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Mount Holyoke’s winning team at the IBECC event in Santa Monica: from left, Shanae McDonald ’17, Pearl Umoye ’19 and Hadassa Mikalixen ’18.

A team of three students swept their division in an international business ethics competition, the College’s first appearance at the annual event.

May 19, 2017 - 1:45pm
National Endowment funds pilot program to explore global and local inequalities through humanities lens

National Endowment funds pilot program to explore global and local inequalities through humanities lens

May 19, 2017 - 1:00pm
The 180th Commencement of Mount Holyoke College is Sunday, May 21, at 10:30 a.m.

As the class of 2017 takes its final steps as undergraduates, a look ahead to its first strides as graduates.

May 19, 2017 - 11:45am
Odyssey Bookshop in South Hadley, Mass., will sell Mount Holyoke College clothing and more.

Mount Holyoke College spiritwear — clothing and merchandise with the College brand — will be sold by the Odyssey Bookshop, beginning in June.

May 19, 2017 - 10:30am
This is a photograph of Heidi Friedman in front of an ivy-covered brick building.

Mount Holyoke’s new HR director brings a strong business background and new strategic human resources policies.

May 16, 2017 - 1:00pm
This is a photograph of Kathryn Finney.

Finney, a fierce and tireless advocate for diversity in entrepreneurship and the tech industry, will receive an honorary degree at Commencement.

May 10, 2017 - 1:45pm
This is a photograph of Joan Biren.

Biren, whose ground-breaking photography and filmmaking have spotlighted the LGBT community, will receive an honorary degree at Commencement.

May 10, 2017 - 1:45pm
This is a photograph of three women construction workers on the work site of the Community Center.

Mount Holyoke helps women break glass ceilings — and build literal ones.

May 10, 2017 - 1:15pm
Acting President, Sonya Stephens and South Hadley Conservation Administrator, Janice Stone with Mount Holyoke staff at the tree planting.

A prairiefire crabapple tree was planted in recognition of Mount Holyoke College’s work for the community and commitment to environmental stewardship.

May 4, 2017 - 9:15am
Kate Ballantine with a group of students examining a soil sample on the Project Stream site.

More than 100 high school students spent the day at Mount Holyoke’s restoration ecology site, learning about the environment from the ground up.

May 3, 2017 - 1:45pm
This is a photograph of graduating students in their caps and gowns at the 2016 Commencement ceremony

More than 500 students will receive degrees or certificates at the 180th Commencement ceremony.

May 3, 2017 - 1:30pm
MHC’s new online map includes a feedback button for comments and suggestions.

The new online campus map is packed with useful information, can be easily read on a smartphone — and was created by a student.

May 2, 2017 - 4:00pm
At the end of Senior Symposium 2017, everyone gathered in the Kendade atrium to toast the presenters.

Senior Symposium was both serious and joyful as the class of 2017 presented their research to appreciative audiences from the College and beyond.

April 27, 2017 - 3:30pm
This is a picture of Lauret Savoy, standing in front of a tree.

Lauret Savoy, professor of environmental studies, has been awarded a Carnegie fellowship to expand her research.

April 26, 2017 - 5:30pm
The Senator waves to a packed auditorium.

The senior senator from Massachusetts had two main messages for a standing-room-only crowd at Mount Holyoke: Don't give up hope and don't stop fighting.

April 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
Using Mount Holyoke’s transmission electron microscope, Jennifer Tasneem ’17 worked closely with Blanca Carbajal González ’08 on her senior thesis on the synthesis of iron oxide nanocubes.

With a major upgrade to Mount Holyoke’s transmission electron microscope, now even first-year students can take a class in nanoscience.

April 25, 2017 - 5:15pm

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