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This is a picture of Lauret Savoy, standing in front of a tree.

Lauret Savoy, professor of environmental studies, has been awarded a Carnegie fellowship to expand her research.

April 26, 2017 - 5:30pm
The Senator waves to a packed auditorium.

The senior senator from Massachusetts had two main messages for a standing-room-only crowd at Mount Holyoke: Don't give up hope and don't stop fighting.

April 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
Using Mount Holyoke’s transmission electron microscope, Jennifer Tasneem ’17 worked closely with Blanca Carbajal González ’08 on her senior thesis on the synthesis of iron oxide nanocubes.

With a major upgrade to Mount Holyoke’s transmission electron microscope, now even first-year students can take a class in nanoscience.

April 25, 2017 - 5:15pm
Board members of the Mount Holyoke Model United Nations pose with their Distinguished Student Organization Award citation (from left): Maham Khan '19, Marwa Mikati '17, Kim Foreiter '19 and Edith Amoafoa-Smart '19.

The annual Student Leadership and Service Awards presentation was a celebration of Mount Holyoke’s top student leaders.

April 24, 2017 - 6:00pm
This is the Fulbright logo

Each Mount Holyoke student who applied for a Fulbright teaching scholarship was selected as a finalist.

April 21, 2017 - 3:15pm
Andrea Hernandez ’19 has won two honors for civic engagement this spring: the Newman Civic and Cultural Vistas fellowships.

Andrea Hernandez ’19 joins a national cohort of community leaders with a vision to improve the world.

April 19, 2017 - 2:45pm
Ellen Chilemba

Glamour Magazine selected Ellen Chilemba ’17 as its College Woman of the Year grand-prize winner.

April 19, 2017 - 2:30pm
Senior Symposium 2017

Mount Holyoke’s annual presentation by seniors of their research, representing a wide range of topics and results, will take place April 21.

April 17, 2017 - 3:15pm
Mount Holyoke College gates

Inspired by a fall class, Mount Holyoke students spent J-Term in Saint Petersburg, in an immersive course on the history of the Russian Empire.

April 13, 2017 - 2:30pm
This is a photograph of Vivian Hsu.

Vivian Hsu will take up the reins as College Ombudsperson.

April 12, 2017 - 4:30pm
This is a photograph of Anjelica Jarrett

A mental exercise in opinion-writing transformed one student’s academic analysis and expertise into an op-ed and a radio commentary on the #resist movement.

April 12, 2017 - 3:45pm
Students interacting around a table

Find inspiration — and career training — with new summer offerings from PaGE: the Professional and Graduate Education program.

April 12, 2017 - 9:15am
Cathy O’Neil, author of New York Times bestseller “Weapons of Math Destruction,” spoke at Mount Holyoke on April 8.

Algorithms are hardly as objective as people think, says Cathy O’Neil, author of “Weapons of Math Destruction,” in a talk and discussion at Mount Holyoke.

April 11, 2017 - 4:15pm
When Hashma Shahid ’17 and Onji Bae ’18 discovered computer science at Mount Holyoke, their lives — and many others — were changed.

Girls in Tech, a day-long conference, was created by two Mount Holyoke students to introduce high school girls to the possibility of careers in technology.

April 11, 2017 - 1:30pm
Mount Holyoke's new dining facilities will provide a new eating experience designed to meet the needs of a diverse student population.

The Community Center will open in January with a greater focus on flexibility and sustainability, says John Fortini of Dining Services.

April 10, 2017 - 4:15pm
Claudine Rankine’s “Citizen: An American Lyric” is the 2017 Common Read and will be discussed by Mount Holyoke’s class of 2021 as part of Orientation events.

Claudia Rankine’s “Citizen: An American Lyric” is the 2017 Common Read and will be discussed by Mount Holyoke's class of 2021 as part of Orientation events.

April 10, 2017 - 4:00pm