President’s Office in the News

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President Lynn Pasquerella’s full itinerary during her trip to China and South Korea has resulted in several new partnerships with Chinese universities and high schools.
June 27, 2012 - 2:32pm
The Women in Public Service Project, founded by Hillary Clinton and the Sister Colleges, has announced it will partner with the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.
June 22, 2012 - 12:28pm

As part of this month’s trip to China and Korea, President Lynn Pasquerella will be interviewed at the Beijing America Center for a live June 12 webcast.

June 11, 2012 - 3:45pm
President Pasquerella spoke with NEPR/WFCR Radio about the state's new requirement that health care providers talk to dying patients about care options. (Scroll to 1:45 mark.)
May 25, 2012 - 4:49pm
Best-selling author Azar Nafisi gave a stirring commencement speech to 578 graduates today as Mount Holyoke College celebrated its 175th Commencement. See the video.
May 20, 2012 - 5:55pm

In the news: Erin Reynolds '14 and President Pasquerella's Academic Minute win awards, while a faculty member takes on a publishing project, and an alumna exhibits her art.

May 17, 2012 - 3:30pm
MHC staff members Janet Crosby (photo at left) and Linda Samano are being honored this week as the first two recipients of the annual President’s Award for Outstanding Service.
May 16, 2012 - 2:35pm
MHC President Lynn Pasquerella is among the leaders in higher education pledging to fight global poverty through philanthropy, engagement, and increased awareness.
April 30, 2012 - 11:15am
President Lynn Pasquerella continues to manage a full schedule lately, keeping MHC in the forefront of conversations on higher education and women in leadership.
April 3, 2012 - 10:14am
In her recent commentary on WFCR/NEPR, President Lynn Pasquerella talks about the cost of college and the value of a liberal education.
March 27, 2012 - 4:00pm
With many schools announcing big tuition jumps this year, Inside Higher Ed cites Mount Holyoke and quotes President Lynn Pasquerella about the College's tuition freeze.
March 21, 2012 - 11:12am

President Lynn Pasquerella and Professor Susan Barry spoke at TEDx Pioneer Valley January 21 at Amherst College. See videos of their talks.

March 14, 2012 - 10:15am

MHC's recent announcement that tuition will not be raised next year attracted attention from numerous publications, including the New York Times, AP, and Inside Higher Education.

March 7, 2012 - 2:00pm
In keeping with MHC's historic mission, the Board of Trustees decided this past weekend there will be no increase in tuition or room and board for the upcoming year.
February 29, 2012 - 9:55am
In a letter to the Mount Holyoke community, President Lynn Pasquerella and Trustee Chairman Mary Graham Davis '65 reported on the weekend meeting of the Board of Trustees.
February 29, 2012 - 9:43am
Mount Holyoke has seen steady increases in its applicant pool in recent years, but this year's record number of applications is truly impressive: It's up 15 percent from last year.
January 26, 2012 - 5:01pm