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Two photos show selfies of five students and a guide dog in Washington, D.C. One is inside the ornately decorated Rayburn Reception Room in the Capitol. In the other, the group poses with their professor in front of the Capitol against a blue sky.

Five students build careers in public policy as they work, study and live in the nation’s capital, as part of Mount Holyoke’s new program.

November 16, 2018 - 1:15pm
Mount Holyoke’s Ruth Hornsby, assistant director of grad programs, and Julio Hernandez MAT’20, a grad student in the teaching program, sit at tables and work together on their laptops.

The newest program offered by graduate programs at Mount Holyoke trains paraeducators of color working in Amherst public schools to be teachers.

November 5, 2018 - 2:00pm
A student presenting at LEAP 2018 with a slide showing a nest with eggs

The annual conference featured more than 200 student presentations about their internships and research projects.

November 2, 2018 - 8:15am
students pose near the Mount Holyoke summit sign on Mountain Day 2018.

“Mountain Day 2018: The Movie.” And other highlights from Mount Holyoke’s original holiday.

October 31, 2018 - 12:45pm
Keith Hamilton Cobbs - American Moor

This is the perfect time for “American Moor,” a play running Nov. 8–10 about one actor’s Othello audition, says Mount Holyoke professor Amy Rodgers.

October 26, 2018 - 4:15pm
Global Leadership Summit 2018

Mount Holyoke students and alumnae attended the 10-day Global Leadership Summit in South Africa this summer, returning with inspiration and commitment.

October 26, 2018 - 10:30am
Naomi Darling - Solar Time

An art installation by Mount Holyoke’s Naomi Darling that closes Nov. 7 challenges the public to engage with the sun in a meaningful way.

October 23, 2018 - 10:15am
 Amy Siskind to speak about “The List” Oct. 23 at Mount Holyoke

The author and activist will speak about her book at Mount Holyoke College on Oct. 23.

October 12, 2018 - 5:15pm
“Everyday People: The Color of Life” at Mount Holyoke

Jennifer Baker, Alexander Chee and Nelly Rosario, three of the writers in this collection, will speak at Mount Holyoke on October 16.

October 12, 2018 - 5:00pm
author talk at Mount Holyoke

Science writer and New York Times columnist Carl Zimmer will speak on Oct. 23 at Mount Holyoke College.

October 4, 2018 - 4:30pm

Mount Holyoke’s Eva Paus will speak about her new book at the Odyssey Bookshop on Oct. 10.

October 4, 2018 - 3:45pm
The Glascock Intercollegiate Poetry contest has shone a spotlight on promising young poets since 1923.
September 26, 2018 - 3:30pm
Mika McKinney ’18, 1995 – 2018, with Marty

“She inspired us all with her incredible courage, her spirit, her positive attitude and her love of life.” – C.J. Law, head riding coach

September 26, 2018 - 1:30pm
Glial cells of a fruit fly brain express green fluorescence protein, as visualized with an integrated laser scanning/spinning disk microscopy system.

The new advanced microscopy system will bring new research, interdisciplinary collaboration and community outreach opportunities to Mount Holyoke.

September 25, 2018 - 3:45pm
The Glascock Intercollegiate Poetry contest has shone a spotlight on promising young poets since 1923.
September 24, 2018 - 5:15pm
Rep. Pelosi with MHC Semester in DC students

Mount Holyoke students in the pilot MHC Semester in D.C. program began by meeting with Rep. Nita Lowey ’59 and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi.

September 20, 2018 - 2:30pm