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Latrina Denson (center), associate dean of students, received the Mary Lyon Leadership Award from Heidi Friedman (left), director of human resources, and Acting President and President-elect Sonya Stephens (right).

Mount Holyoke recognizes the extraordinary efforts of the staff in making the College the extraordinary place it is.

June 6, 2018 - 10:45am
Assistant professor of international relations and politics, Christopher Mitchell

In The Washington Post, Mount Holyoke professor of international relations and politics explained the cycle of crisis and deregulation.

May 31, 2018 - 4:30pm
students stand with Jared Schwartzer at the NEURON conference

Students of Mount Holyoke’s expanding neuroscience program shine at annual NEURON conference.

May 29, 2018 - 1:00pm
Amy Lim ’18 (left), Julia Kellerbauer ’18 (middle), and Lim’s mentor, Margaret (Gretchen) Lay, assistant professor of economics,Global Competence Awards ceremony.

Mount Holyoke demonstrates that global education is essential, as 35 seniors receive an award for the breadth of their international experiences.

May 24, 2018 - 2:00pm
Soon-to-be Mount Holyoke alumnae gather for Commencement

Six hundred students. More than 2,000 family, friends and supporters. One momentous day to Commence at Mount Holyoke College.

May 20, 2018 - 4:45pm
Delores Ojunga-Andrew, Mount Holyoke College

At 74, Delores Ojunga-Andrew '18 is graduating — and accomplishing her dream of 50 years.

June 15, 2016 - 1:30pm

Nearly 600 students will fill Gettell Amphitheater to celebrate their graduation at Mount Holyoke’s 181st Commencement on May 20.

May 9, 2018 - 10:45am
After Emily Chang ’18 (left) interned with Yiting Wang ’11 at the World Wide Fund for Nature, Wang invited her to attend a conference at Columbia University.

An environmental studies student at Mount Holyoke and an alumna working for the World Wide Fund for Nature make a life-changing connection.  

May 4, 2018 - 2:15pm
Student, staff and U.S. Fish & Wildlife volunteers pose on the day of Springfield Renaissance high school’s annual field trip to Mount Holyoke.

Mount Holyoke’s Restoration Ecology Program tackles environmental challenges and seeds the field’s future by engaging students in local high schools.

May 4, 2018 - 10:45am
Mount Holyoke students (from left) Tracy Keya ’18, Mosimiloluwa Esan ’18 and Sarah Sarah McCool ’18 won a business ethics competition by arguing that Apple Inc. must move to improve conditions in cobalt mines in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Mount Holyoke students win big at an international competition for business ethics, the College’s second year at the event and its second big win.

May 4, 2018 - 10:15am
This is the Fulbright logo.

Mount Holyoke College students swept up seven Fulbrights this year, along with two Davis Projects for Peace grants and two critical language study awards.

April 30, 2018 - 9:30am
“The Book of Unknown Americans” by Cristina Henríquez is Mount Holyoke's 2018 Common Read.

Mount Holyoke’s 2018 Common Read is “The Book of Unknown Americans” by Cristina Henríquez.

April 26, 2018 - 1:15pm
Members of the Mount Holyoke News editorial staff pose with their prize for excellence in programming

Mount Holyoke's Student Leadership and Service Awards recognize students publicly for their accomplishments on campus and off.

April 26, 2018 - 11:15am
Senior Symposium 2018

Senior Symposium at Mount Holyoke celebrates academic achievement across campus and across disciplines.

April 24, 2018 - 8:45am
This is a photo of Carmen Cruz

The mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico, will speak at Mount Holyoke on women, leadership, community and the importance of building communities.

April 23, 2018 - 11:00am
Sonya Stephens, Mount Holyoke College

Sonya Stephens has been named the 19th president of Mount Holyoke College.

April 23, 2018 - 9:15am