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Opera singer Jun’an Wang

Internationally acclaimed Chinese Yue opera star Jun’an Wang will host a Chinese Yue opera lecture-demonstration titled “The Magic of Yue Opera: The Technique of Chinese Operatic Singing” on Friday, March 27 at Mount Holyoke College.

March 13, 2015 - 10:15am

Mount Holyoke College has launched a national search for an innovative leader with a strong commitment to women’s education and excellence in liberal education to serve as the next vice president for enrollment and dean of admission.

March 11, 2015 - 1:30pm
Jessica Espinosa ’15. Photo by John Martins.

All Mount Holyoke College students are guaranteed one paid internship. This biology major landed lab work each semester, and paid research jobs every summer.

March 11, 2015 - 12:00pm

Eight MHC students were selected to compete in the prestigious Global Initiative University exchange.

March 11, 2015 - 11:00am
Computer science student Katie Ho ’16

Mount Holyoke faculty members have been awarded a grant to establish a new peer-mentoring program for computer science students.

March 11, 2015 - 9:45am
red tulip in bloom

Although the botanic garden is used year-round, visitors are drawn in greatest numbers to the annual spring flower show, which runs through March 22.

March 10, 2015 - 4:15pm
Gwen Coiley '13. Image by Grace Fitzpatrick

Gwen Coiley '13 connects MHC students fluent in Spanish with Holyoke public schools, who need their translation and interpretation services to reach parents and kids.

March 9, 2015 - 3:30pm
Image of Sweet Briar College sign

AACU president and MHC alumna Carol Geary Schneider writes about the value of the liberal arts and women’s education.

March 6, 2015 - 3:45pm
UFS students with Mount Holyoke student hosts

Student exchange focuses on making connections, and exploring solutions to issues of diversity and inclusion.

March 6, 2015 - 2:45pm
Faculty award winner Maria Gomez

Four outstanding faculty members are honored for their work in teaching and research.

March 4, 2015 - 3:30pm
Students on Rapa Nui

Mount Holyoke students help the Rapa Nui community reengage with its culture.

March 3, 2015 - 12:00pm
Thumbnail of Ellen Chilemba ’17

Social entrepreneur Ellen Chilemba ’17 is showing the women of the world's poorest country how to lift themselves out of poverty.

March 2, 2015 - 2:15pm
A soloist in the 2013 "Big Broadcast!”  Photo by Olivia Lammel ’14

The MHC Jazz Ensembles will present a swing-era radio show with vintage commercials, news, clothing, hairstyles, and vocal and instrumental jazz favorites.

March 2, 2015 - 11:00am
a graduate's mortarboard

U.S. News reports that Mount Holyoke is a "top performer" for graduating talented lower-income students compared with the overall student body.

February 26, 2015 - 2:30pm
Associate Professor of Physics Kathy Aidala

Physicist Kathy Aidala admits that scientists don't know what most of the universe is made of, and explains why they believe invisible energy and matter exist.

February 25, 2015 - 9:00am
student speaking at podium

More than 20 students read excerpts from their original work at Mount Holyoke's annual Department of English writers' showcase.

February 25, 2015 - 8:30am