In January, Mount Holyoke welcomed spring admits, congratulated professors and student-athletes, and celebrated the community.
A guide to women’s colleges
US News & World Report says women’s colleges are “a great choice for students interested in leadership.” Kate Meacham ’20, reflecting on the unique power of our alumnae network, said, “Even if people don’t know you, they want to support you and help you.”
Remembering Shirley Chisholm
The former Mount Holyoke professor took her seat in the House of Representatives in January 1969, making history as the first Black woman to be elected to Congress. Pictured here in 1981 with the College’s 16th president, Elizabeth Kennan.