“The College doesn’t teach you how to think; [it] give[s] you the resources to think on your own.”
Jaxzia Perez ’22she/her
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At MHC I’ve had the support and encouragement of faculty, staff and fellow students who pour their time, energy and hearts into making Mount Holyoke a community that lifts students up to achieve their dreams and goals.
“[Mount Holyoke has] given me the time and space to grow so that I’m much more secure in how I’m going into the world.”
“Every time I make a connection with someone because of Mount Holyoke or stand up for myself, I just think, ‘Yeah, that is where I was supposed to go.’”
“Mount Holyoke changed me. It taught me how to think tangibly with critical-thinking skills. It taught me to challenge my own assumptions every single day.”
Madeline discusses how she is connecting attending a small liberal arts college to study politics and philosophy with her career ambition of becoming a jouralist.
Mentorship helped me resolve a conflict between a financially secure career choice and exploring my artistic practice and identity.