella, Senator Kathleen O'Connor Ives '99 and Becky Wai-Ling Packard.

Alumnae legislators join Lynk on the Road.

Massachusetts political leaders discussed careers in public service with Mount Holyoke students at a March 12 Lynk on the Road event in Boston.

Scene from "How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying"

Student-led play offers feminist take on classic.

Lilly Katz ’15 reconceptualized the 1960s musical “How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying” to comment on the era's rampant sexism. The show runs April 2–3.