By the end of Orientation 2016, new students will have explored their campus, their community, and themselves—and become ready for college success.

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Photograph of Corson hiking

Catherine Corson, associate professor of environmental studies, has been named director of the Miller Worley Center for the Environment.

August 26, 2016 - 11:45am
This is a detail of an early cover illustration for Rudyard Kipling's "The Jungle Book."

Professor of English Chris Benfey has been awarded a prestigious grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to study Kipling.

August 24, 2016 - 3:15pm
Peter Rabbit was the inspiration for an Emmy Award-winning series codeveloped by an alumna.

Mount Holyoke alumna Sarah Mullervy ’03 helped lead the team that won a 2016 Daytime Emmy Award for the animated Peter Rabbit series on Nickelodeon.

August 25, 2016 - 12:15pm
Mount Holyoke College gates

Mercury’s volcanism most likely ended 3.5 billion years ago, in contrast to Mars, Venus, and Earth, and its thinner mantle may be the reason why.

August 16, 2016 - 4:00pm
A banner welcomes new students to Orientation.

By the end of Orientation 2016, new students will have explored their campus, their community, and themselves—and become ready for college success.

August 25, 2016 - 11:30am
This is a photo of the Mount Holyoke College Shakti Venue, Trident Bandra Kurla

Mount Holyoke College is launching a program to build leadership skills and equip young Indian women to succeed in their ambitions.

August 12, 2016 - 11:45am
Photo of a representation of a heart

A Mount Holyoke College professor finds that getting over conflicts improves relationship happiness, and working through conflicts promotes stability.

August 25, 2016 - 11:00am
Ellen Chilemba

Ellen Chilemba ’17 continues to explore ways to help Malawi women rise out of poverty through Tiwale, the community-based organization she founded.

August 10, 2016 - 4:00pm

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