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Megan Michaels FP’21

Meet the class of 2021: Megan Michaels

 “I feel so lucky to be admitted to this incredible Frances Perkins program. The support for students is really unparalleled.”

Genesis and Nicole Lara Granados

Meet the class of ’21: the Lara Granados sisters

“I never thought I’d research reproductive organs. But it’s super cool.” – Genesis. “We find our space on campus. There’s a space for everyone.” – Nicole

Kuzivakwashe Madungwe

Meet the class of 2021: Kuzivakwashe Madungwe

 “Playing squash challenged me to push myself beyond what I thought I could achieve as an athlete. The whole student-athlete experience has been amazing.” 

Guneet Moihdeen

Meet the class of 2021: Guneet Moihdeen

“The results I found were obvious to me, but I didn’t know that not everyone had access to these skills. I saw my Mount Holyoke education in practice.”

Muyun (Charlotte) Wang

Meet the class of ’21: Muyun (Charlotte) Wang

“This is the place where I can really let my voice be heard by other people, where I can figure out my potential as a woman, and as a woman of color.”

 Casey Roepke

Meet the class of 2021: Casey Roepke

“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.”

Alma Evertz ’21

Meet the class of 2021: Alma Evertz

 “At MHC, instead of it being a competitive environment, professors and students really work together in class for everyone to learn and to do their best.”

A masked student outside of the Dining Commons, with a reusable lunch tote slung over her shoulder.

Innovative and fun dining during a pandemic

The dining experience at Mount Holyoke is a key component of student well-being. So how do you feed students safely in a pandemic? 

photo of hands placed across a laptop on a keyboard

A student, a teacher, two pianos — and Zoom

Taking piano lessons virtually isn’t ideal but it’s pretty close, says the music department’s Mark Gionfriddo and Susan Wang ’23, of Mount Holyoke College.

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.  

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