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Thumbnail image of Steven Schmeiser.

Mount Holyoke faculty can switch between varied teaching methods easily in newly redesigned classrooms.

December 16, 2015 - 9:15am
Ruth Ozeki

Author, filmmaker, and Zen Buddhist priest Ruth Ozeki will read from her celebrated novels A Tale for the Time Being and My Year of Meats on December 10, 2015, at 7:00 pm at Mount Holyoke College.

December 9, 2015 - 2:45pm
Suzan-Lori Parks and Leah Glasser embrace at the Gish Prize ceremony.

At a gala ceremony, Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Suzan-Lori Parks accepted the $300,000 Gish Prize, thanking her Mount Holyoke College professors.

December 9, 2015 - 1:00pm
Julia Labaton

Mount Holyoke College alumna Julia Labaton, founder of RED PR, is a featured “Fempreneur” in the Huffington Post.

December 4, 2015 - 5:00pm
Maysoon Zayid

Comedian Maysoon Zayid will speak at Mount Holyoke College on December 7 about the intersection of gender, ethnicity, and disability to mark the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

December 4, 2015 - 4:00pm
Kathryn McMenimen

Mount Holyoke College professor Kathryn McMenimen was on the research team that recently revealed a revolutionary possible approach to treating cataracts.

December 3, 2015 - 11:30am
Book cover detail.

Reviews laud the new book by Mount Holyoke College professor Lauret Savoy, which explores her past, and that of the nation, in the landscape.

December 1, 2015 - 5:00pm

The Mount Holyoke College musical ensembles will join forces in two performances of Vespers, a beloved College tradition, on December 13 at 4:00 and 7:30 pm in Abbey Chapel. The groups also will perform a concert in Boston on December 4.

December 1, 2015 - 10:30am
Lynn Pasquerella

President Pasquerella spoke with WHMP radio host Bill Newman about the many challenges faced by women interested in public service.

December 1, 2015 - 10:30am
Students rehearse for the play No Exit.

The Mount Holyoke College Department of Theatre Arts will close its fall semester with a performance of Jean Paul Sartre’s 1944 one-act play, No Exit.

November 25, 2015 - 11:45am

President Pasquerella joined former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) on the Women’s Coalition for Common Sense to tackle gun violence.

November 25, 2015 - 10:15am
Ann O'Leary

Anne O’Leary, senior policy advisor to Hillary Clinton, talks about challenges facing the nation with talk show host Bill Newman.

November 19, 2015 - 3:30pm
Simon Award logo.

President Lynn Pasquerella accepted the Senator Paul Simon Award for Comprehensive Internationalization on behalf of MHC on Tuesday, November 17.

November 19, 2015 - 2:00pm

Gadjigo chronicled the work and life of Sembène, the Senegalese filmmaker and African film pioneer.

November 19, 2015 - 12:00pm
Megan Allen

Building leadership skills in teachers is a must in order to increase teacher confidence and participation in education policy, says Megan Allen.

November 19, 2015 - 10:15am
Thumbnail image of alumna at Black Alumnae Conference.

Prominent alumnae returned to campus to discuss their lives and careers, and the moments that defined their trajectories, at the Mount Holyoke College 2015 Black Alumnae Conference.

November 19, 2015 - 10:00am