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Women’s colleges build confidence, writes Kristina Ramsden ’19 for Odyssey. “I am more confident in myself than I have ever been before.”

March 7, 2016 - 12:30pm
Girls in Tech organizers

The Mount Holyoke College Computer Science club will bring together women leaders in tech fields to inspire Massachusetts high school students.

March 4, 2016 - 11:30am
Five College faculty dance performance

Five College Dance Department faculty and nationally renowned guest artists will present an evening of dance March 3–5 at Mount Holyoke College.

March 2, 2016 - 4:30pm
Jhumpa Lahiri

Masterful writer and linguistic “migrant” Jhumpa Lahiri presented her latest book In altre parole in a conversation with Mount Holyoke professor Ombretta Frau.

March 2, 2016 - 2:00pm
Fulbright "Top Producer" badge

Mount Holyoke College was named one of the top producers of Fulbright students among undergraduate institutions.  

March 2, 2016 - 1:30pm
Friends of Fulbright students

Ten Argentinian students came to Mount Holyoke College to experience liberal arts education American-style through the Friends of Fulbright pilot program.

March 2, 2016 - 1:30pm
George Cobb

Mount Holyoke professor emeritus George Cobb has been chosen 2016 statistician of the year by the Boston chapter of the American Statistical Association.

March 1, 2016 - 5:30pm
Lynn Morgan, Emma “Lou” Goldfinch '17, Emily Jetmore ’18

Two students joined the Zika virus discussion in the Boston Globe and the New York Times through a class assignment to write letters to the editor.   

March 1, 2016 - 5:15pm
Mount Holyoke College flower show, March 5-20

The Spring Flower Show’s theme this year is the Emerald Isle and takes place from March 5-20 in the Talcott Greenhouse.

March 1, 2016 - 5:15pm
Thumbnail image of the rear of Blanchard Campus Center.

The Board of Trustees has approved a $50 million renovation and expansion of Blanchard Campus Center to create a hub for community and dining.

February 29, 2016 - 5:00pm
Janet Mock

Organized by students, Mount Holyoke College’s Women of Color Conference aims to encourage open dialogue, personal growth, and social advocacy.

February 29, 2016 - 4:45pm
MHC Art Museum gallery

The "Fragile Paper Timeships" exhibit, along with “Dancers of the Nightway,” featuring Navajo blankets, are on view through May 29.

February 26, 2016 - 5:15pm

The Princeton Review ranks Mount Holyoke 18th among the top 25 schools in the country for students who want to change the world.

February 26, 2016 - 4:30pm
Fire truck

The College has agreed to contribute up to $400,000 over 20 years toward the purchase of a new ladder and pumper truck for South Hadley’s Fire District 2.

February 26, 2016 - 2:30pm
Ombretta Frau

Mount Holyoke College Professor of Italian Ombretta Frau translates her review of Jhumpa Lahiri’s upcoming book In Other Words, initially published in Italian in L’Huffington Post.

February 26, 2016 - 10:00am

Mount Holyoke’s data science initiatives are part of a larger trend by liberal arts colleges toward interdisciplinary connections to computer science.

February 25, 2016 - 3:15pm