Notable Alumnae in the News

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Now pursuing a graduate degree, Sadiqa Basiri Saleem '09 continues her groundbreaking work educating women in Afghanistan , according to the Ottawa Citizen.

March 26, 2012 - 10:00am
Anne Hyde ’82 has been awarded the prestigious Bancroft Prize for her book Empires, Nations and Families: A History of the North American West, 1800-1860.
March 23, 2012 - 2:34pm
Kathleen Holland Hicks '91 has been nominated by President Barack Obama to become the DOD's Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Policy.
March 20, 2012 - 11:34am

Video: Award-winning playwrights Suzan-Lori Parks ’85, Marsha Norman, and Christopher Durang visited MHC last week to discuss the culture of U.S. playwriting.

February 23, 2012 - 1:00pm
The Boston Globe has listed two MHC alumnae--Maria Cirino '85 and Sheila Lirio Marcelo '93 (pictured)--among the ten most powerful women on the Boston technology scene.
February 23, 2012 - 12:35pm

Video: The Weissman Center brought Mona Sutphen ’89 to campus February 9 to talk about U.S. leadership in the current era of global economic and political turmoil.

February 15, 2012 - 11:15am

Just after graduating, Esther Howland, class of 1847, created the first American Valentine's Day card, as reported by WBUR, Everyday Health, and others.

February 14, 2012 - 12:00pm
MHC's Bryn Hartenstein '14 reports in the Daily Hampshire Gazette about the February 9 campus address given by Mona Sutphen '89.
February 13, 2012 - 8:59am
Josipa Roksa '00 and Richard Arum, her coauthor on the book Academically Adrift, are continuing their research, according to this Chronicle of Higher Education story.
January 26, 2012 - 2:53pm
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 - 4:28pm
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 - 12:21pm
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 - 4:05pm
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 - 2:39pm

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 - 2:45pm
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 - 10:39am
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 - 5:38pm