Tyler Protano-Goodwin ’12 turned her love of travel into a teaching and writing career in Thailand. Next up: starting a backpacking magazine in South America.

Sommelier Clara Kann ’12

Clara Kann ’12 demystifies the journey of wine from grape to bottle, and traces her own career back to the science class she didn’t want to take.

March 23, 2015 - 3:15pm
Elizabeth Figus ’09

Elizabeth Figus ’09 is hooked on the need to combine social and natural sciences to balance the needs of fishermen and the ecosystem on which they depend.

January 21, 2015 - 9:00am
Professor of Psychology Gail Hornstein

MHC psychologist Gail Hornstein is part of a movement that defies traditional psychiatric practice and has helped patients who others had labeled incurable.

March 13, 2015 - 3:45pm
Katherine Aidala, associate professor of physics at Mount Holyoke College

Katherine Aidala, a five-foot-tall female physicist at Mount Holyoke, writes for Inside Higher Ed about how both gender and stature affect her life experiences.

December 19, 2014 - 11:00am
Associate Professor of Physics Kathy Aidala

Physicist Kathy Aidala admits that scientists don't know what most of the universe is made of, and explains why they believe invisible energy and matter exist.

February 25, 2015 - 9:00am
Mallika Dutt ’83, founder and CEO of the global human rights organization Breakthrough

Mallika Dutt ’83, founder and CEO of the global human rights organization Breakthrough, uses multimedia and community engagement to change lives.

December 15, 2014 - 4:15pm
Megan Allen, visiting instructor in the Mount Holyoke College psychology and education department

Megan Allen delivers keynote speech, dispenses sound advice at the U.S. Department of Education’s Teach to Lead series.

February 17, 2015 - 12:30pm
Suzan-Lori Parks ’85

The New York Times profiles Suzan-Lori Parks, Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright and 1985 Mount Holyoke alumna, and says her new play is Parks’s “finest work yet.”

December 1, 2014 - 2:45pm

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