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This is an artist's rendering of two dinosaurs circling each other; the cloaca of one is clearly visible.

A revealing look

Researchers have developed a 3D model of a dinosaur’s cloaca, a glimpse into prehistoric pudenda that has never before been seen.

Rabbis Sandra Lawson and Josh Lesser staring into the camera side-by-side

“Justice, justice we shall pursue”

Rabbis Joshua Lesser and Sandra Lawson will discuss Judaism, race and justice as part of Mount Holyoke College’s Week of Racial Justice and Reconciliation.

President Sonya Stephens with a mask at the open gates of Mount Holyoke College’s campus

Opening the gates to the spring semester

Mount Holyoke College held its first residential move-in since March 2020, when students were sent home due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  

Mara Benjamin in her office, looking at the camera

Mob at Capitol was an “attempted putsch”

Mount Holyoke College Professor Mara Benjamin was part of a group of Jewish scholars who called for Trump’s removal after January’s Capitol breach.  

Variety of students on campus smiling

Meeting the moment

Mount Holyoke College has received $11 million in gifts to support financial aid and launched the “Meet the Moment Scholarship Challenge.” 

Jelani Cobb in his study, smiling at the camera and surrounded by books and a computer screen.

Jelani Cobb on the half-life of freedom

As part of Mount Holyoke’s Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King Week of Racial Justice and Reconciliation, Jelani Cobb will give a public lecture.

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