Class of 2006 News

MHC Senior Makes Final Cut in NYT Contest
Melissa Yasinow '06 sees journalism in her future as one of 13 finalists out of nearly 4,000 applicants in New York Times essay competition.
May 26, 2006

MHC Senior Masters French and Biochemistry
Kathryn Rose '06 will pursue a Ph.D. in French literature as a Harvard Presidential Scholar and publish a groundbreaking paper in biochemistry.
May 17, 2006

Mount Holyoke Garners Three More Fulbrights
Melissa Yasinow '06, Katie Flachs '06, and Edana Kleinhans '03 win fellowships for teaching and study abroad.
May 15, 2006

Sweet Treats for Mount Holyoke Seniors
The Alumnae Association welcomed its newest members, the class of 2006, with a strawberry and champagne celebration. View the slide show.
May 11, 2006

Student Reaches Out to Incarcerated Women
Frances Perkins Scholar Kim Keough '06 is assisting Simone Weil Davis in teaching a creative writing course to both Five College and incarcerated students.
May 4, 2006

Kara Solem ’06 Advances to Golf Nationals
Solem is one of ten individuals selected to compete at the NCAA Division III Golf Championships May 9-12 at El Campeon Golf Course in Florida.
May 8, 2006

MHC Senior Art Majors Get "Candid"
Candid, the senior studio art majors' exhibition, will be on display May 6-27 at the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum.
May 4, 2006

Meet Poet Sarah Giragosian '06
The senior will represent Mount Holyoke at the eighty-third annual Kathryn Irene Glascock Intercollegiate Poetry Competition April 28-29.
April 25, 2006

MHC Senior Symposium Highlights Student Research
Mount Holyoke seniors dazzle standing-room only crowds at College’s first campus-wide symposium of research projects.
April 25, 2006

MHC Student Named Fulbright Fellow
Lindsay Chura ’06, a double major in biology and psychology, wins prestigious Fulbright award for graduate study in Australia.
April 19, 2006

Q&A: Meet Mollie McDermott '06
Student reporter Irina Liberman '06 caught up with Mollie McDermott, who will be this year's student speaker at commencement, to discuss her MHC experience.
April 11, 2006

Two MHC Students Earn Goldwater Scholarships
Josephine Giles '07 and Caitlin Scott '07 are among this year's winners of the prestigious scholarship that honors Senator Barry M. Goldwater.
April 11, 2006

MHC Student Wins Churchill Fellowship
Viviane Callier '06 is the first MHC student ever to win the prestigious award for a year of study at Cambridge University's Churchill College.
March 22, 2006

New Phi Beta Kappa Scholars
Nine Mount Holyoke seniors were inducted into Phi Beta Kappa at the Celebration of Student Achievement held February 9.
March 3, 2006