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Alex Wirth-Cauchon. Photo by John Martins

Alex Wirth-Cauchon has been named chief information officer and executive director of Mount Holyoke’s Library, Information, and Technology Services.

January 15, 2015 - 3:15pm

Chloe Zhao ’05 brings a stirring depiction of Native American life to the big screen at the Sundance Film Festival in Songs My Brothers Taught Me.

January 12, 2015 - 6:30pm

Mount Holyoke history major Emily Wells ’15 opens “treasure chest” of knowledge about life and death in eighteenth and nineteenth century New England.

January 12, 2015 - 4:45pm
Marleny DaRosa '13

Marleny DaRosa '13, named one of five young women changing the world through activism, founded an initiative recognizing women’s fight against violence.

January 9, 2015 - 1:45pm
Stephen Jones, professor of Russian studies. Photo by Ben Barnhart

Mount Holyoke professor Stephen Jones writes for openDemocracy about the key figure in sweeping economic changes in the country of Georgia.

January 8, 2015 - 8:15am
Peter Scotto, professor of Russian, sports an upside-down pipe in homage to surrealist poet Daniil Kharms, whose work he recently translated. Photo by John Martins

Mount Holyoke College Professor of Russian Peter Scotto receives a national award this week for a book translating the work of Russian avant-garde writer Daniil Kharms.

January 7, 2015 - 10:15am

Mount Holyoke’s “dynamic and noteworthy” community engagement programs receive a coveted Carnegie Foundation designation.

January 7, 2015 - 8:45am
President Lynn Pasquerella

Mount Holyoke College President Lynn Pasquerella was elected to the Council of Independent Colleges’ leadership group, and speaks at its annual institute.

January 5, 2015 - 9:00am
Image of Alexi Arango

Alexi Arango used his research into efficient solar energy systems to design and build his own home, showing his students how theory works in practice.

January 2, 2015 - 9:00am
Photograph of a Victorian-era girl. Credit: victorianvisualculture.com

Sam Stone ’15 published her personal reflections on the day her Victorian Literature and Visual Culture class visited the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum.

December 23, 2014 - 12:15pm
Alison Safran

Alison Safran ’14, created a nonprofit organization to help survivors of sexual and domestic violence share their stories. 

December 22, 2014 - 3:45pm
Eva Snyder ’17, coorganizer of HackHolyoke. Photo by Emily Weir

More than 200 computer science enthusiasts—more than half of them women—stayed up all night turning raw ideas into reality. This video shows creativity at work.

December 22, 2014 - 2:15pm
Stephen Jones, professor of Russian and Eurasian studies

Stephen F. Jones explains the factors contributing to the freefalling Russian ruble in Economy Watch. Will Putin’s fate follow the ruble’s decline?

December 19, 2014 - 1:45pm
Katherine Aidala, associate professor of physics at Mount Holyoke College

Katherine Aidala, a five-foot-tall female physicist at Mount Holyoke, writes for Inside Higher Ed about how both gender and stature affect her life experiences.

December 19, 2014 - 11:00am
President Lynn Pasquerella

President Lynn Pasquerella reflects as students head home for the holidays, tugging suitcases and buoyed by the exhilaration that comes with embracing change.

December 16, 2014 - 9:00am
Image of Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson

National Public Radio correspondent Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson talked about reporting the stories of women in war-torn areas during a visit to Mount Holyoke.

December 15, 2014 - 6:00pm

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