MHC Newsmakers

Lila M. Gierasch '70 Lila M. Gierasch '70, a biochemistry professor at UMass, received a Pioneer Award for $2.5 million to study how proteins form within living cells.
September 21, 2006 - 13:38
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Frances Perkins Scholar Emma Ferguson '10 is featured in an Associated Press article about baby boomers returning to college.

September 18, 2006 - 16:30
50 Top Colleges - Black Enterprise Logo Black Enterprise ranked Mount Holyoke among the top 50 colleges for African Americans in the September 2006 issue of the magazine. (PDF)
September 18, 2006 - 11:58
Vice President for Enrollment and College Relations Jane Brown tells the Daily Hampshire Gazette she doesn't expect a similar change at Mount Holyoke.
September 14, 2006 - 15:44
Inside Higher Education Logo The former Wesleyan and Emory president highlights his work with President Creighton in his autobiography, an excerpt of which is featured on Inside Higher Ed.
September 11, 2006 - 14:29
Chicago Tribune An August 20 article in the Chicago Tribune Magazine on college application essays included the essay of incoming first-year Kelsey Andersen.
August 31, 2006 - 15:06
NY Times Logo The August 31 New York Times examines a trend away from requiring the SAT at Mount Holyoke and other leading liberal arts schools.
August 31, 2006 - 13:12
The September 30 Republican spoke to vice president for enrollment Jane Brown about MHC's optional SAT submission policy in light of falling scores nationally.
August 31, 2006 - 13:03
The Republican Staff member Eileen Rakouskas, a personal historian, and Janna Biagio '08, whose mother has written memoir essays, are featured in an article in the Republican.
August 28, 2006 - 14:58
The Republican spoke to assistant professor of astronomy Thomas Burbine and other area scholars regarding Pluto's new status.
August 25, 2006 - 10:18
TTL logo Two former Take the Lead students recently received national media attention for their leadership projects that made a difference.
August 18, 2006 - 11:44
According to the Daily Hampshire Gazette, the MHC student interning in Beirut boarded a ship to Cyprus and is now flying home to Kansas City.
August 11, 2006 - 11:55
Claire Thomas '08, an intern at a Beirut newspaper, is among the foreign visitors trying to leave the war-torn city, according to the Daily Hampshire Gazette.
August 11, 2006 - 11:47

In the magazine's annual College Golf Guide, Mount Holyoke's golf program is 25th in the country in the women's academic category.

August 9, 2006 - 11:00

Bedrock, a new book coedited by Center for the Environment director Lauret Savoy, made the Wall Street Journal's five best science books.

August 4, 2006 - 10:00
Professor of sociology Richard Moran criticizes the trend of bumper stickers that highlight vacation destinations in the July 5 Seattle Times.
July 12, 2006 - 09:50

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