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Deborah Bial, president of the Posse Foundation, and three outstanding alumnae will receive honorary degrees at MHC’s May 18 commencement.

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Kevin McCaffrey. Photo by James Gehrt

The president’s office staffer talks on The Bill Newman Show about the “inner universe” of poetry and why he writes poems. (Listen starting at 34:50.)

April 15, 2014 - 16:00
Deborah Bial

Deborah Bial, president of the Posse Foundation, and three outstanding alumnae will receive honorary degrees at MHC’s May 18 commencement.

April 14, 2014 - 16:45
detail of sculpture by El Anatsui

Big Red & Shiny’s article emphasizes the political and artistic questions raised by El Anatsui’s sculptures, on display at MHC through June 8.

April 15, 2014 - 13:45
Illustration of mother and daughter reading together

A book by Charlotte Kugler ’14 and her mother, “Her Next Chapter,” says mother-daughter book clubs can help girls become strong, confident women.

April 14, 2014 - 15:15
Cynthia Chai

The April 15 student awards ceremony honors 36 students for extraordinary contributions to the College community.

April 15, 2014 - 12:00
Pasquerella on Brown U. panel

The Brown Herald covered a panel on which Lynn Pasquerella advocated embracing education as a public good, not a private commodity.

April 12, 2014 - 14:00
Casey McClellan ’14

Casey McClellan ’14 exposes young people to the Holocaust and Jewish resilience during her internship with New York City’s Museum of Jewish Heritage.

April 15, 2014 - 10:00
mortarboard and diploma

Mount Holyoke is on Forbes magazine’s new index of colleges whose alumnae/I say thank you by donating to the institution.

April 11, 2014 - 15:15
President Lynn Pasquerella

The Springfield Republican covers President Pasquerella’s varied “missions of engagement” on campus, in the community, and in the media.

March 14, 2014 - 17:00
President Barack Obama at the White House education summit

At a White House education forum today, MHC announced expanded efforts to make college accessible to and successful for low-income students.

January 16, 2014 - 14:45

Our president joined the president and other college leaders January 16 to propose ways to increase college opportunity for low-income students.

January 14, 2014 - 14:00
Women in Public Service Project

MHC, Simmons, and Smith Colleges are preparing a two-week summer institute for emerging women leaders with the Women in Public Service Project.

September 25, 2013 - 16:45

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