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computer science students at Mount Holyoke College

Mount Holyoke College was recognized for its exceptional support of students from lower-income backgrounds who transfer from community colleges.

May 18, 2016 - 3:15pm
This is a photograph of Gail Hornstein

Psychology professor Gail Hornstein is spreading an approach to help those who hear voices.

May 18, 2016 - 2:00pm
Syriac medieval manuscript

Religion professor Michael Penn received a grant to teach computers to recognize and analyze handwriting in medieval manuscripts.

May 18, 2016 - 11:45am
Photo of Joia Muhkerjee

Global health care advocate Joia Mukherjee invited Mount Holyoke College’s graduating class to join her in transforming the world for justice and peace.

May 15, 2016 - 4:15pm
Fulbright Program logo

Five Mount Holyoke students and alumnae were offered Fulbright grants to support their work and research around the world.

May 11, 2016 - 11:30am
This is a photo of Annie Kuenning

Three students have received prestigious awards in recognition of their service to the greater good.

May 11, 2016 - 10:15am
Williston Library reading room. Photo by Michael Malyszko.

First-year student Gauri Ganjoo says that she chose Mount Holyoke College because of the supportive classroom culture she observed during admitted-students weekend.

May 6, 2016 - 2:45pm

The program of reintroducing top predators into their former habitats may cause more harm than good, says Biology Professor Martha Hoopes.

May 6, 2016 - 9:45am

Lauret Savoy’s book Trace continues to receive critical acclaim, and a recent review from her alma mater, Syracuse University, describes her journey.

May 6, 2016 - 9:30am
Professor of History Dan Czitrom

Mount Holyoke College Professor of History Daniel Czitrom discusses charges against Mayor Bill de Blasio in a recent New York Times article.

May 5, 2016 - 10:30am
The Ze2st Team

A team of six Mount Holyoke College students took the prize for “Best Business Suggestion” at a big-data analysis competition.

May 5, 2016 - 10:00am
Celine Mudahakana in Rwanda.

Mount Holyoke student Celine Mudahakana has been awarded a Davis Projects for Peace prize to help impoverished women in her native Rwanda.

May 5, 2016 - 10:00am
Panoramic view of the main floor of the Skinner Museum.

The 7,000 oddities and artifacts in the Skinner Museum were recently reorganized to hew to the original intent—but with a contemporary twist.

May 4, 2016 - 11:45am
MHC students, literary criticism seminar 1949. Photo: MHC Archives/Wallace Litwin.

The College Women website, a collaborative digital collection of archival material from the Seven Sisters, has received an additional grant from the NEH.   

April 29, 2016 - 11:30am
MHC Art Museum

The new website of the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum won an Interactive Media Council award for outstanding achievement in design and content.

April 29, 2016 - 10:30am
Kate Singer

Reading Jane Austen can teach students how to negotiate differences, adjust to social change, and navigate emotions, says MHC professor Kate Singer.

April 27, 2016 - 10:15am