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Kijua Sanders-McMurtry at the lectern at Convocation 2021.

Mount Holyoke receives diversity award

Mount Holyoke has received the 2021 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from “INSIGHT Into Diversity” magazine. 

One woman congratulates the other on her award

Breaking geographical and academic boundaries

Suparna Roychoudhury, associate professor of English, brings an expansive passion for knowledge to her teaching and scholarship at Mount Holyoke.

Students at Convocation 2021, masked and celebrating and throwing their hands up in the air

Mount Holyoke College ranks highly

Mount Holyoke College was recently lauded by U.S. News & World Report, The Princeton Review and Washington Monthly.

Marcella Runell Hall

Sophomore year, first-year questions

Mount Holyoke’s Marcella Runell Hall discussed reorienting this year’s sophomores alongside new first-year students with the Boston Globe.

Amy Shiying Wang ’22 wears a costume and holds a fan during a performance of a Chinese play.

Amy Shiying Wang

When you invest in scholarship aid at Mount Holyoke, you pave the way for international students like Amy Shiying Wang ’22 to grow and pursue their interests.

Casey Roepke ’21, smiling and wearing a striped shirt, stands in front of a dark green background.

Casey Roepke

When you invest in scholarship aid at Mount Holyoke, you pave the way for students like Casey Roepke ’21 to thrive in a diverse, collaborative community.

Photo of Marisol Fernandez ’20, seated in front of green grasses and smiling.

Marisol Fernandez

When you invest in scholarship aid at Mount Holyoke, you pave the way for students like Marisol Fernandez ’20 to grow and pursue their passions.

Students cheered in support of their classmates, waved pom-poms, performed the wave and dressed in their class colors. Seniors wore regalia topped with red hats, berets and boas in honor of the red pegasi.

A welcome return to an in-person Convocation

Cheers rang out across the Mount Holyoke College campus during the first in-person Convocation since the beginning of the pandemic. 

This is a photograph of students and families gathering on the Mount Holyoke campus.

Move-in extravaganza

Mount Holyoke College welcomes students back to the long-awaited return to fully in-person classes and community.

Mount Holyoke College honors retiring faculty

Ten Mount Holyoke faculty members retire

Ten esteemed Mount Holyoke College faculty members have retired.