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Image of Maimuna Ahmad ’09 with current students.

Teaching to change the world.

Maimuna Ahmad ’09, CEO of Teach for Bangladesh, tells MHC students how the organization she started is transforming the lives of children and their teachers.

Paige Schonher ’15, whose presentation was "The Goodness of Beauty and the Beauty of Goodness, Or How Pop Music Will Make You a Bad Person." Photo by Emily Weir

Senior Symposium showcases student studies.

More than 150 seniors presented at the annual event, synthesizing their substantial work into 12-minute talks on topics abstract and concrete, timely and timeless.

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Fulbright grants awarded to five students, alum.

Grants from the Fulbright Program will support Mount Holyoke winners’ graduate study and independent research, and send two to teach English in Europe and Asia.

Sarita Gupta ’96, executive director of Jobs With Justice

MHC inspired alum to work for economic parity.

Sarita Gupta ’96 carried the lessons—intellectual and activist—of her college days into her work as national executive director of the progressive group Jobs With Justice.

Kendade, Carr, and Clapp halls are among the buildings set to get energy-saving upgrades.

Campus energy-efficiency plans highlighted.

Mount Holyoke College's innovative smart-energy project to enhance labs and other campus facilities is praised by energy engineers in their Zondits publication.

Mount Holyoke College Library reading room. Photo by Michael Malyszko

New grants to Mount Holyoke and its faculty.

During March and April, the College and its professors attracted these grants and fellowships.

Students with the traditional Pangy Day maypole

Pangy Day fun celebrates the world of women.

On April 24, the campus will turn out to celebrate Pangynaskeia—the world of women—with a picnic, dancing, games, and other springtime festivities.

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Student performance fuses dance, poetry.

Senior Poorna Swami's April 18 presentation, as always, combines Indian classical dance, contemporary dance, and poetry.

Megan Allen

Teachers and leaders, one and the same.

Megan Allen talks about what it takes for teachers to make policy from within the classroom.