Mount Holyoke College faculty were ranked No. 1 in “Professors Get High Marks” by The Princeton Review 

Two women on split screen staring into the camera, with the CNN logo in the lower right corner

Carmen Yulín Cruz, Weissman Fellow in Leadership at Mount Holyoke, discussed Puerto Rico’s high vaccination rate on “Amanpour.” 

December 7, 2021
Valerie Barr

Mount Holyoke professor Valerie Barr ’77 is a recipient of an NSF grant that funds a multi-institution collaboration toward diversity in computer science.

October 1, 2021
Ken Paxton, balding, waiting on a tarmac, tie flapping in the wind, gesturing

Jon Western and Mount Holyoke students uncovered the origin of a lawsuit backed by GOP attorneys general aiming to overturn the 2020 presidential election.

November 17, 2021
Thomas Burbine, visiting lecturer of astronomy

New research hints at planetary chaos in some solar systems, which may be incompatible with life, according to Mount Holyoke’s Thomas Burbine.

October 1, 2021
This is photo of Olivia Aguilar, smiling in front of a neutral background.

Olivia Aguilar, director of the Miller Worley Center for the Environment and assistant professor at Mount Holyoke, speaks to Mic about climate justice. 

November 8, 2021
Corey Flanders

Research conducted by Corey Flanders, assistant professor at Mount Holyoke, links intimate partner violence in the bi community to biphobia. 

September 23, 2021
Lydia Cheah ’20 took the Theory of Computation class at Mount Holyoke. She subsequently created videos as an independent study. Initially meant to support Mount Holyoke students, now the videos have thousands of views on YouTube.

Spurred by the mentoring of Mount Holyoke professors, Lydia Cheah ’20 has found herself leading the way to reshape the computer science career track. 

October 27, 2021
Mount Holyoke College honors retiring faculty

Ten esteemed Mount Holyoke College faculty members have retired. 

September 1, 2021

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