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Caitlin Rajala FP’15

By applying handwriting analysis to Aramaic manuscripts, a Five College student-professor team is gaining insights about centuries-old documents.

September 22, 2014 - 9:30am
Claire Conway ’18

Her planned engineering major is just the start; she also hopes to lead change in the processed-food industry to make healthy food more accessible to all.

September 12, 2014 - 4:15pm
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The program matches US and international women’s college students interested in STEM areas to enhance professional development and support.

September 3, 2014 - 12:45pm
Amber Legare ’15

Amber Legare ’15 and geologist Al Werner are knee-deep in answering a pressing question for a local town: can the water supply support new development?

August 30, 2014 - 8:00pm
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

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