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The Urban Teacher Pathways program’s first graduating class was recently featured on Western Massachusetts News.

In its first collaboration, the Urban Teacher Pathways program equips Holyoke teachers with the skills to build and sustain a successful classroom.

October 24, 2017 - 11:45am
Beverly Daniel Tatum will be speaking with Marcella Runell Hall, dean of students, on Nov. 2 at 7 p.m. in Chapin Auditorium.

Tatum, an expert in race relations and a former Mount Holyoke professor, dean and acting president, will spend the day on campus and give a public talk.

October 24, 2017 - 11:45am
Graphic depicting career outcomes

A Mount Holyoke team’s recent study stressed the benefits of the Lynk internship program and its implications on undergraduate career outcomes.

October 23, 2017 - 2:15pm

Gina Athena Ulysse will give a presentation exploring ways to use performance tools such as spoken word to address anthropological issues. 

October 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
The Five College Compass is available at

Five College Compass, a digital archive from Mount Holyoke, Smith and Hampshire, lets users search across schools or browse through a collection.

October 23, 2017 - 9:30am
This is a photograph of the Rockefeller residence hall, where two of the three new living-learning communities are housed

Three new Living-Learning Communities add new spaces for new and returning faces to explore their passions and find friends

October 19, 2017 - 11:30am
MHC Athletics Hall of Fame

The four latest Athletics Hall of Fame honorees represent four decades of College athletics, academic excellence and professional service.

October 17, 2017 - 12:30pm
Gloria Johnson-Powell '58

Child psychiatrist Gloria Johnson-Powell ’58 was among the first to study the effects of racism, sexual abuse and health care disparities on children.

October 17, 2017 - 10:45am
Kerstin Nordstrom, Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Physics

As a researcher, Kerstin Nordstrom studies the physics of clogging. As a teacher, she focuses on packing the science pipeline with women.

October 16, 2017 - 4:00pm
Mount Holyoke College Makerspace

The Makerspace prepares future leaders by combining technology and the liberal arts to teach and engage students studying every academic discipline.

October 13, 2017 - 2:00pm

Research by MHC’s Patricia Brennan identifies mating competition as a social influence that inhibits male ruddy duck genital growth.

October 11, 2017 - 1:15pm
Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991), The Science Pictures: Water Pattern, 1982.

Spencer Smith, physics, curates a new show of Berenice Abbott photos that integrates physics with art and brings both subjects to new audiences.

October 11, 2017 - 11:00am

DJs at Mount Holyoke’s WMHC discuss the benefits of a historically female-run college radio station and the consequences of on air diversity.

October 6, 2017 - 2:00pm
Image copyright Henry Segerman

Henry Segerman will speak about his book “Visualizing Mathematics with 3D Printing” and demonstrate how technology can make abstract ideas tangible.

October 6, 2017 - 1:45pm

A profile in The Scientist about Lila Gierasch ’70 focuses on her lifetime of research and teaching accomplishments.

October 6, 2017 - 12:30pm
Kate Ballantine

Kate Ballantine’s research on the development and functions of a restored wetlands helps to understand its effect on water quality and climate change.

October 2, 2017 - 1:15pm