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Successfully encouraging underrepresented students to explore STEM subjects requires personal, streamlined mentoring, says MHC’s Becky Packard.

December 12, 2016 - 11:00am

Corinne Demas, Mount Holyoke professor of English, and her coauthor daughter will join other children’s book authors at Odyssey reading.

December 9, 2016 - 2:30pm
Tracy Keya and Janet Slocum in Mount Holyoke makerspace

From clothes that light up to vacuum-formed chocolate molds, the makerspace offers tools and training to create and collaborate.

December 8, 2016 - 8:30am
This is an image human-shaped paper cut outs in many different colors.

 Mount Holyoke College received a prestigious Andrew W. Mellon Foundation grant to diversify faculty and promote collaboration among departments.

December 5, 2016 - 4:00pm
David Hernández, assistant professor of Spanish, Latina/o, and Latin American studies

Immigration policy expert David Hernández calls for immigration detention practices  to be scrapped.

November 30, 2016 - 12:15pm
David Hernández

Rescinding immigration policy would make life harder for immigrant families and communities, says Hernández.

November 29, 2016 - 11:00am
This is a photograph of Catherine Corson with interns Julia Worcester ’17, Isabel Flores-Ganley ’17, and Sabine Rogers ’18 and the entire multi-institutional research team at the 2016 World Conservation Congress in September.

Political ecologist Catherine Corson took her three student interns to the World Conservation Conference in Hawaii to study global environmental politics.

November 16, 2016 - 12:30pm
Renowned writer, MHC prof. to give book reading

Mount Holyoke College music professor Mark Gionfriddo and writer Jeannie Gionfriddo will give a reading from their new book at the Odyssey on, November 16.

November 11, 2016 - 12:15pm
Robert Shaw, Professor emeritus of english

MHC professor emeritus Robert Shaw and Jocelyn Mosman ’17 will read their poetry on November 15 at the Odyssey Bookshop.

November 11, 2016 - 11:30am
Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

The Mount Holyoke College Art Museum celebrates its 140th anniversary by inviting in community and interweaving arts and curriculum.

November 8, 2016 - 11:30am
David Hernández

Immigration policy expert David Hernández spoke about how detention and incarceration rates have tripled because of legislation signed two decades ago.

November 4, 2016 - 11:30am
"My Search for Ramanujan: How I Learned to Count" by Ken Ono

Mathematician Ken Ono will give a talk about his book, My Search for Ramanujan, at Mount Holyoke College on Thursday, November 10.

November 2, 2016 - 3:15pm
On The Issues: electoral politics graphic

Visiting instructor of politics Adam Hilton offers his insight on the presidential election and explains the history of the electoral college.

November 2, 2016 - 12:45pm
LEAP 2016

From solar cells and architecture to an athletic app and teaching, students spoke about their internships and research at the 2016 LEAP presentations.

October 28, 2016 - 11:00am
Deans Latrina Denson and Marcella Runnell Hall (back row from left) with members of the MoZone team: (front from left) Julia McConnell ’17, Azulina Green ’17, Monique Roberts ’19, and Aicha Belabbes ’19, with Sarah Braverman ’17 in back

MoZone, MHC’s new peer education diversity program, provides a safe and informative space for honest talk about race, ethnicity, gender, and sexuality.

October 27, 2016 - 1:15pm

Andrew Reiter, a Mount Holyoke College expert on Latin American politics, was featured in several forums speaking about the Colombian Peace Agreement.

October 27, 2016 - 1:15pm