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Author Katy Simpson Smith ’06. Photo by Elise Smith.

Katy Simpson Smith ’06 poured her MHC majors in history and film studies into her first novel, which has media buzzing.

September 26, 2014 - 1:45pm
Leslie Anne Miller ’73

Seven authors—including Leslie Anne Miller ’73—will read from new works covering topics from recession America to the existence of heaven.

September 26, 2014 - 11:15am
Carrie Mae Weems

Artist Carrie Mae Weems invited the Mount Holyoke community to confront questions about race and perception during a two-day residency.

September 23, 2014 - 1:45pm
 Jennifer Finney Boylan. Photo by Jim Bowdoin

Jennifer Finney Boylan, a transgender advocate and author of She’s Not There: A Life in Two Genders, will address gender and society in her public talk.

September 16, 2014 - 2:30pm
Contemporary artist Carrie Mae Weems

Weems wants her art “to shout bravely from the rooftops and storm barricaded doors and voice the specifics of our historic moment.”

September 10, 2014 - 11:45am
Henry Matisse

Sketches and final drawings by the celebrated French artist reveal the wonder of what can be done with a few deceptively simple lines and a lot of talent.

September 5, 2014 - 9:30am
shot glasses

Channel 22 News reported on MHC students at an alcohol-education event trying to walk and drive while wearing goggles that simulate drunkenness.

September 5, 2014 - 11:45am
Phuong Le ’18 of Vung Tau City, Vietnam

The new students, drawn from one of the largest and strongest applicant pools in MHC history, come from 36 states and 30 other countries.

August 28, 2014 - 10:00am
Convocation 2013

The colorful welcome-back event opens the academic year with cheers, creative costumes, and a presidential message about what’s new at MHC.

August 25, 2014 - 2:30pm
President Lynn Pasquerella

University Business noted the collaboration and good business sense represented in 3 colleges jointly sponsoring the Women in Public Service Institute.

June 10, 2014 - 3:30pm
Delegate to the Women in Public Service Program Institute. Photo by Ben Barnhart

A Christian Science Monitor feature article on the Women in Public Service Project Institute says delegates learn mostly from one another.

June 9, 2014 - 7:30am
Michael Flynn, director of Mount Holyoke’s Master of Arts in Mathematics Teaching program

MHC’s summer Master of Arts in Mathematics Teaching program gives K–8 educators skills to help kids understand math more deeply.

June 5, 2014 - 4:00pm
MHC student speaks about the Women in Public Service Project.

Channel 22’s cameras captured the opening ceremonies of the Women in Public Service Project (WPSP) Institute held at MHC on Memorial Day.

May 27, 2014 - 4:15pm
Mona Sutphen ’89

A panoply of female leaders told delegates to the Women in Public Service Project Institute that women are the key to solving global challenges.

May 26, 2014 - 8:15pm
Rep. Nita Lowey ’59

Speaking about her work and theirs, Lowey told the Women in Public Service Project delegates: “When women join together, great things happen.”

May 25, 2014 - 4:45pm
2014 graduate. Photo by Deirdre Malfatto

Commencement speaker Deborah Bial told the graduates, “Be brave. … It is on you that we hang our hopes for a more just and reasonable society.”

May 18, 2014 - 2:15pm

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