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Best-selling author Deborah Harkness reflects on her experience at Hedgebrook, a retreat for women writers founded by fellow MHC alumna Nancy Nordhoff.

October 28, 2015 - 11:00am
Posse 6 with their mentor, Aime DeGrenier.

Each year, a new class of Posse students comes to Mount Holyoke College ready to learn, engage, and lead.

October 27, 2015 - 5:15pm
Amina Steinfels

Associate Professor of Religion Amina Steinfels explores the conflation of Islam and ISIS and an unexpected opportunity for learning is revealed.

October 26, 2015 - 10:45am
Global Connections Conference poster.

A Global Connections Conference will bring together leaders from around the world who bring creative approaches to global challenges.

October 21, 2015 - 4:45pm
Thumbnail image of jack o’lantern.

Mount Holyoke College's Theatre Arts department will present areimagined version of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, with an all-student cast.

October 21, 2015 - 4:15pm
Thumbnail image of Saadia El Karfi ’17.

Students from Mount Holyoke and other women’s colleges traveled to New York City to learn about banking from prominent alumnae in the industry.

October 21, 2015 - 1:15pm
Sybil Stockdale, left, at her husband's memorial service.

Mount Holyoke College alumna Sybil Stockdale ’46, a pioneer in speaking out publicly about the treatment of American soldiers, died at age 90 after a lifetime of advocacy for prisoners of war.

October 19, 2015 - 3:00pm
Magaret Atwood

Best-selling author Margaret Atwood will discuss her newest novel, set in a dystopian alternative present, on Thursday, October 22 at MHC.

October 19, 2015 - 9:15am

Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Suzan-Lori Parks, known for work that challenges societal assumptions with wit and wordplay, wins $300,000 Gish Prize.

October 16, 2015 - 1:30pm

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

October 14, 2015 - 12:45pm

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