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Photo of Joia Muhkerjee

Global health care advocate Joia Mukherjee invited Mount Holyoke College’s graduating class to join her in transforming the world for justice and peace.

May 15, 2016 - 4:15pm
Fulbright Program logo

Five Mount Holyoke students and alumnae were offered Fulbright grants to support their work and research around the world.

May 11, 2016 - 11:30am
This is a photo of Annie Kuenning

Three students have received prestigious awards in recognition of their service to the greater good.

May 11, 2016 - 10:15am
Williston Library reading room. Photo by Michael Malyszko.

First-year student Gauri Ganjoo says that she chose Mount Holyoke College because of the supportive classroom culture she observed during admitted-students weekend.

May 6, 2016 - 2:45pm

The program of reintroducing top predators into their former habitats may cause more harm than good, says Biology Professor Martha Hoopes.

May 6, 2016 - 9:45am

Lauret Savoy’s book Trace continues to receive critical acclaim, and a recent review from her alma mater, Syracuse University, describes her journey.

May 6, 2016 - 9:30am
Professor of History Dan Czitrom

Mount Holyoke College Professor of History Daniel Czitrom discusses charges against Mayor Bill de Blasio in a recent New York Times article.

May 5, 2016 - 10:30am
The Ze2st Team

A team of six Mount Holyoke College students took the prize for “Best Business Suggestion” at a big-data analysis competition.

May 5, 2016 - 10:00am
Celine Mudahakana in Rwanda.

Mount Holyoke student Celine Mudahakana has been awarded a Davis Projects for Peace prize to help impoverished women in her native Rwanda.

May 5, 2016 - 10:00am
Panoramic view of the main floor of the Skinner Museum.

The 7,000 oddities and artifacts in the Skinner Museum were recently reorganized to hew to the original intent—but with a contemporary twist.

May 4, 2016 - 11:45am
MHC students, literary criticism seminar 1949. Photo: MHC Archives/Wallace Litwin.

The College Women website, a collaborative digital collection of archival material from the Seven Sisters, has received an additional grant from the NEH.   

April 29, 2016 - 11:30am
MHC Art Museum

The new website of the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum won an Interactive Media Council award for outstanding achievement in design and content.

April 29, 2016 - 10:30am
Kate Singer

Reading Jane Austen can teach students how to negotiate differences, adjust to social change, and navigate emotions, says MHC professor Kate Singer.

April 27, 2016 - 10:15am
Students graduating

Commencement 2016 will feature Mount Holyoke’s time-honored traditions as well as fresh new voices and faces. See a preview of the events here.

April 27, 2016 - 9:45am
Courtney Brunson

In a recent interview with Her Campus, Courtney Brunson ’16 says learning to trust the process transformed her Mount Holyoke College experience.

April 26, 2016 - 3:00pm
Williston Library reading room. Photo by Michael Malyszko.

Mount Holyoke College and its professors received several grants and fellowships between November 2015 and March 2016.

April 26, 2016 - 2:45pm

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