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red tulip in bloom

Although the botanic garden is used year-round, visitors are drawn in greatest numbers to the annual spring flower show, which runs through March 22.

March 10, 2015 - 4:15pm
Gwen Coiley '13. Image by Grace Fitzpatrick

Gwen Coiley '13 connects MHC students fluent in Spanish with Holyoke public schools, who need their translation and interpretation services to reach parents and kids.

March 9, 2015 - 3:30pm
Thumbnail of Ellen Chilemba ’17

Social entrepreneur Ellen Chilemba ’17 is showing the women of the world's poorest country how to lift themselves out of poverty.

March 2, 2015 - 2:15pm
A soloist in the 2013 "Big Broadcast!”  Photo by Olivia Lammel ’14

The MHC Jazz Ensembles will present a swing-era radio show with vintage commercials, news, clothing, hairstyles, and vocal and instrumental jazz favorites.

March 2, 2015 - 11:00am
a graduate's mortarboard

U.S. News reports that Mount Holyoke is a "top performer" for graduating talented lower-income students compared with the overall student body.

February 26, 2015 - 2:30pm
student speaking at podium

More than 20 students read excerpts from their original work at Mount Holyoke's annual Department of English writers' showcase.

February 25, 2015 - 8:30am
flower bulbs

The weather outside is frightful, but the blooming flowers inside will be delightful when the annual Talcott Greenhouse flower show opens on March 7.

February 24, 2015 - 3:15pm

Mount Holyoke is one of five award winners for this year's prestigious Senator Paul Simon Award for Comprehensive Internationalization.

February 24, 2015 - 2:00pm
Author Erik Larson

Authors will read from books on the Black Arts Movement, the Lusitania sinking, and political theory in March's Odyssey Bookshop-Mount Holyoke sponsored events.

February 24, 2015 - 8:45am
Morgan Pool MA’14

Mount Holyoke’s Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Program is comprehensive, yet flexible enough to meet a variety of needs—as these grads’ stories illustrate.

February 23, 2015 - 10:15am
Megan Allen, visiting instructor in the Mount Holyoke College psychology and education department

Megan Allen delivers keynote speech, dispenses sound advice at the U.S. Department of Education’s Teach to Lead series.

February 17, 2015 - 12:30pm
President Lynn Pasquerella

Mount Holyoke President Lynn Pasquerella addresses thorny issues of medical ethics on the Bill Newman Show.

February 17, 2015 - 11:45am
Student in the Betty Shabazz House at Mount Holyoke College.

A Weissman Center workshop teaches students the importance of really listening to others’ viewpoints, and how this helps leaders move a group forward.

February 16, 2015 - 2:30pm

Building on an existing faculty initiative, Mount Holyoke is partnering with MassMutual and Smith to train women in the emerging field of data science.

February 12, 2015 - 10:45am
Professor Alexi Arango. Photo by Jerrey Roberts

Physics professor Alexi Arango and his students are doing cutting-edge research using new, cheaper, and better semiconducting materials, says Gazette article.

February 11, 2015 - 11:45am

The Huffington Post confirms what MHC exemplifies: women’s colleges attract students who are academically focused, mature, independent, and … cool.

February 16, 2015 - 8:45am

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