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Darby Dyar, professor of astronomy, discusses her work and research at TEDxSpringfield.

October 13, 2015 - 11:30am

Acclaimed film and TV production designer Patrizia von Brandenstein will speak at Mount Holyoke College Thursday, October 15.

October 13, 2015 - 11:00am
Thumbnail photo  of Gita Sen.

Mount Holyoke’s 2015 Global Scholar-in-Residence Gita Sen, an international expert in gender equality, will visit campus October 19-23. 

October 13, 2015 - 8:00am
Fall foliage on campus.

Family and Friends Weekend provides an inside view of college life—living, learning, and playing—for Mount Holyoke College’s extended community.

October 9, 2015 - 11:00am
Susana Morris

A Mount Holyoke College alumna writes on the many advantages all-women’s colleges confer on their students.

October 7, 2015 - 10:00am
Students atop Mount Holyoke.

Students flocked to the summit of Mount Holyoke for Mountain Day, joined by President Pasquerella, faculty, staff, and even a cardboard Pope Francis.

October 6, 2015 - 3:00pm
"Asterisk Branch" (detail) by Mel Bochner, from the portfolio "Counting Alternatives: The Wittgenstein Illustrations." Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

Mount Holyoke professor Tom Wartenberg explains how Mel Bochner illustrated abstract philosophical ideas, and how we can grasp the connections.

October 6, 2015 - 9:15am
Thumbnail image of student on Mount Holyoke.

Mount Holyoke College students are invited to put down their books and put on their boots for a hike up the mountain and a day of celebration.

October 6, 2015 - 7:00am
Steven Tepper

“Creativity guru” Steven Tepper predicted a bright, if changing, future for artists and other creative workers when he spoke at Mount Holyoke.

October 5, 2015 - 4:30pm
A Mount Holyoke student practices for Model UN competition. Photo by Jim Gipe.

This fall, Mount Holyoke’s powerful Model United Nations team hopes to repeat its spring achievement: finishing competition as the #1 women’s college.

October 5, 2015 - 9:45am
President Lynn Pasquerella.

MHC President Lynn Pasquerella’s visit to Belgium included a women's leadership panel discussion with the US ambassador.

October 2, 2015 - 11:00am
Sarah Hwang ’17

Social-justice activist Sarah Hwang ’17 told Her Campus that “attending a women’s college has given me the confidence to become a changemaker.”

October 2, 2015 - 9:30am
Kathryn Matthew ’76

Mount Holyoke College alumna Kathryn Matthew will lead the agency that provides federal support to 158,000 US libraries and museums.

October 1, 2015 - 10:15am
Naomi Klein and Timothy Farnham, Director of the Miller Worley Center for the Environment

Author and environmentalist Naomi Klein delivered the Miller Worley Environmental Leadership Lecture, emphasizing need for unity among activists.

September 30, 2015 - 5:00pm
The Orchards Golf Club

Elisabeth Skinner and Donald Ross are among the 2015 inductees to the Western Massachusetts Golf Hall of Fame, to be held at the Orchards Golf Club.

September 30, 2015 - 4:30pm
Logo for the 2015 Mount Holyoke European Alumnae Symposium.

Mount Holyoke alumnae will gather in Belgium to discuss with experts the many facets of Europe’s power and purpose in a changing world.

September 28, 2015 - 10:00am