MHC Headlines

Author and MHC English professor Valerie Martin

The Boston Globe and the Seattle Times praise MHC English professor Valerie Martin's The Ghost of the Mary Celeste in their reviews.

February 6, 2014 - 14:00
Ali Safran ’14

As a government task force seeks solutions, sexual assault survivor, activist, and rape crisis counselor Ali Safran ’14 shares her ideas on protecting women.

February 4, 2014 - 11:45
Esther Howland Valentine's Day card (detail)

MHC alumna Esther Howland (1847) created the first American Valentine's Day card, launching an industry. See her work in the library atrium.

February 4, 2014 - 10:00
Black "Rosie the Riveter" for Black History Month 2014

Lots of events are planned for Black History Month, including a cultural show, lectures, panel discussions, a photo display, and a hip-hop workout.

February 4, 2014 - 09:45
Mtise Mwanza ’14

A Hampshire Gazette article showcases how MHC Career Development Center staff show students how to use social media in a job search.

February 3, 2014 - 14:30
Michelle Obama

An editorial in the Springfield Republican praised MHC, Smith, and Amherst colleges for encouraging low-income students to attend college.

February 3, 2014 - 11:15
Amy Timberlake '89

One Came Home, a children's book written by Amy Richardson Timberlake '89, has been named a 2014 Newbery Honor Book.

January 30, 2014 - 19:00
Princeton Review logo 2014

The Princeton Review includes MHC in its annual list of 75 best-buy private colleges, based on academics, cost, and financial aid.

January 29, 2014 - 15:30
Women in Public Service Project-logo

Simmons College will join MHC and Smith this May in hosting the Women and Public Service Project Institute for rising global leaders.

January 29, 2014 - 15:00
Sister Simone Campbell

Religious leader and social justice activist Sister Simone Campbell will speak about her work when she visits Mount Holyoke Monday, February 3.

January 29, 2014 - 14:15
Meghan McCain

The award-winning blogger and author speaks out February 27 on the importance of challenging critics and standing up for personal values and beliefs.

January 29, 2014 - 10:45
Dan Czitrom, professor of history

The MHC historian told the Daily Hampshire Gazette that Pete Seeger was “one of the most influential musical figures in American history.”

January 29, 2014 - 08:30
Huda Alawa ’15

Huda Alawa ’15 spoke with WGBY Public TV about her experience being homeschooled before coming to MHC (Cue video to 4:40).

January 28, 2014 - 14:00
Mary Graham Davis ’65

Mary Graham Davis ’65, chair of MHC’s Board of Trustees, will help leaders at other higher education institutions improve their boards. Here’s how.

January 28, 2014 - 11:00
Singer Mary Lambert

Up-and-coming Seattle singer-songwriter Mary Lambert, best known for the double-platinum song “Same Love,” will perform at MHC February 16.

January 28, 2014 - 09:00
Alison Safran '14

As President Obama launches an initiative to combat sexual assault, Alison Safran '14 continues to do her part through her Surviving in Numbers project.

January 27, 2014 - 16:30


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