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Songqiao Yao '11 in Antarctica

Mount Holyoke alumna and environmental activist Songqiao Yao ’11 realized her childhood dream of visiting Antarctica—and now works to save it.

March 23, 2016 - 11:30am
Indira Peterson

Two Mount Holyoke professors will discuss their respective work in classical Indian poetry and Asian immigration at upcoming Odyssey Bookshop readings.

March 22, 2016 - 3:30pm
computer science students

Computer scientist Lorie Loeb will give the Jean Sammet ’48 Lecture on using technology for social change, and offer creativity workshops for students.

March 22, 2016 - 10:45am
Mount Holyoke College gates

Tapas Bhate Kulkarni ’15 says the Mount Holyoke community helped her understand political tensions between her own home country of India and neighboring Pakistan

March 16, 2016 - 2:00pm
War of the Watts

Mount Holyoke students recently competed to reduce their energy use in the fourth annual War of the Watts, hosted by the campus Eco-Reps.

March 16, 2016 - 9:45am
Kathryn Irene Glascock ’22

Poetry lovers, take note: Mount Holyoke College to host its annual Glascock poetry contest, “an illustrious and all-around exceptional affair.”

March 15, 2016 - 3:45pm
Rockia Coulibaly '16

Students interested in public service visited the Ford Foundation in New York City to connect with alumnae leaders in the field.

March 15, 2016 - 2:00pm

Joseph Ellis, professor of history, contextualizes the current peak of Islamophobic sentiment in the United States, a nation of immigrants.

March 15, 2016 - 10:45am
Image of Samba Gadjigo

Professors in physics, French, history, and economics were honored with faculty awards for their outstanding research and teaching at Mount Holyoke College.

March 10, 2016 - 1:15pm

Becky Packard, professor of psychology and education, spoke on the importance of mentoring at the Emerging Researchers National Conference in STEM.

March 9, 2016 - 5:00pm
Society of Physics Students 2014-2015

The Society of Physics Students at Mount Holyoke College has won outstanding chapter for the 2014–2015 academic year.

March 8, 2016 - 11:00am
Thumbnail image of Meyerowitz photo detail.

“Few if any photographers handle color with such delicate fineness,” said a Globe review of the Joel Meyerowitz exhibit now at the Mount Holyoke museum.

March 8, 2016 - 10:45am

Mount Holyoke President Lynn Pasquerella, a medical ethicist, discusses death and dying and why they continue to mystify us.

March 8, 2016 - 9:45am
Mount Holyoke College gates

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