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Senior Symposium 2018

Senior Symposium at Mount Holyoke celebrates academic achievement across campus and across disciplines.

April 24, 2018 - 8:45am
This is a photo of Carmen Cruz

The mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico, will speak at Mount Holyoke on women, leadership, community and the importance of building communities.

April 23, 2018 - 11:00am
Sonya Stephens, Mount Holyoke College

Sonya Stephens has been named the 19th president of Mount Holyoke College.

April 23, 2018 - 9:15am
This is a picture of the Environmental Film Festival logo

The Miller Worley Center for the Environment is bringing a three-day film festival to Mount Holyoke.

April 18, 2018 - 9:45am
The New England Consortium for Latina/o Studies, at their fall 2017 meeting at Mount Holyoke College, gathers twice a year for teaching, collaboration and leadership development.

The New England Consortium for Latina/o Studies gives Mount Holyoke professors a chance to collaborate, share best practices and offer mentorship.

April 17, 2018 - 2:45pm
The middle school girls who take Rachelle Egipeiaco’s College Access Workshop are introduced to the college search process with the hope that it becomes more accessible and less intimidating.

Rachelle Egipeiaco ’18, a first-generation college student, found her place and her mission at Mount Holyoke: helping teens see college as an option.

April 16, 2018 - 5:00pm
Students atop Mount Holyoke.

They are physicists, authors and artists. They hail from 48 of our 50 states and more than 50 countries. And they have one thing in common: Mount Holyoke.

April 12, 2018 - 3:00pm
Students in the connected courses of professors Kavita Khory, politics, and Nieves Romero-Díaz, Spanish

A new NEH grant supports Mount Holyoke in expanding its interdisciplinary courses in unusual and exciting ways for both students and faculty.  

April 11, 2018 - 3:00pm
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi will be the keynote speaker for Mount Holyoke College's 181st Commencement.

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi will deliver the keynote speech at Mount Holyoke College’s 181st Commencement.

April 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
Between them, Javeria Kella ’19 and Davan O’Donnell ’19, the first students to attend Mount Holyoke’s new joint-degree program with the Graduate Institute in Geneva, have lived or studied in nearly a dozen countries.

Juniors Javeria Kella and Davan O’Donnell are the first students to participate in Mount Holyoke’s first international joint-degree program. 

April 9, 2018 - 4:45pm
The 2018 Careers in Public Service cohort posed in the U.S. Capitol.

Mount Holyoke students spent two intensive days in the nation’s capital exploring careers in public service.

April 9, 2018 - 4:15pm

How is blackness defined in Costa Rica? It’s complicated, says Latin American studies professor Lowell Gudmundson.

April 4, 2018 - 3:45pm
This is a photograph of Tamika Mallory.

Mount Holyoke College hosts its annual Women of Color Trailblazers Leadership Conference to empower students, faculty and staff.

April 2, 2018 - 1:00pm

Mount Holyoke continues to work toward equity and inclusion as the BOOM! Learning Conference returns for a second year.

March 30, 2018 - 8:30am
Mount Holyoke College

The Board of Trustees announces that Mount Holyoke College has set the goal of being carbon neutral by the College’s bicentennial, 2037.

March 22, 2018 - 12:00pm
Kijua Sanders-McMurtry will play a key role at Mount Holyoke as the first vice president for equity and inclusion and chief diversity officer.

Kijua Sanders-McMurtry will play a key role at Mount Holyoke as the first vice president for equity and inclusion and chief diversity officer.

March 21, 2018 - 1:00pm