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David Hernández, assistant professor of Spanish, Latina/o, and Latin American studies

Mount Holyoke professor argues that framing immigration as a "crisis" is the result of short political memories and leads to ineffective policies that cause harm. 

June 2, 2015 - 2:00pm
Deborah Broyles ’85. Photo by John Swanda.

Mount Holyoke alumnae Deborah Broyles ’85 of Reed Smith LLP and Mary A. Francis ’86 of Chevron were named among the most influential women in Bay Area business.

June 2, 2015 - 11:45am
Lindsay Pope, director of choral ensembles and lecturer in music

As on TV's The Voice, judges listened to MHC's Glee Club and Chamber Singers and chose them to perform before an audience of conductors and music educators.

May 28, 2015 - 1:30pm
Elizabeth Long Lingo, an embedded practitioner in entrepreneurship, creative leadership, and social innovation

According to an international study coauthored by Mount Holyoke College’s Elizabeth Long Lingo, women raised by working moms held more supervisory roles.

May 26, 2015 - 8:45am
Megan Allen, director of the master of arts in teacher leadership program

Master’s in teacher leadership program seeks to change education from within.

May 20, 2015 - 10:00am
Donna Williams ’84

Donna Williams ’84 used her business savvy to found Field Goods, which transforms the model of how to get fresh, tasty food from farms to families' dinner tables.

May 19, 2015 - 8:30am

View a photo gallery of Mount Holyoke College's 178th commencement ceremonies.

May 17, 2015 - 4:00pm
Image of Olivia Papp ’15 at commencement.

A national education advocate told the class of 2015 their Mount Holyoke College education will lead to long-term success in today’s economy.

May 17, 2015 - 3:00pm
Erica DeBlase. Photo by Grace Fitzpatrick.

President Lynn Pasquerella presented the President's Award for Outstanding Service to Erica DeBlase of the Counseling Service and Bardee Sadlier of athletics.

May 15, 2015 - 12:30pm
detail of stained glass window in Mount Holyoke College Library reading room. Photo by Michael Malyszko

During May, the College and its professors attracted grants and fellowships from the following organizations.

May 14, 2015 - 9:45am
student in summer math program

Mount Holyoke's Professional and Graduate Education (PaGE) program offers credit courses ranging from Currents in Contemporary Art to Chinese to Physics II.

May 12, 2015 - 2:15pm
Catheleen Heyliger FP‘16

This summer, with the help of a Davis Projects for Peace award, Catheleen Heyliger FP’16 will start an ambitious project aimed at improving women's lives in Léogâne.

May 12, 2015 - 11:15am
Students in "Big Ideas for Little Kids' class.

A documentary focused on teaching philosophy to kids, led by Mount Holyoke College professor Tom Wartenberg, has won a regional Emmy.

May 11, 2015 - 5:00pm
President Lynn Pasquerella

In the latest Difficult Dialogues, Mount Holyoke President Lynn Pasquerella discusses with two professors the genesis, evolution, and future of this national movement. 

May 11, 2015 - 2:30pm
Erin Jones ’17. Photo by Emily Weir

The Hollings award will help Erin Jones ’17 develop her deep love of oceanography by providing academic funding, contacts, and a paid research internship.

May 11, 2015 - 10:15am
Liz Auguste FP’16

According to a survey of local residents conducted by Liz Auguste FP’16, 98 percent of respondents said they like living in South Hadley and plan to stay here.

May 8, 2015 - 8:15am