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Liz Auguste FP’16

According to a survey of local residents conducted by Liz Auguste FP’16, 98 percent of respondents said they like living in South Hadley and plan to stay here.

May 8, 2015 - 8:15am
National diversity expert Daryl Smith

Daryl Smith, a national diversity expert, visited Mount Holyoke and Hampshire colleges in April to discuss ways of embedding diversity institution-wide.

May 5, 2015 - 3:30pm
Sheila Lirio Marcelo ’93, founder and CEO of

Sheila Lirio Marcelo ’93, CEO of world's largest online firm connecting families with caregivers, will receive an honorary doctorate at Mount Holyoke's commencement.

May 5, 2015 - 8:45am
Robin McLean ’87

In May, Mount Holyoke professor Penny Gill and Robin McLean ’87 will read from their books What in the World Is Going On? and Reptile House, respectively.

April 30, 2015 - 11:00am
sculpture of sphinx, a class mascot

Exhibition captures MHC's long history in objects selected by Archives' student assistants, who share the historic and personal meaning behind their choices.

April 30, 2015 - 10:15am
Student at a vigil for Nepal earthquake victims. Gazette photo by Dan Little.

One day after the devastating quake, Mount Holyoke's Nepalese students and others gathered to grieve, and to raise money for a relief effort for survivors.

April 30, 2015 - 10:00am

Mount Holyoke College will award some 600 bachelor's degrees, confer honorary doctoral degrees, and celebrate its new graduates during commencement week.

April 29, 2015 - 11:45am
Meredith Monk

The "magician of the voice" returns to Mount Holyoke College May 17 to speak and to be honored for her achievements in innovative contemporary music.

April 28, 2015 - 12:00pm
student wearing flower wreath on Pangy Day. Photo by Alheri Egor-Egbe ’17.

The College community turned out for a day of campus fun on April 24 for the coolest Pangy Day in recent memory.

April 28, 2015 - 10:45am
Thumbnail image of Maimuna Ahmad.

Maimuna Ahmad ’09, CEO of Teach for Bangladesh, tells MHC students how the organization she started is transforming the lives of children and their teachers.

April 21, 2015 - 9:00am
Kala Jones ’15. Photo by Emily Weir

More than 150 seniors presented at the annual event, synthesizing their substantial work into 12-minute talks on topics abstract and concrete, timely and timeless.

April 21, 2015 - 8:30am
Face painting is often part of Pangy Day fun.

On April 24, the campus will turn out to celebrate Pangynaskeia—the world of women—with a picnic, dancing, games, and other springtime festivities.

April 17, 2015 - 3:30pm
Meghan Godorov, associate director for alumnae and community engagement

Achieving equal pay for women starts with negotiating the salary for every job you accept. Ask, and you're more likely to receive, according to a CDC workshop.

April 10, 2015 - 2:00pm
Composer and music educator Hoh Chung Shih

Hoh Chung Shih, a leading composer and music educator, comes to Mount Holyoke for a week's residency and the world premiere of his new experimental work.

April 10, 2015 - 2:00pm
student making a presentation

More than 150 seniors will speak about their research and scholarship at the April 17 Senior Symposium, an all-day demonstration of students' intellectual passions.

April 9, 2015 - 10:15am
Rachael Riley Smith ’15 rehearses "She Stoops to Conquer."  Photo by Lara Dubin

Mount Holyoke College will present Oliver Goldsmith's frothy comedy of manners April 16–19 in Rooke Theatre.

April 7, 2015 - 10:45am