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This is a photograph of the rainbow-striped LGBTQ pride flag billowing against a bright sky.

Mount Holyoke student Lucy James-Olson ’22 reflected on the past and future of LGBTQ acceptance 50 years after Stonewall.

June 28, 2019
Associate Professor of Latina/-o Studies David Hernández

Mount Holyoke’s David Hernández spoke on The Takeaway about the horrifying conditions faced by immigrant children at the Texas border.

June 24, 2019
Karena Strella ’90 becomes the Board chair on July 1, 2019

Karena Strella ’90 has been named the next chair of the Board of Trustees at Mount Holyoke College.

June 21, 2019
Mindy McWilliams Lewis ’75, P’05, 1954–2019

Mindy McWilliams Lewis ’75, P’05, chair-elect of the Board of Trustees at Mount Holyoke College, has died at age 65.

June 13, 2019
Photo of Stephanie Sparling Williams by Hector Membreno-Canales.

Stephanie Sparling Williams has been named as the new associate curator for the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum.

June 12, 2019
The dining options at Mount Holyoke College, including the Dining Commons (pictured), are Green Restaurant certified.

The dining options at Mount Holyoke College are now Green Restaurant certified.

June 11, 2019

Exploration of Venus could cast light on why planets become habitable, says Mount Holyoke’s Darby Dyar.

June 7, 2019
Bestselling author Beverly Daniel Tatum will give a public talk about intergroup dialogue on June 8 at 7 p.m. in Hooker Auditorium. She is a former professor, dean and acting president of Mount Holyoke.

Mount Holyoke is co-sponsoring the 2019 Intergroup Dialogue Conference, drawing together experts with a shared passion for collaborative communication.

June 6, 2019
A large group of young students pose with their 2019 Global Competency Awards

Mount Holyoke College celebrated its latest cohort of Global Competence Award winners.

May 22, 2019
President Sonya Stephens welcoming the class of 2019 to Commencement.

The graduates at Mount Holyoke’s 182nd Commencement were urged to speak up, speak out and work together to make the world a better place.

May 19, 2019
The class of 2019 in yellow scarves, carrying the chain of laurel on a sunny say

The Mount Holyoke College class of 2019 participated in the Laurel Parade, a beloved tradition over a century old.

May 19, 2019
Barbara M. Baumann ’77 will step down as chair of the Board of Trustees, a position she has held since 2015.

The title of chair of the Board of Trustees is passing from Barbara M. Baumann ’77 to Mindy McWilliams Lewis ‘75, P’05.

May 15, 2019
Mount Holyoke is known across the country as a leader in global education because of Eva Paus, director of the McCulloch Center.

The McCulloch Center for Global Initiatives has changed the Mount Holyoke world — and Mount Holyoke has changed global education. 

May 13, 2019
This is a portrait of Andy Reiter, associate professor of politics and international relations

On WGBY’s Connecting Point, Mount Holyoke faculty member Andy Reiter talks about the near-coup in Venezuela and what’s to come.

May 13, 2019
 Sara Hearn jumps to her second national victory in the IHSA championships.

Sara Hearn ’21 won her second national championship in the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association competition in intermediate over fences.

May 9, 2019
The spring 2019 MHC Semester in D.C. students pose with Sen. Edward Markey. From left: Olivia Vejcik, Izabella Czejdo, Brigit Wolf, Sen. Markey, Sarah Bloomgarden, Maya Hoffman and Associate Professor Calvin Chen.

Meeting with Sen. Ed Markey is a typical assignment for the students in Mount Holyoke’s MHC Semester in D.C. program.

April 25, 2019