Doris Kearns Goodwin

Bestselling author, nationally respected historian, and Pulitzer Prize winner Doris Kearns Goodwin will discuss her new book The Bully Pulpit.

November 4, 2013 - 16:15
Otto Wahl portrait

On November 20, Otto Wahl will speak on the stigma surrounding people with mental illnesses. A panel and community dialogue will follow.

October 30, 2013 - 08:45
Countdown author Alan Weisman

Alan Weisman, author of Countdown: Our Last, Best Hope for a Future on Earth?, speaks November 21 on how to rebalance our world and its population.

October 28, 2013 - 11:15
Masterpiece Theatre Producer Rebecca Eaton

Producer Rebecca Eaton talks November 22 about 25 years of making Downton Abbey, Sherlock, and other Masterpiece Theatre favorites.

October 28, 2013 - 11:00
detail of poster for "The Mandrake"

The Mandrake—Machiavelli's satire about sex, power, gender, and deceit—still resonates today, and will be staged in Rooke Theatre November 14–17.

October 25, 2013 - 08:30

MHC's Department of Theatre Arts will present a day of interactive workshops with theatre professionals for Five College theatre students, on October 26.

October 23, 2013 - 17:45
Frances Moore Lappé

Author-activist Frances Moore Lappé argues that the root of global problems lies in faulty thinking. Real solutions require an “ecomind.”

October 21, 2013 - 14:45
Reshma Saujani

Reshma Saujani, founder of Girls Who Code, talks about gender parity in computing fields, and how to boost female participation, on November 11.

October 21, 2013 - 14:15
leaf symbolizing fall Family and Friends Weekend

Mount Holyoke will host its annual Family and Friends Weekend, giving students' families a taste of their college intellectual, social, athletic, and spiritual life.

October 16, 2013 - 15:30
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

At 12:30 pm on October 23, we will commemorate the 50th anniversary of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s 1963 speech at MHC.

October 16, 2013 - 09:15
Ann Blake

MHC Trustee Ann Blake ’85 will speak October 24 about reducing the human and environmental impact of chemicals in global manufacturing.

October 14, 2013 - 10:15
LEAP showcases students' summer work.

At this year’s showcase of students’ summer work, about 120 will present on their summer research and internship experiences. 

October 14, 2013 - 09:45
portrait of Kathrine Switzer

Kathrine Switzer speaks October 17 about marathon running, gender equality in athletics, and “Breaking Through: The Power of Resilience.”

October 2, 2013 - 15:30

Tuesday was Mountain Day, and hundreds of students celebrated with a traditional hike. Enjoy the day vicariously through text, photos, and video.

October 1, 2013 - 13:15

With the pealing of the Mary Lyon Hall clock tower bells for five minutes at 7 am, President Lynn Pasquerella declared today, Tuesday, October 1, Mountain Day.

October 1, 2013 - 07:00
Harvest Festival

The annual Harvest Festival at the Student Garden featured good times, good food, and good music from the Garden Variety String Band.

September 26, 2013 - 09:15


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