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Mount Holyoke’s field hockey team has won its first-round game in NCAA championship play, and meets the defending champion team Saturday.

November 13, 2014 - 8:45am

A Huffington Post article focuses on “visionary entrepreneur, business leader, and technology evangelist” Monika Kochhar ’03, cofounder of SmartGift.

November 12, 2014 - 12:15pm
On Mountain Day, students hike to the top of Mount Holyoke.

Mount Holyoke College’s favorite fall holiday—Mountain Day—was featured in a Huffington Post article about autumn traditions at women’s colleges.

November 11, 2014 - 12:30pm
Eva Snyder ’17. Photo by Emily Weir

A USA Today article shows Mount Holyoke College computer science majors are prepared to succeed in the male-dominated field.

November 11, 2014 - 9:15am
Jaewon “Amy” Ryu ’16 describes her team's hackathon project. Photo by John Martins

“Hack Holyoke” joined more than 200 computer science enthusiasts—half of them women—to see what their minds and hands could create in just a few hours.

November 11, 2014 - 8:30am
Elaine Chao ’75. Photo by Associated Press.

As the former U.S. secretary of labor celebrates election results with husband Sen. Mitch McConnell, her own political résumé also regains the spotlight.

November 10, 2014 - 4:30pm
Thumbnail of Lynn Pasquerella

President Pasquerella represents private colleges on a state commission calling for $685 million more in public higher education funding in the next five years.

November 10, 2014 - 2:45pm
Jessica Morris ’15

Alternatives to bail will reduce jail overcrowding and create a more just court system, writes Jessica Morris ’15 for the Roosevelt Institute’s Next New Deal.

November 7, 2014 - 8:15am

The annual Alumnae and Student Career Networking Fair gave students a change to hear about alums’ careers and practice their networking skills.

November 6, 2014 - 3:00pm

Mount Holyoke’s Andrew Reiter writes on a world politics site that, despite some recent progress, the world won’t be free of dictators anytime soon.

November 6, 2014 - 11:00am

Ayesha Mustafa ’02, a leader in the ethical fashion movement and founder of Fashion ComPassion, was named one of the BBC’s 100 women for 2014.

November 6, 2014 - 10:45am

The Swedish electro-pop duo rocked Mount Holyoke College’s Halloween bash. Enjoy the photo gallery.

November 5, 2014 - 12:00pm
dancers

Pieces to be performed at the November 13–15 concert spring from sources as varied as Henri Matisse’s sketches and the Hindu goddess Ganga.

October 30, 2014 - 11:30am

The poet, writer, and performer’s November 6 campus appearance will demonstrate the power of poetic expression and connection.

October 30, 2014 - 10:00am

Nausheen Khan ’11, writing in Bangladesh’s “Dhaka Tribune,” asks how much longer women in the developing world must wait to control their own lives.

October 29, 2014 - 4:30pm
Thomas E Wartenberg, professor of philosophy

Professor Tom Wartenberg’s Philosophy for Children course is the subject of a documentary debuting November 3 on WGBY Channel 57.

October 29, 2014 - 11:30am

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