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Lucia Garcia ’14

Video: Students presenting at the LEAP Symposium describe how Mount Holyoke helped them get the most out of their summer work experiences.

November 11, 2013 - 11:45
Carlin Carr ’00

Carlin Carr ’00 went to Mumbai to study social change. By teaching and caring for street kids, she changed their lives and her own.

November 11, 2013 - 10:30
Dancer in Take it OVER

Fall Dance features Five College students and faculty performing dynamic pieces that range in style from ballet to modern to Afro-Brazilian-Caribbean.

November 11, 2013 - 08:45
MaryAnne Young

On October 26, alumnae and friends celebrated the Campaign for Mount Holyoke's $305.4 million success and experienced the impact of their giving.

November 7, 2013 - 13:45
bowl of ice cream

Why is ice cream served at Mary Lyon’s grave each November? How long has the tradition been going on? Why do seniors wear their gowns? Find out!

November 7, 2013 - 08:45
Professor Christopher Benfey

Writing for the New York Review of Books, Professor Christopher Benfey reviews 12 Years a Slave, a new film directed by Steve McQueen.

November 6, 2013 - 16:15
Professor Thomas Wartenberg

Professor Thomas E. Wartenberg has been awarded the James and Helen Merritt Award for Distinguished Service to Philosophy of Education.

November 6, 2013 - 14:15
rubber ducky

Blake used a news item about 28,000 rubber ducks to show how pervasive harmful chemicals are in our world. The Daily Hampshire Gazette had the story.

November 6, 2013 - 08:30
Katie Dupuis ’14, one of 28 NEWMAC honorees

Twenty-eight student-athletes from MHC were chosen for the fall Academic All-Conference teams for their achievements in sports and in class.

November 5, 2013 - 14:45
Doris Kearns Goodwin

Bestselling author, nationally respected historian, and Pulitzer Prize winner Doris Kearns Goodwin will discuss her new book The Bully Pulpit.

November 4, 2013 - 16:15
Posthumous official presidential portrait, by Aaron Shikler, of John F. Kennedy.

Questioning Authority: Historian Daniel Czitrom on the myths and realities surrounding President John F. Kennedy 50 years after his death.

November 4, 2013 - 11:00
President Lynn Pasquerella

The Berkshire Eagle reports on Lynn Pasquerella’s talk to girls at Miss Hall’s School. Her theme: “When girls and women are educated, everyone thrives.”

November 4, 2013 - 09:15
Naomi Rose '84

Writing for CNN.com, marine mammal scientist Naomi D. Rose '84 says orcas should not be held in captivity and the stress of captivity greatly shortens their lives.

November 1, 2013 - 13:00

Tebo Molosiwa ’14 is trying to help a Tanzanian entrepreneur scale up a project that will turn agricultural waste into energy and provide local jobs.

November 1, 2013 - 08:30
Otto Wahl portrait

On November 20, Otto Wahl will speak on the stigma surrounding people with mental illnesses. A panel and community dialogue will follow.

October 30, 2013 - 08:45
student presenter at LEAP Symposium 2013

At the annual showcase of students’ summer work, about 120 talked about their research and internship experiences. 

October 29, 2013 - 11:45

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