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Thumbnail image of Carly Bidner ’17.

Carly Bidner ’17 writes from Bloemfontein, South Africa, where she is participating in a global leadership summit on diversity. 

July 13, 2015 - 11:00am
Mary A. Francis ’86

Mary A. Francis ’86, Chevron’s chief governance officer, said critical-thinking skills fostered at Mount Holyoke have proved valuable in her professional life.

July 13, 2015 - 8:45am
Myrna Moman ’53 and a mouse in the physiology lab. Photo: MHC Archives

The Seven Sisters colleges have made available documents on the history of women in American higher education at a free, searchable website.

July 10, 2015 - 1:30pm
Andrew G. Reiter, assistant professor of politics

Mount Holyoke professor Reiter says society must ensure that the ban on Confederate flag sales also leads less tolerance of the racism the flag symbolizes.

July 9, 2015 - 1:30pm
Shoshana Walter ’07

Shoshana Walter ’07, winner of a major journalism award, revels in the challenging work of reporting in-depth crime stories that can have significant social impact.

July 7, 2015 - 9:00am
Megan Allen, director of the Master of Arts in Teacher Leadership Program at Mount Holyoke College

The head of Mount Holyoke College's teacher leadership master's program gives advice on how to make public speaking less stressful and more effective.

July 2, 2015 - 1:45pm
Lynda J. Morgan, professor of history

To understand and fight contemporary racial violence we must grasp slavery's long-lasting effects, says Mount Holyoke professor Lynda Morgan.

June 30, 2015 - 11:00am
 Lily Eisermann MAT’15

Lily Eisermann, who just earned her master's in teaching from Mount Holyoke, heads to South Africa this summer to discover what learning and teaching look like there.

June 30, 2015 - 9:30am
Thumbnail image of Richard Moran.

Professor Richard Moran discusses on the trial, and its subsequent death sentence, of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

June 29, 2015 - 3:45pm
Thumbnail image of Gail Berson.

Gail Berson, a veteran admissions executive and consultant, has been named Mount Holyoke College’s next vice president for enrollment and dean of admission.

June 29, 2015 - 9:30am
Michelle Brooks-Thompson ’06

When Michelle Brooks-Thompson ’06 revealed her gale-force voice on TV’s sing-off The Voice, she brought down the house and amped up a flourishing career.

June 26, 2015 - 2:00pm
Frances Perkins

A article noted surging interest in having Mount Holyoke alumna Frances Perkins, first woman US cabinet member, become the face on every $10 bill.

June 25, 2015 - 8:45am
Thumbnail image of Mary Graham Davis ’65.

As she prepares to retire from her volunteer service to Mount Holyoke, Mary Graham Davis ’65 reflects on the College’s commitment to “stay relevant” amid global change.

June 22, 2015 - 3:15pm
Detail from the reunion book of the class of '65

The class of 1965 demonstrates community, cohesion, and pride, extending their Mount Holyoke College experience for half a century. 

June 16, 2015 - 5:30pm
Catherine Onyemelukwe '62

A memoir by Catherine Onyemelukwe '62, a German major, chronicles her Peace Corps work in Nigeria and her decades-long personal and professional ties to that country and its people.

June 15, 2015 - 9:30am
Beth Linder Carr and daughter Zoe Crabtree '15

The mother of a new alumna reflects on the enduring worth of broad knowledge as her daughter graduates.

June 12, 2015 - 11:30am