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Mika McKinney ’18, 1995 – 2018, with Marty

“She inspired us all with her incredible courage, her spirit, her positive attitude and her love of life.” – C.J. Law, head riding coach

September 26, 2018 - 1:30pm
Glial cells of a fruit fly brain express green fluorescence protein, as visualized with an integrated laser scanning/spinning disk microscopy system.

The new advanced microscopy system will bring new research, interdisciplinary collaboration and community outreach opportunities to Mount Holyoke.

September 25, 2018 - 3:45pm
The Glascock Intercollegiate Poetry contest has shone a spotlight on promising young poets since 1923.
September 24, 2018 - 5:15pm
Rep. Pelosi with MHC Semester in DC students

Mount Holyoke students in the pilot MHC Semester in D.C. program began by meeting with Rep. Nita Lowey ’59 and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi.

September 20, 2018 - 2:30pm
This is a picture of Cassandra Peltier smiling in front of a blue backdrop.

Just months after graduating, Cassandra Peltier ’18 has been named executive director of the Susan B. Anthony Birthplace Museum.

September 20, 2018 - 10:45am
This is a photo of Jennifer Jacoby.

Mount Holyoke professor Jennifer Jacoby has been awarded a grant to study the unique contributions of assistant teachers in the Head Start program.

September 20, 2018 - 10:15am
This is an aerial view of the Mount Holyoke campus, gothic style buildings against greenery, with a lake in the foreground.

A year after Hurricane Maria devastated the island of Puerto Rico, Mount Holyoke continues to offer scholarships to those affected.

September 20, 2018 - 9:30am
This is a cropped image of the flag of Brazil.

Andrew Reiter analyzes the upcoming election in Brazil, with one politician barred from the ballot and another campaigning on the promise of military rule.

September 12, 2018 - 2:45pm
Photo of the Mount Holyoke College campus taken from the air

The President of Mount Holyoke College talks about increased interest in women’s colleges in the #MeToo era

September 7, 2018 - 12:00pm
MHC Shakti 2018 friends

Mount Holyoke’s MHC Shakti 2018 inspires high school girls in India to see themselves as the next generation of Indian women leaders.

August 30, 2018 - 4:30pm
Students in San Juan, Puerto Rico, releasing turtles

The pilot year of a STEM camp for girls, a joint offering from Mount Holyoke College and the city of San Juan, brings education and renewed hope.

August 23, 2018 - 12:30pm
Getting ready for Orientation 2018

Welcome, class of ’22, to Mount Holyoke College! We’re so glad you’re here.

August 22, 2018 - 4:45pm
This is the logo of The Diana Award.

Posse Scholar Emily Wolman ’22 put together a club to tackle bullying in her high school and received the Diana Award for her work upholding her community.

August 20, 2018 - 4:00pm
iDesign Studio class

Mount Holyoke’s IDesign Studio demystifies technology, sparks artistic creativity, fuels entrepreneurial spirit and encourages risk-taking across academia.

August 16, 2018 - 12:00pm
Fall foliage on campus.

Mount Holyoke College garnered a coveted spot of CNBC’s list of 20 “best value colleges,” for its academic rigor and commitment to meeting financial need.

August 13, 2018 - 2:00pm
This is a photograph of a meteor streaking through a star-filled night sky.

It’s that time again, when the director of Mount Holyoke’s observatory leaves the lab, ditches the telescope and goes out to see the Perseid meteor shower.

August 2, 2018 - 4:00pm