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Students atop Mount Holyoke.

Students flocked to the summit of Mount Holyoke for Mountain Day, joined by President Pasquerella, faculty, staff, and even a cardboard Pope Francis.

October 6, 2015 - 3:00pm
"Asterisk Branch" (detail) by Mel Bochner, from the portfolio "Counting Alternatives: The Wittgenstein Illustrations." Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

Mount Holyoke professor Tom Wartenberg explains how Mel Bochner illustrated abstract philosophical ideas, and how we can grasp the connections.

October 6, 2015 - 9:15am
Thumbnail image of student on Mount Holyoke.

Mount Holyoke College students are invited to put down their books and put on their boots for a hike up the mountain and a day of celebration.

October 6, 2015 - 7:00am
Steven Tepper

“Creativity guru” Steven Tepper predicted a bright, if changing, future for artists and other creative workers when he spoke at Mount Holyoke.

October 5, 2015 - 4:30pm
A Mount Holyoke student practices for Model UN competition. Photo by Jim Gipe.

This fall, Mount Holyoke’s powerful Model United Nations team hopes to repeat its spring achievement: finishing competition as the #1 women’s college.

October 5, 2015 - 9:45am
President Lynn Pasquerella.

MHC President Lynn Pasquerella’s visit to Belgium included a women's leadership panel discussion with the US ambassador.

October 2, 2015 - 11:00am
Sarah Hwang ’17

Social-justice activist Sarah Hwang ’17 told Her Campus that “attending a women’s college has given me the confidence to become a changemaker.”

October 2, 2015 - 9:30am
Kathryn Matthew ’76

Mount Holyoke College alumna Kathryn Matthew will lead the agency that provides federal support to 158,000 US libraries and museums.

October 1, 2015 - 10:15am
Naomi Klein and Timothy Farnham, Director of the Miller Worley Center for the Environment

Author and environmentalist Naomi Klein delivered the Miller Worley Environmental Leadership Lecture, emphasizing need for unity among activists.

September 30, 2015 - 5:00pm
The Orchards Golf Club

Elisabeth Skinner and Donald Ross are among the 2015 inductees to the Western Massachusetts Golf Hall of Fame, to be held at the Orchards Golf Club.

September 30, 2015 - 4:30pm
Logo for the 2015 Mount Holyoke European Alumnae Symposium.

Mount Holyoke alumnae will gather in Belgium to discuss with experts the many facets of Europe’s power and purpose in a changing world.

September 28, 2015 - 10:00am
Carey Mulligan stars in "Suffragette." Photo courtesy of Focus Features.

On October 1, the Mount Holyoke community can see a sneak preview of a film about British women’s fight for the vote. It stars Carey Mulligan and Meryl Streep.

September 28, 2015 - 9:00am
Steven Tepper

Steven Tepper, a thought leader and writer on creativity, speaks October 2 at Mount Holyoke College on the future of work and creative careers.

September 28, 2015 - 8:30am
Photo of Naomi Klein by Kourosh-Keshiri.

Internationally acclaimed author, journalist, and syndicated columnist Naomi Klein will speak at Mount Holyoke College Tuesday, September 29.

September 25, 2015 - 5:00pm
Andrea Kim ’17, a neuroscience intern at Boston Children's Hospital

Mount Holyoke College is among the schools leading the way in providing funded  internships and research experiences for all students, through The Lynk experience.

September 24, 2015 - 1:45pm
Barbara Byrne ’76

Investment banking powerhouse and Mount Holyoke trustee Barbara Byrne ’76 backs a film focusing on a female banker taking a firm public.

September 24, 2015 - 1:30pm