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Steven Tepper

Steven Tepper, a thought leader and writer on creativity, speaks October 2 at Mount Holyoke College on the future of work and creative careers.

September 28, 2015 - 8:30am
Andrea Kim ’17, a neuroscience intern at Boston Children's Hospital

Mount Holyoke College is among the schools leading the way in providing funded  internships and research experiences for all students, through The Lynk experience.

September 24, 2015 - 1:45pm
Barbara Byrne ’76

Investment banking powerhouse and Mount Holyoke trustee Barbara Byrne ’76 backs a film focusing on a female banker taking a firm public.

September 24, 2015 - 1:30pm
Shannon Service ’97

A documentary produced by Mount Holyoke College alumna Shannon Service reveals a tangled net that connects slavery in Asia to the fish on US dinner plates.

September 24, 2015 - 9:45am
President Lynn Pasquerella. Photo by John Martins.

Mount Holyoke College President Lynn Pasquerella will represent Division III on an NCAA task force devoted to promoting student-athletes’ heart health.

September 23, 2015 - 9:15am
Amber Chand, founder of the Women’s Peace Collection.

Amber Chand, founder of the Women’s Peace Collection, will speak at Mount Holyoke September 18.

September 14, 2015 - 3:30pm
Alumna at Career Networking Fair.

Students can gain career advice from, and make contacts with, two dozen Mount Holyoke alumnae at the Alumnae and Student Career Networking Fair.

September 14, 2015 - 1:30pm
Maria Mossaides ’73

Maria Mossaides ’73, a lawyer with decades of experience in child-welfare positions, will head Massachusetts’s Office of the Child Advocate at a critical time.

September 14, 2015 - 9:15am
A participant in "MHC in DC." Photo by Jenny Watermill.

Mount Holyoke College alumnae in DC rallied this summer to support and network with current students interning in the nation’s capital.

September 11, 2015 - 9:45am
A Teach for America volunteer. Photo by Mario Anzuoni.

Mount Holyoke is one of the top small colleges whose alumnae have joined this year’s Teach for America teaching corps.

September 10, 2015 - 9:45am
Amy E. Markham, associate dean of admission and director of international admission

Amy E. Markham comes to Mount Holyoke College with nearly three decades of admission expertise, specializing in attracting international students.

September 8, 2015 - 3:45pm
Lucy Watson ’12

Mount Holyoke alumna Lucy Watson ’12 won a national Teach for America award for helping students in a detention center redefine what school can mean to them.

September 8, 2015 - 10:30am
Barbara Arrighi at a training circa 2005.

Barbara Arrighi of MHC Campus Police is an eighth-degree karate black belt and possibly the only woman in the world to become a hanshi—teacher of masters.

September 3, 2015 - 11:00am

Two recent articles detail the advantages gained by students attending women’s institutions such as Mount Holyoke College.

September 2, 2015 - 12:00pm
MHC participants during the PEEK program. Photo by Barbara Baumann ’77.

Thanks to alumnae generosity, 13 Mount Holyoke College students and recent grads had a weekend-long immersion in a top MBA program.

August 31, 2015 - 1:30pm
Portrait of Barbara Love

Social-justice and liberation trainer Barbara J. Love brings her vision for personal and societal transformation to Mount Holyoke College on September 7.

August 31, 2015 - 1:15pm