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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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Micaela Díaz-Sánchez, assistant professor of Latina/o studies

The Latina/o studies professor will use the prestigious fellowship to finish research for her book on Chicana and Mexicana feminist performance.

April 18, 2014 - 15:00
Carolyn Shread, instructor in French

The Haitian paper Le Nouvelliste covered a video class in which students in two countries discussed Haitian novelist Marie Vieux-Chauvet. (In French)

April 17, 2014 - 16:15
President Lynn Pasquerella

On WHMP’s April 18 Bill Newman Show, President Pasquerella addresses how the costs of healthcare may influence doctors’ treatment decisions.

April 18, 2014 - 14:15
Elodie Munezero ’16

Elodie Munezero ’16 is learning motion picture camerawork as an assistant on independent director Jay Craven’s new feature. (Cue video to 1:24)

April 17, 2014 - 16:00
Boyeoluwatito Fakoya in “Queen Moremi”

The April 26–27 opera uses drumming, singing, acting, and poetry to tell the story of a Yoruba queen who thwarted attack by invaders.

April 18, 2014 - 09:00
Seal of The Princeton Review’s Guide to 332 Green Colleges

The Princeton Review’s Guide to 332 Green Colleges includes Mount Holyoke, based on our environmental policies, practices, and academic offerings.

April 17, 2014 - 15:00
Posse Scholar Crystal Reed ’14

MHC graduates our first Posse Scholars this year, showing the success of the innovative program created by this year’s commencement speaker.

April 18, 2014 - 08:30
Nausheen Khan ’11

Nausheen Khan ’11 writes in the Dhaka Tribune about a physicians’ strike that means less health care for some patients in Bangladesh.

April 17, 2014 - 14:30
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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