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Robin Randall will lead Mount Holyoke’s Office of Admission for the year, beginning in September.

Robin Randall is joining Mount Holyoke’s Office of Admission, and will serve as the interim vice president of enrollment management in 2018-19.

July 20, 2018 - 1:30pm
Mara Benjamin joins Mount Holyoke College as the Irene Kaplan Leiwant Professor of Jewish Studies.

Breaking up families is a desecration of humanity’s divine relationship with God, wrote Mara Benjamin.

July 17, 2018 - 3:15pm
Andrea Foulkes, Chair and Professor of Mathematics and Statistics

Mount Holyoke Professor Andrea Foulkes has been awarded $1.5 million from the National Institutes of Health to discern connections in big health data.

July 12, 2018 - 3:45pm
The Glascock Intercollegiate Poetry contest has shone a spotlight on promising young poets since 1923.

Institute offerings through the College’s Professional and Graduate Education program engage a broad audience of adult learners.

July 10, 2018 - 9:00am
Franny Eremeeva ’20

On her Mount Holyoke journey, Franny Eremeeva ’20 finds the freedom and growth that comes from rejecting impossible standards.

July 9, 2018 - 4:15pm
Jailene Rodriguez '20 began her Mout Holyoke career as a high school summer scholar with the Restoration Ecology Program.

Future physician Jailene Rodriguez ’20 gained hands-on lab experience in high school via Mount Holyoke’s Restoration Ecology Summer Scholars Program.

July 9, 2018 - 9:45am

Mount Holyoke professor Darby Dyar was awarded the 2018 Eugene Shoemaker Distinguished Scientist Medal for her work on decoding the secrets of space rocks.

July 5, 2018 - 11:30am
Mount Holyoke's Christopher Mitchell on Connecting Point

On WGBY’s Connecting Point, Mount Holyoke faculty member Christopher Mitchell talks about what President Trump’s tariffs mean to the region.

July 3, 2018 - 1:45pm
Photo of Sonya Stephens, acting president and president-elect giving the welcome address at the 2018 Commencement ceremony

Sonya Stephens will be inaugurated as the 19th president of Mount Holyoke College on Saturday, September 29, 2018.

July 1, 2018 - 5:45pm
Mount Holyoke College gates

Mount Holyoke College was recognized by the Aspen Institute for its curriculum that imparts both liberal arts smarts and business acumen.

June 27, 2018 - 4:45pm
Shannon Da Silva

Mount Holyoke College has hired a new Title IX and 504 coordinator, Shannon Da Silva, to usher ideas and conversations into actions and access.

June 27, 2018 - 4:45pm
Bryan Nakayama is a visiting instructor in international relations.

A Mount Holyoke faculty member explains in Fortune why the idea of creating a space-force wing of the military shouldn’t fly.

June 25, 2018 - 2:45pm
This is a photograph of David Hernandez

A Latino Studies article by David Hernández and others from Mount Holyoke examines a visit to migrant detainees for his History of Deportation class.

June 22, 2018 - 5:15pm
Edith Amoafoa-Smart '19

Mount Holyoke gives funding to students so that they can take unpaid internships, Edith Amoafoa-Smart ’19 and Liz Lierman told ABC 30 Action News.

June 22, 2018 - 1:30pm
As director of the Teaching and Learning Initiative, Associate Professor Elizabeth Markovits oversaw the three-day workshop for faculty.

Mount Holyoke’s Elizabeth Markovits shared her expertise in political speech with The New Republic in an article about Trump’s communication style.

June 20, 2018 - 9:30am
Andrea Lawlor

The LA Review of Books featured Andrea Lawlor in conversation with Hilary Plum about Lawlor’s acclaimed novel, “Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl.” 

June 19, 2018 - 1:30pm

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