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Jean Sammet in her Mount Holyoke yearbook photograph, in 1948.

Jean Sammet ’48, one of the most important early pioneers in computer science, was a long-time supporter and advocate for Mount Holyoke.

May 25, 2017 - 11:00am
The 180th Commencement of Mount Holyoke College is Sunday, May 21, at 10:30 a.m.

As the class of 2017 takes its final steps as undergraduates, a look ahead to its first strides as graduates.

May 19, 2017 - 11:45am
A group of soon-to-be graduates in their cap-and-gown regalia

Courage. Community. Compassion. Commitment.

May 21, 2017 - 4:00pm
Odyssey Bookshop in South Hadley, Mass., will sell Mount Holyoke College clothing and more.

Mount Holyoke College spiritwear — clothing and merchandise with the College brand — will be sold by the Odyssey Bookshop, beginning in June.

May 19, 2017 - 10:30am
Mount Holyoke’s winning team at the IBECC event in Santa Monica: from left, Shanae McDonald ’17, Pearl Umoye ’19 and Hadassa Mikalixen ’18.

A team of three students swept their division in an international business ethics competition, the College’s first appearance at the annual event.

May 19, 2017 - 1:45pm
This is a photograph of Heidi Friedman in front of an ivy-covered brick building.

Mount Holyoke’s new HR director brings a strong business background and new strategic human resources policies.

May 16, 2017 - 1:00pm
National Endowment funds pilot program to explore global and local inequalities through humanities lens

National Endowment funds pilot program to explore global and local inequalities through humanities lens

May 19, 2017 - 1:00pm
This is a photograph of Kathryn Finney.

Finney, a fierce and tireless advocate for diversity in entrepreneurship and the tech industry, will receive an honorary degree at Commencement.

May 10, 2017 - 1:45pm

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