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Inside Higher Ed cites MHC's decision to hold the cost of attending the College in 2013-2014 to current rates and quotes President Lynn Pasquerella about the tuition freeze.

November 9, 2012 - 11:15am
For the second year in a row, Mount Holyoke’s Board of Trustees has voted to hold the cost of attending the College in 2013-2014 to current rates.
November 8, 2012 - 12:24pm

President Lynn Pasquerella discusses Massachusetts' proposed Death With Dignity Act in the Daily Hampshire Gazette and on New England Public Radio.

November 2, 2012 - 5:00pm

On November 8 and 9, the College will pay tribute to 175 years of educating women with a celebration featuring a wide array of campus events and exhibitions.

October 31, 2012 - 3:30pm

In a new list of the country's most expensive colleges, USA Today College makes note of Mount Holyoke's decision to hold tuition to last year's rates.

October 22, 2012 - 9:15pm
In response to two recent articles about the persistent gender gap, President Lynn Pasquerella explains the importance of women's colleges in a letter to the New York Times.
October 7, 2012 - 6:11pm
In a commentary on New England Public Radio, President Lynn Pasquerella discusses how incidents of lying and dishonesty increase during an election season.
September 11, 2012 - 3:07pm

The sky was cloudy, but enthusiasm was high as MHC launched the new academic year and a celebration of the college’s 175th anniversary. (See Photos and video.)

September 5, 2012 - 9:00am
President Lynn Pasquerella recently renewed her involvement with the Connecticut Center for Nonviolence, teaching a group of at-risk teens peaceful ways to handle conflict.
August 29, 2012 - 3:49pm
In a letter to the editor of the New York Times, MHC President Lynn Pasquerella addresses honesty in politics and whether politicians should ever lie. (Scroll to foot of page.)
August 13, 2012 - 3:00pm
For five years President Lynn Pasquerella has worked to alleviate hunger, poverty, and disease in Kenya--her personal commitment to purposeful engagement in the world.
August 8, 2012 - 9:58am

The American Council on Education (ACE) will partner with the College and WAMC radio to support the nationally syndicated Academic Minute hosted by President Pasquerella.

July 30, 2012 - 3:30pm
WAMC's Academic Minute, hosted by MHC President Lynn Pasquerella, observes its second anniversary by honoring contributing professors and supporters.
July 26, 2012 - 4:16pm
President Pasquerella spoke recently about the ethics of the NCAA's mandatory health screening of college athletes on NEPR. (Her commentary starts at 12:40.)
July 25, 2012 - 10:06am
The Chronicle of Higher Ed and ABC News note MHC is among the first colleges to support the DOE effort to help students better understand financial aid packages.
July 24, 2012 - 4:40pm

The NCAA's mandatory health screening of college athletes may not be in the best interests of the athletes, writes President Pasquerella in the Chronicle of Higher Education.

July 16, 2012 - 9:45am