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Frances Perkins, class of 1902

Filmmaker Mick Caouette will discuss his documentary Frances Perkins: Fire and Ice on April 26 at Mount Holyoke College.

April 25, 2016 - 12:45pm
Celebration of Excellence 2016

Mount Holyoke College students were recognized for their leadership, excellence in academics, and service to communities—local to global—in an event on April 19.

April 21, 2016 - 4:15pm
Pangy Day 2015

The 37th Pangy Day, the beloved tradition that celebrates the “total world of women” and the end of the academic year, is Friday, April 22.

April 20, 2016 - 1:15pm

President Lynn Pasquerella hosted her final episode of Valley Voices’ Difficult Dialogues, speaking to incoming hosts Demetria Shabazz and Amilcar Shabazz.

April 20, 2016 - 9:45am
Vincent "Vinnie" Ferraro

Professor Vinnie Ferraro, founder of the international relations department, was celebrated by friends and colleagues for his 40 years at Mount Holyoke.

April 20, 2016 - 9:00am
Karen Hollis

Professor Karen Hollis received the prestigious Comparative Cognition Society Research Award for her contributions to the study of animal learning.

April 18, 2016 - 12:45pm
Yan Yan at 2016 Clinton Global Initiative University

Mount Holyoke students excelled at the annual Clinton Global Initiative University gathering, winning awards—and top honors in the coding competition.

April 13, 2016 - 4:45pm
Skinner Green

Spring Weekend, an annual celebration of live music, dance, and international cuisine at Mount Holyoke College, is slated for April 15–17.

April 13, 2016 - 2:30pm
Students discuss in Whose Social Justice is it Anyway?

A class on social justice and religion teaches students to listen to their ideals and act on them for the greater good.

April 13, 2016 - 1:45pm
Senior Symposium 2016

Mount Holyoke College seniors covered a wide range of topics in presentations of their independent research at the tenth annual Senior Symposium.

April 12, 2016 - 4:45pm
Atul Gawande's 'Being Mortal'

Mount Holyoke President Lynn Pasquerella will join a panel discussion of Atul Gawande’s book Being Mortal April 19 at the College.

April 12, 2016 - 11:45am
Daniel Czitrom's ‘New York Exposed’

Daniel Czitrom will read from his new book, New York Exposed, and discuss the first major crusade to clean up Gotham at a reading at the Odyssey Bookshop.

April 12, 2016 - 11:30am
MHC Commencment

Joia Mukherjee of Partners In Health, a global nonprofit dedicated to health care access and human rights, will give the keynote speech at Commencement.

April 7, 2016 - 1:15pm
Mount Holyoke College gates

Student Sultanat Ansari writes that the Mount Holyoke College community made her more accepting and compassionate toward underrepresented groups.

April 7, 2016 - 12:30pm
Hortense Parker, class of 1883

The Hortense Parker Celebration, which honors the legacy of Mount Holyoke’s first known student of color, includes an essay contest and lecture.

April 7, 2016 - 12:15pm
From a production of Macbeth, directed by Jenny Daniels

Mount Holyoke College senior Jenny Daniels will direct an all-female production of Shakespeare’s Macbeth April 14 to 17.

April 7, 2016 - 10:45am