Mount Holyoke students can now study and work in the nation’s capital — advancing the College’s legacy of shaping leaders in politics, policy and advocacy.

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Nancy MacLean focuses her scholarship on 20th-century American history, with a focus on race, gender, labor history and social movements, particularly in the South.

Nancy MacLean will speak on Feb. 28 about her new book, which connects the theories of economist James McGill Buchanan with Charles Koch.

February 23, 2018 - 11:45am
This is a photo of Kerstin Nordstrom

Kerstin Nordstrom of Mount Holyoke College was one of just 24 scientists — and the only physicist from a liberal arts college — selected to be a Cottrell Scholar.

February 16, 2018 - 11:00am
Elizabeth Young is also the author of “Disarming the Nation: Women’s Writing and the American Civil War” and co-author of “On Alexander Gardner’s ‘Photographic Sketch Book’ of the Civil War.”

The many metaphors of Frankenstein

February 22, 2018 - 3:00pm
Regina Ye ’18 crowdfunded $20,000 and is moving into production of her first ZIRUI travel bags.

The story of Regina Ye ’18’s ZIRUI travel bag is recounted in Forbes magazine.

February 15, 2018 - 3:00pm
Ami Campbell ’92, co-author of “Love Let Go: Radical Generosity for the Real World,” visits the Odyssey Bookshop on Feb 21.

Mount Holyoke’s Ami Campbell ’92, who speaks at the Odyssey Bookshop on Feb. 21, has discovered the secret to happiness: generosity.

February 19, 2018 - 1:15pm
Photo of the planet Venus

After studying Mars, Darby Dyar has her heart set on Venus, where a nearly impenetrable atmosphere enshrouds the searing hot, sulfuric acid-choked planet.

February 13, 2018 - 5:45pm
Writer and activist Luvvie Ajayi and Mount Holyoke’s Kimberly Juanita Brown will each be speaking on Feb. 22.

Luvvie Ajayi and Kimberly Juanita Brown will each speak on Feb. 22, as the celebration of Black History Month continues at Mount Holyoke College.

February 16, 2018 - 5:15pm
This image shows the sculpture while being created, and the laser cutter which was used.

Art and architecture students collaborate with the Botanic Garden to design and build a sculptural fountain for this year’s spring Flower Show.

February 12, 2018 - 1:00pm

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