Notable Alumnae in the News

Foreign policy expert Mona Sutphen ’89 will address the role of United States leadership in a changing world when she speaks at MHC on February 9.
January 18, 2012 - 16:28
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Suzan-Lori Parks '85 discusses The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess, for which she wrote the reworked book, in a New York Times video.
January 13, 2012 - 12:21
In an article in Forbes, documentary filmmaker and Olympian Mary Mazzio '83 describes finding her voice and confidence at Mount Holyoke College.
January 3, 2012 - 16:05
Anam Sethi '12 (left) interviews MHC's Jennifer Gunter King and Leanna James Blackwell about Wendy Wasserstein '71 for Amherst Public Television's Theatre NOW.
January 3, 2012 - 14:39

Deck the Halls, a novel coauthored by Carol Higgins Clark '78 and Mary Higgins Clark, has been made into a movie that will be broadcast December 20 on TNT.

December 6, 2011 - 14:45
Susan Kare '75 designed the earliest fonts and icons that have been the prototypes for Mac computers ever since, according to CNN's What's Next blog.
November 28, 2011 - 10:39
Physician Elizabeth Barrett-Connor '56 has won the American Heart Association's prestigious 2011 Population Research Prize for her 40-year cardiovascular study.
November 21, 2011 - 17:38
In an op-ed for the Huffington Post, Kavita Ramdas '85 discusses Peace Unveiled, the third installment in the five-part PBS series, Women, War, and Peace.
November 3, 2011 - 14:43
Philanthropist Adrienne Arsht '63 is profiled in the Washington Post Magazine for her patronage of the arts, education, health, and Hispanic causes.
October 27, 2011 - 17:05
The Saharawi people's tea ceremony—an important part of everyday life—is like their struggle for independence, writes Senia Bachir-Abderahman '10 in
October 11, 2011 - 15:20
On the 142nd anniversary of the birth of Gandhi, the Father of India, MHC trustee Kavita Ramdas '85 examines his legacy in the October 4 edition of the Huffington Post.
October 5, 2011 - 17:48
In the Huffington Post, Kavita Ramdas '85 reflects on what women around the globe have faced in the ten years since 9/11 and looks forward with hope toward the future.
September 13, 2011 - 14:34
President Barack Obama announced his intent to appoint Mona Sutphen ’89 to the President’s Intelligence Advisory Board, a key post in his administration.
September 12, 2011 - 09:36
On September 6, President Barack Obama announced his nomination of Catherine Allgor FP'92 to the Board of Trustees of the James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation.
September 9, 2011 - 13:30
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess, cowritten by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Suzan-Lori Parks '85, received praise from the Boston Globe after opening at the ART in Boston.
September 2, 2011 - 11:19
Julie Salamon’s new biography of Wendy Wasserstein ’71, Wendy and the Lost Boys, is receiving critical acclaim across the country for its insight into the late playwright’s life.
August 23, 2011 - 13:59


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