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Black History Month 2016-Eunice Esomonu

Mount Holyoke College will celebrate African Americans and art through a series of exhibits, performances, and lectures during Black History Month.

February 1, 2016 - 12:15pm
Woolley-Marx letter 1900-THB

Mount Holyoke College alumnae are transcribing handwritten letters from the archives in order to make them easier to read by students and scholars.

January 27, 2016 - 5:15pm
Preston Smith

Mount Holyoke College professor Preston H. Smith II researches social justice, class, and race in the modern era—and how we can move toward greater equality.

January 27, 2016 - 4:00pm
Ann Marie Shea as Frances Perkins

Madame Secretary, Frances Perkins, an acclaimed one-woman play about the 1902 alumna, will be performed by Ann Marie Shea at Mount Holyoke College.

 
January 27, 2016 - 1:45pm
Megan Allen

Two experts in the Professional and Graduate Education program at Mount Holyoke College argue for collaboration between teachers and colleges of education.

January 27, 2016 - 9:30am
Lynn Pasquerella

MHC President Lynn Pasquerella makes the case for expanding liberal education and transforming academia from a private commodity to a public good.

January 22, 2016 - 2:30pm

Ng Tian Hui has won The American Prize in Orchestral Programming for his selection of repertoire for the Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra.

January 21, 2016 - 4:00pm
Thumbnail image of 2016 Bag the Community.

Mount Holyoke College’s newest students join the South Hadley community to “Bag the Community” and help the local food pantry with its annual food drive.

January 21, 2016 - 10:00am
Dancers from the American Ballet Theatre Studio Company

The American Ballet Theatre Studio Company will perform at Mount Holyoke College in performances open to the public.

 
January 19, 2016 - 9:15am
A rare Navajo weaving, part of a collection on display at the art museum.

A collection of rare Navajo weavings will be featured in Mount Holyoke College Art Museum exhibition through May 19.

 
January 19, 2016 - 9:15am
SophomoreInstitute 2016 THB

Sophomore Institute is a professional conference that offers students networking and other career skills as they begin to explore internships.

 
January 15, 2016 - 11:45am
Thumbnail image of Kassandra Jolley.

Kassandra Jolley, an innovative leader who has led development and communications enterprises at Atlanta’s Spelman College for the past eight years, has been named the College’s next vice president for advancement.

January 15, 2016 - 11:30am
Thumbnail image of Mara Breen.

Professor Mara Breen studies how we “hear” the words we read, and what happens when the brain expects one word but gets another.

January 13, 2016 - 1:45pm
Woyneab Habte '17, Mount Holyoke College

Empowered by the skills, vision, and resources she gained at Mount Holyoke, Woyneab Habte ’17 founded a copy shop in her country to help women students.

January 12, 2016 - 5:30pm
Thumbnail image of Meyerowitz photo detail.

Vintage color photographs by Joel Meyerowitz will be showcased at the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum. The exhibition features photographs donated by a syndicate of collectors.

 
January 12, 2016 - 10:15am
Thumbnail image of President Pasquerella.

An editorial in the Daily Hampshire Gazette commends Mount Holyoke College President Lynn Pasquerella for making a difference in higher education and in the region. Pasquerella has been named the next president of the Association of American Colleges & Universities (AAC&U), effective July 1. 

January 8, 2016 - 11:30am

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