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Accepting the Mary Lyon Award for young alumnae

The 2019 Student Leadership and Service Awards celebrate an integral part of Mount Holyoke’s mission.

April 24, 2019 - 8:45am
Speakers at the 2019 Commencement are Barbara Smith ’69, Gary Younge and Adrienne Arsht ’63.

A renowned philanthropist, a trailblazing activist and an award-winning journalist will address the class of 2019 at Mount Holyoke’s Commencement.

April 23, 2019 - 4:15pm
April Albrecht, a Frances Perkins Scholar and gender studies major, presented her work about the ways in which polarized ideologies can prevent true dialogue.

Senior Symposium is a cherished rite of passage — and a moment to strut — for Mount Holyoke students engaged in independent study.

April 19, 2019 - 3:15pm
L-R Barbara Smith '69, Beverly Guy-Scheftall and Raquel WIllis

Mount Holyoke College’s third annual learning conference on diversity, equity and inclusion draws big crowds and big topics.

April 15, 2019 - 10:30am
This is a photo of Kerstin Nordstrom

Physics professor Kerstin Nordstrom has been awarded the prestigious CAREER research award from the National Science Foundation.

April 10, 2019 - 4:15pm
Sue Shi ‘19 was named the winner of the 2019 National Quantum Matters Science Communication Competition at the Museum of Science, Boston.

Mount Holyoke senior Sue Shi has won the 2019 National Quantum Matters Science Communication Competition.

April 10, 2019 - 2:15pm
Patricia Brennan, assistant professor in the biological sciences department

Recent research from Patricia Brennan, assistant professor of biology at Mount Holyoke, sheds new light on the inner workings of dolphin sexual anatomy.

April 8, 2019 - 4:00pm
Mount Holyoke iconic gates, with the clock tower in the background.

Mount Holyoke College’s class of 2023 is its most competitive in recent history.

April 3, 2019 - 4:45pm

Mount Holyoke’s keystone diversity conference is in its third year and going strong.

April 3, 2019 - 3:45pm
large posed group shot of about 50 mostly women on stairs and floor

Forty Mount Holyoke students talked careers in advocacy, policy, politics and more with accomplished alumnae mentors.

March 27, 2019 - 10:30am
This is a group photo of professors Jeremy King, Girma Kebbede, Bode Omojola and Amy Frary.

Mount Holyoke professors were presented with awards for their superb teaching and scholarship at the annual recognition ceremony.

March 14, 2019 - 5:00pm
Darby Dyar, blond white woman in blue sweater seated at desk with three computer monitors and charts on the wall.

Mount Holyoke College professor Darby Dyar will lead a team of researchers to study untouched moon rock samples and volcanic activity on the moon.

March 14, 2019 - 4:15pm
white woman with long blond hair dressed in black stands in front of a botanic garden's purple, red and yellow spring flowers

Jean Janecki and the Language Resource Center offer a welcoming space and the latest technology to help Mount Holyoke students learn languages and more.

March 7, 2019 - 1:00pm

Politics professor Khory, an expert in migration, international security and South Asia, will lead Mount Holyoke’s McCulloch Center for Global Initiatives.

March 7, 2019 - 11:15am
This is a photograph of Savannah Harriman-Pote ’19, in a white-and-orange sports shirt, smiling in an outdoor setting.

A photography course with an internationally-renowned photographer became an opportunity to produce a National Geographic podcast on climate change.

March 7, 2019 - 10:00am
photo of a smiling young woman carrying a box of vegetables in the foreground of a large field of spaghetti squash, oblong yellow vegetables, while a dozen others in the background also gather the squash.

Julia Talamo ’21 finds opportunity and support at Mount Holyoke as she combines her interests in the environment, racial inequity and food justice.

March 4, 2019 - 3:45pm