MHC's Environmental Commitment

McCulloch Center Global Scholar in Residence, physicist Olga Speranskaya, will speak on "A Toxic-Free Future" on October 8 as part of her weeklong visit.

September 18, 2013 - 11:45

Chair of Environmental Studies Lauret Savoy has been elected to the Board of Trustees of the National Parks Conservation Association.

September 11, 2013 - 14:45

Biologist and author Judy Helgen ’60 speaks on environmental protection and the “mystery of the deformed frogs” on September 18.

August 29, 2013 - 13:30
MHC President Lynn Pasquerella

In a WGBH/Boston Public Radio news piece on fossil fuel divestiture, President Lynn Pasquerella says college leaders are discussing "questions at the center of sustainability."

June 3, 2013 - 11:30
Mount Holyoke will celebrate its popular annual spring festival, Pangy Day, with fun, music, games, and a community picnic on Friday, April 26.
April 19, 2013 - 16:55
Entrepreneur and author Judy Wicks will discuss her new book, Good Morning Beautiful Business, Wednesday, April 17, at 7 pm in the Art Building’s Gamble Auditorium.
April 9, 2013 - 13:04

Video: In a talk at Mount Holyoke, former President of Ireland Mary Robinson describes climate change as a human rights issue, impacting millions of poor around the world.

March 15, 2013 - 17:00

Video: Becca Neubardt '13 leads a campus chapter working to eliminate bottled water in the Think Outside the Bottle campaign.

March 12, 2013 - 10:30

Former president of Ireland Mary Robinson will speak about climate change on Saturday, March 9 in Mount Holyoke’s Chapin Auditorium.

February 20, 2013 - 13:00
Switch off the lights. Unplug your laptop. Use the stairs. For the next three weeks, the War of the Watts challenges students to reduce electricity use in their residence halls.
February 11, 2013 - 10:30
Sandy Rosenthal ’79 will speak about her experience as the founder and director of the environmental organization on Thursday, February 14.
February 5, 2013 - 09:22
The Miller Worley Center for the Environment has new summer internship opportunities, in locations from Springfield to South Africa, for students interested in all things green.
January 24, 2013 - 13:43

Robin Mann ’73, past president of the Sierra Club, says environmentalists need to spread the message that eco-friendly business practices create economic progress. 

October 26, 2012 - 11:30

As part of Sustainability Week, MHC community members will gather in the Blanchard Campus Center tonight to showcase the College’s eco-friendly programs and initiatives.

October 24, 2012 - 12:00
Zipcar has come to MHC this fall for all faculty, staff, and students age 18 and over, offering the campus community a new car-sharing opportunity.
October 19, 2012 - 10:49
Professor of Environmental Studies Lauret Savoy, who will give a keynote address at Skidmore College on September 27, is featured in the Saratogian.
September 25, 2012 - 13:04


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