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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

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 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

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

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

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’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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

June 11, 2014 - 4:30pm

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