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Shannon Service ’97

A documentary produced by Mount Holyoke College alumna Shannon Service reveals a tangled net that connects slavery in Asia to the fish on US dinner plates.

September 24, 2015 - 9:45am
Thumbnail image of President Pasquerella and Marcia Brumit Kropf.

Alumnae representing seven decades of Mount Holyoke College graduates gathered in New York City to discuss the future direction of the College.

September 24, 2015 - 9:00am
Dust Bowl

Alumna’s writing captured life during one of America’s worst environmental disasters.

September 23, 2015 - 9:45am
President Lynn Pasquerella. Photo by John Martins.

Mount Holyoke College President Lynn Pasquerella will represent Division III on an NCAA task force devoted to promoting student-athletes’ heart health.

September 23, 2015 - 9:15am
Sea Turtle (picture courtesy of the National Aquarium.)

Holly Bourbon ’87 cares for fishes and divers at the National Aquarium.

September 22, 2015 - 4:45pm

President Obama has restored Mount McKinley’s original name—Denali—but some don’t approve. Mount Holyoke College Professor Lauret Savoy explains why.

September 22, 2015 - 3:15pm
Thumbnail image of Kimberly Dildine ’16

Two distinct curricular worlds—art and robotics—collide in a cross-disciplinary project between studio art and computer science.

September 21, 2015 - 9:15am
Amber Chand, founder of the Women’s Peace Collection.

Amber Chand, founder of the Women’s Peace Collection, will speak at Mount Holyoke September 18.

September 14, 2015 - 3:30pm
Shani Mensing '15 and Safae Alaoui Lahgazi '17 soldering Neopixel LED strips.

Crash course in programming and electronic design puts the power of production in the hands of community college students.

September 14, 2015 - 1:45pm

Mount Holyoke College Professor of Biological Sciences Susan Barry remembers her long friendship with Oliver Sacks.

September 14, 2015 - 1:30pm
Alumna at Career Networking Fair.

Students can gain career advice from, and make contacts with, two dozen Mount Holyoke alumnae at the Alumnae and Student Career Networking Fair.

September 14, 2015 - 1:30pm
Maria Mossaides ’73

Maria Mossaides ’73, a lawyer with decades of experience in child-welfare positions, will head Massachusetts’s Office of the Child Advocate at a critical time.

September 14, 2015 - 9:15am
A participant in "MHC in DC." Photo by Jenny Watermill.

Mount Holyoke College alumnae in DC rallied this summer to support and network with current students interning in the nation’s capital.

September 11, 2015 - 9:45am

Mount Holyoke College Professor of Biological Sciences Susan Barry remembered her personal connection the late Oliver Sacks on Science Friday.

September 10, 2015 - 3:15pm
A Teach for America volunteer. Photo by Mario Anzuoni.

Mount Holyoke is one of the top small colleges whose alumnae have joined this year’s Teach for America teaching corps.

September 10, 2015 - 9:45am
President Lynn Pasquerella speaks at 2015 convocation.

Mount Holyoke President Lynn Pasquerella emphasized the importance of shared work and vision in making the College community.

September 9, 2015 - 11:30am