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Eva Snyder ’17

Katie Couric’s Yahoo news video shows Eva Snyder ’17 at a computer science code camp that aims to inspire women to pursue tech careers.

August 28, 2014 - 11:45am
Camille Theriaque FP’15

A leukemia diagnosis changed FP senior Camille Theriaque’s life. Leaving a 20-year firefighting career, she’s preparing to help others in a different way.

August 1, 2014 - 12:30pm
Hina Shamsi ’93

ACLU lawyer Hina Shamsi ’93, who successfully challenged the no-fly list, argues cases balancing national security and human rights. She got her start here.

July 28, 2014 - 4:00pm
Julisa Campbell ’16

Julisa Campbell’s internship at Château de Chantilly was featured in a Huffington Post article on women gaining valuable career experience this summer.

July 25, 2014 - 8:15am
Time magazine logo

A Time magazine article, noting that many colleges don’t give students real-world job skills, noted Mount Holyoke as a laudable exception to the rule.

July 23, 2014 - 2:45pm
Ning Xie ’15

Lia Poulos ’16 and Ning Xie ’15 were featured in a Huffington Post article about science-related summer work done by women’s college students.

July 23, 2014 - 10:00am
Anne V. Piazza FP’14

A 2014 Frances Perkins graduate reflects on how MHC’s commitment to making college financially affordable helped her realize a lifelong dream.

July 3, 2014 - 11:30am
Mia Landsbergis ’14

Independent work by recent architectural studies graduate Mia Landsbergis ’14 reimagined New York’s Penn Station restored to its former grandeur.

July 1, 2014 - 12:15pm
Alison Ochs ’17

By studying the effects of natural and human disturbances on forest ecosystems, two science majors are discovering ways to protect and sustain wild places.

June 30, 2014 - 1:45pm
Rose Minichiello ’16

On a lark, Rose Minichiello ’16 decided to join a professor on a dig in Nevada. What she found pushed back the known fossil record by 170 million years.

June 16, 2014 - 12:45pm
Restoration Ecology student

The Association of American Colleges and Universities featured The Lynk’s comprehensive approach to curriculum to career integration.

June 12, 2014 - 4:30pm
Janet Nielsen ’92

Janet Nielsen ’92, now a freelance writer, producer, and director, has worked with A-list directors including George Lucas and Tim Burton.

June 11, 2014 - 4:30pm
Dr. Nancy Woodward Hendrie ’54

Nancy Hendrie ’54 has been confounding expectations since the 1950s. First by becoming a doctor. Later, by transforming kids’ lives in Cambodia.

June 5, 2014 - 3:45pm
Violet Kupersmith ’11

Rising writer Violet Kupersmith ’11 transforms themes from her family’s history to produce short stories with bold, fearless female characters.

June 3, 2014 - 3:15pm
Charlotte Kugler ’14

Charlotte Kugler ’14 and her mother, Lori Day. The two cowrote Her Next Chapter, about how mother-daughter book clubs can help girls forge strong identities.

May 29, 2014 - 2:30pm
Hanni Thoma ’09

International higher education, language study, and gender equity are passions for this ’09 alumna, and a Fulbright fellowship allows her to pursue all three.

May 28, 2014 - 9:00am

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