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Student at a vigil for Nepal earthquake victims. Gazette photo by Dan Little.

One day after the devastating quake, Mount Holyoke's Nepalese students and others gathered to grieve, and to raise money for a relief effort for survivors.

April 30, 2015 - 10:00am
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Mount Holyoke College will award some 600 bachelor's degrees, confer honorary doctoral degrees, and celebrate its new graduates during commencement week.

April 29, 2015 - 11:45am
Lynn Morgan, Mary E. Woolley Professor of Anthropology

In a journal article, Mount Holyoke anthropology professor Lynn Morgan writes on how Argentine activists frame discussions about reproductive rights and justice.

April 28, 2015 - 3:30pm
Meredith Monk

The "magician of the voice" returns to Mount Holyoke College May 17 to speak and to be honored for her achievements in innovative contemporary music.

April 28, 2015 - 12:00pm
student wearing flower wreath on Pangy Day. Photo by Alheri Egor-Egbe ’17.

The College community turned out for a day of campus fun on April 24 for the coolest Pangy Day in recent memory.

April 28, 2015 - 10:45am
Assistant Professor of Psychology KC Haydon

A Mighty Married Moms podcast featured Mount Holyoke psychologist KC Haydon's research about what parents can do to help teens evolve into healthy adults.

April 28, 2015 - 10:30am
Mount Holyoke College seal

Four incoming Frances Perkins Scholars from a Connecticut community college are featured in this piece about the opportunities Mount Holyoke offers for completing their education.

April 27, 2015 - 9:30am

Mount Holyoke College has announced a new scholarship and mentorship program for students accepted to Indiana University's Maurer School of Law.

April 21, 2015 - 11:00am
Thumbnail image of Maimuna Ahmad.

Maimuna Ahmad ’09, CEO of Teach for Bangladesh, tells MHC students how the organization she started is transforming the lives of children and their teachers.

April 21, 2015 - 9:00am
Kala Jones ’15. Photo by Emily Weir

More than 150 seniors presented at the annual event, synthesizing their substantial work into 12-minute talks on topics abstract and concrete, timely and timeless.

April 21, 2015 - 8:30am
Fulbright Program logo

Grants from the Fulbright Program will support Mount Holyoke winners’ graduate study and independent research, and send two to teach English in Europe and Asia.

April 20, 2015 - 3:30pm
Image of Talia Gonzales ’18

Sisters Talia, Toni, and Tessa Gonzales are charting their own paths at Mount Holyoke while they enjoy the rare distinction of sharing their college experience.

April 20, 2015 - 1:00pm
Sarita Gupta ’96, executive director of Jobs With Justice

Sarita Gupta ’96 carried the lessons—intellectual and activist—of her college days into her work as national executive director of the progressive group Jobs With Justice.

April 20, 2015 - 10:45am
Mass College Green logo

Mount Holyoke College's innovative smart-energy project to enhance labs and other campus facilities is praised by energy engineers in their Zondits publication.

April 20, 2015 - 10:15am
detail of stained glass window in Mount Holyoke College Library reading room. Photo by Michael Malyszko

During March and April, the College and its professors attracted these grants and fellowships.

April 17, 2015 - 3:45pm
Face painting is often part of Pangy Day fun.

On April 24, the campus will turn out to celebrate Pangynaskeia—the world of women—with a picnic, dancing, games, and other springtime festivities.

April 17, 2015 - 3:30pm

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