Mount Holyoke College will award some 600 bachelor's degrees, confer honorary doctoral degrees, and celebrate its new graduates during commencement week.

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Tony Award-nominated actress Geneva Carr ’88

When the annual Tony Award nominations for best "leading actress in a play" were announced recently, two went to productions with connections to Mount Holyoke.

May 1, 2015 - 1:30pm
Student at a vigil for Nepal earthquake victims. Gazette photo by Dan Little.

One day after the devastating quake, Mount Holyoke's Nepalese students and others gathered to grieve, and to raise money for a relief effort for survivors.

April 30, 2015 - 10:00am
Robin McLean ’87

In May, Mount Holyoke professor Penny Gill and Robin McLean ’87 will read from their books What in the World Is Going On? and Reptile House, respectively.

April 30, 2015 - 11:00am
Carol Geary Schneider

The president of the Association of American Colleges and Universities will return to her alma mater to accept an honorary degree and deliver the commencement address.

April 29, 2015 - 12:00pm
Rani Mehta ‘15. Photo by Alheri Egor-Egbe ’17.

Rani Mehta ’15 reflects on her Mount Holyoke experience, examining the questions that led her from admission to graduation and prepared her for what comes next.

April 30, 2015 - 10:45am
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Mount Holyoke College will award some 600 bachelor's degrees, confer honorary doctoral degrees, and celebrate its new graduates during commencement week.

April 29, 2015 - 11:45am
sculpture of sphinx, a class mascot

Exhibition captures MHC's long history in objects selected by Archives' student assistants, who share the historic and personal meaning behind their choices.

April 30, 2015 - 10:15am
The research team in action.

Yarrow Axford ’97 analyzes 100,000-year-old Arctic lake sediment to get a glimpse into our climatic future.

April 28, 2015 - 4:00pm

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President's Office in the News

In the latest Difficult Dialogues segment, President Pasquerella interviews a doctor who treated, and a reporter who chronicled, a local woman in the last days of her life.

April 10, 2015 - 4:15pm

Mount Holyoke College President Lynn Pasquerella was elected to the Council of Independent Colleges’ leadership group, and speaks at its annual institute.

January 5, 2015 - 9:00am

President Lynn Pasquerella shares Mount Holyoke’s success with the Lynk experience on January 23 at Association of American Colleges & Universities conference.

January 21, 2015 - 9:30am

President Pasquerella hosted a panel discussion about women's empowerment on Greenfield Community Television for Women's History Month.

March 18, 2015 - 1:15pm

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