“The Rider,” a film by Chloé Zhao ’05, won the Art Cinema Award, the top prize at Cannes’ Directors’ Fortnight.

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Veronika Kivenson FP’13 took part in a 2013 expedition aboard the research vessel Atlantis using an underwater robot to collect microbe samples, which she is now analyzing.

Alum Veronika Kivenson’s NSF grant allows her to use a supercomputer to examine how microbes metabolize pollutants found in marine sediment.

July 26, 2017 - 4:45pm
Erin Mullin

Erin Mullin ’17 adapted and customized code to create a 3-D-printed prosthetic hand that can be made for less than $50 and shared around the world.

July 13, 2017 - 10:00am
Kavita Datla, an expert in modern South Asian history and an exceptional scholar, teacher, colleague and mentor, has died.

Kavita Datla, an expert in modern South Asian history and an exceptional scholar, teacher, colleague and mentor, has died.

July 25, 2017 - 12:30pm
This is a photograph of David Hernandez

David Hernández writes about a barrier he faced as a first-generation student — the “information vacuum” — and how he aims to fight it as a professor.

July 12, 2017 - 4:15pm
This is a photograph of Liz Lierman smiling

Mount Holyoke College research shows that the keys to successful career advancement are grade point average and internships — the more, the better.

July 25, 2017 - 10:30am
Students pose for a selfie at MHC Shakti 2016

Mount Holyoke’s second annual Shakti leadership program aims to inspire and engage teenage girls in India.

July 5, 2017 - 1:00pm
Valerie Barr ’77 is the first Jean E. Sammet Professor of Computer Science.

Valerie Barr ’77, the first Jean E. Sammet Professor of Computer Science, shares with her benefactor an interdisciplinary vision of computing.

July 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
Elizabeth Holloway Marston, Mount Holyoke class of 1915, was one of the inspirations for Wonder Woman.

Wonder Woman smashes the superhero glass ceiling in more ways than one, says film studies professor Robin Blaetz.

June 28, 2017 - 1:00pm

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