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This is a photograph of Elaine Chao

Under George W. Bush, Chao became the first Asian-American woman to serve on a presidential cabinet. Now she is confirmed as Secretary of Transportation.

February 7, 2017 - 10:00am

Acting President Sonya Stephens joined more than forty college and university presidents in signing a letter to President Trump urging him to “rectify or rescind the recent executive order closing our country’s borders to immigrants and others from seven majority-Muslim countries and to refugees from throughout the world.”

February 3, 2017 - 2:00pm
Black History Month

A variety of talks, films, discussions and fun events are on the calendar for Black History Month at Mount Holyoke College.

February 2, 2017 - 2:00pm
This is a text box saying, "Remembering Paige Zeiler, 1996 - 2017.)

The Mount Holyoke College community mourns the loss of a beloved student.

February 2, 2017 - 1:15pm
This is a 1933 photograph of four Mount Holyoke athletes in bloomers and short-sleeved blouses.

A newly uncovered collection of athletic apparel provides a rare glimpse into some of the earliest athletic wear for women — and the students who wore it.

February 1, 2017 - 4:30pm

Michael Flynn will speak on his latest book, “Beyond Answers: Exploring Mathematical Practices with Young Children,” at the Odyssey Bookshop.

January 31, 2017 - 11:30am

An email to the Mount Holyoke community by Acting President Sonya Stephens affirming that we will persist in promoting diverse perspectives, engaging in argument informed by evidence, and educating for meaningful change.

January 30, 2017 - 8:30pm

An email to the Mount Holyoke community by Acting President Sonya Stephens and Dean of Faculty Jon Western.

January 29, 2017 - 5:00pm
Paul Staiti

The formal portrait is a strategic way of keeping a president’s legacy, says MHC professor.

January 27, 2017 - 11:30am
Vickie Victor

When her advisor suggested computer science, Vickie Victor ’18 said no way. But she tried it anyway — and landed a summer internship at Google.

January 25, 2017 - 4:30pm
Rendering of the planned community center currently under construction.

The new community center with dining currently under construction is slated to open in early 2018.

January 24, 2017 - 2:45pm
“Dorothy Day: The World Will Be Saved by Beauty: An Intimate Portrait of My Grandmother.”

At Mount Holyoke, the granddaughter of Dorothy Day of the Catholic Worker Movement will launch the publication of her memoir about her grandmother.

January 19, 2017 - 2:45pm
Photo of Espinosa

Tiffany Espinosa named executive director of the Professional and Graduate Education program.

January 19, 2017 - 1:15pm
The Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Ng Tian Hui

The Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Ng Tian Hui, performs an all-women-composer program at its second annual Mary Lyon Concert.

January 17, 2017 - 4:15pm
A photograph of Peter Muller

Internationally known conflict photographer Peter Muller will teach a course on culture, war and violence using photography as a tool of inquiry.

January 11, 2017 - 2:30pm
This is a photographic portrait of Prewitt-Freilino.

Statistical model expert Polly Prewitt-Freilino will direct Institutional Research and Effectiveness in the Office of the President.

January 5, 2017 - 2:00pm

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