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Mount Holyoke history major Emily Wells ’15 opens “treasure chest” of knowledge about life and death in eighteenth and nineteenth century New England.

January 12, 2015 - 4:45pm

Marleny DaRosa '13, named one of five young women changing the world through activism, founded an initiative recognizing women’s fight against violence.

January 9, 2015 - 1:45pm

Mount Holyoke professor Stephen Jones writes for openDemocracy about the key figure in sweeping economic changes in the country of Georgia.

January 8, 2015 - 8:15am

Mount Holyoke College Professor of Russian Peter Scotto receives a national award this week for a book translating the work of Russian avant-garde writer Daniil Kharms.

January 7, 2015 - 10:15am

Mount Holyoke’s “dynamic and noteworthy” community engagement programs receive a coveted Carnegie Foundation designation.

January 7, 2015 - 8:45am

Mount Holyoke College President Lynn Pasquerella was elected to the Council of Independent Colleges’ leadership group, and speaks at its annual institute.

January 5, 2015 - 9:00am

Alexi Arango used his research into efficient solar energy systems to design and build his own home, showing his students how theory works in practice.

January 2, 2015 - 9:00am

Sam Stone ’15 published her personal reflections on the day her Victorian Literature and Visual Culture class visited the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum.

December 23, 2014 - 12:15pm

Alison Safran ’14, created a nonprofit organization to help survivors of sexual and domestic violence share their stories. 

December 22, 2014 - 3:45pm

More than 200 computer science enthusiasts—more than half of them women—stayed up all night turning raw ideas into reality. This video shows creativity at work.

December 22, 2014 - 2:15pm

Stephen F. Jones explains the factors contributing to the freefalling Russian ruble in Economy Watch. Will Putin’s fate follow the ruble’s decline?

December 19, 2014 - 1:45pm

Katherine Aidala, a five-foot-tall female physicist at Mount Holyoke, writes for Inside Higher Ed about how both gender and stature affect her life experiences.

December 19, 2014 - 11:00am

President Lynn Pasquerella reflects as students head home for the holidays, tugging suitcases and buoyed by the exhilaration that comes with embracing change.

December 16, 2014 - 9:00am

National Public Radio correspondent Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson talked about reporting the stories of women in war-torn areas during a visit to Mount Holyoke.

December 15, 2014 - 6:00pm

Mallika Dutt ’83, founder and CEO of the global human rights organization Breakthrough, uses multimedia and community engagement to change lives.

December 15, 2014 - 4:15pm

President Lynn Pasquerella, Mount Holyoke College anthropologist Lynn Morgan, and a Hampshire College professor discuss abortion and contraception issues.

December 12, 2014 - 3:45pm