Attending the Mount Holyoke College Shakti Program in Mumbai ignited one student’s passion to be part of India’s next generation of change-making leaders.

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Mara Benjamin joins Mount Holyoke College as the Irene Kaplan Leiwant Professor of Jewish Studies.

Breaking up families is a desecration of humanity’s divine relationship with God, wrote Mara Benjamin.

July 17, 2018 - 3:15pm
Jailene Rodriguez '20 began her Mout Holyoke career as a high school summer scholar with the Restoration Ecology Program.

Future physician Jailene Rodriguez ’20 gained hands-on lab experience in high school via Mount Holyoke’s Restoration Ecology Summer Scholars Program.

July 9, 2018 - 9:45am
Andrea Foulkes, Chair and Professor of Mathematics and Statistics

Mount Holyoke Professor Andrea Foulkes has been awarded $1.5 million from the National Institutes of Health to discern connections in big health data.

July 12, 2018 - 3:45pm

Mount Holyoke professor Darby Dyar was awarded the 2018 Eugene Shoemaker Distinguished Scientist Medal for her work on decoding the secrets of space rocks.

July 5, 2018 - 11:30am
The Glascock Intercollegiate Poetry contest has shone a spotlight on promising young poets since 1923.

Institute offerings through the College’s Professional and Graduate Education program engage a broad audience of adult learners.

July 10, 2018 - 9:00am
Mount Holyoke's Christopher Mitchell on Connecting Point

On WGBY’s Connecting Point, Mount Holyoke faculty member Christopher Mitchell talks about what President Trump’s tariffs mean to the region.

July 3, 2018 - 1:45pm
Franny Eremeeva ’20

On her Mount Holyoke journey, Franny Eremeeva ’20 finds the freedom and growth that comes from rejecting impossible standards.

July 9, 2018 - 4:15pm
Photo of Sonya Stephens, acting president and president-elect giving the welcome address at the 2018 Commencement ceremony

Sonya Stephens will be inaugurated as the 19th president of Mount Holyoke College on Saturday, September 29, 2018.

July 1, 2018 - 5:45pm

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