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Angie (left) and June Provost, who will talk about Black farmers, land ownership and systemic racism in agriculture at Mount Holyoke on November 9.

The Provosts on the plight of Black farmers

Mount Holyoke College presents June and Angie Provost speaking about Black land ownership and the plight of Black farmers.

Veronika Kivenson

To hunt a killer

Mount Holyoke alum Veronika Kivenson FP’13 is helping research the mysterious ocean dumpsite of half a million barrels of DDT.

This is a picture of the converted garage/walk-in basement that won Darling the 2020 AIA award. A light-filled room with large windows facing lush greenery.

Naomi Darling wins architecture award

Mount Holyoke’s Naomi Darling’s architecture combines cultural influences with a foundation in sustainability.

A view from a mountain with people scattered in small groups below.

A Mountain Day like no other

Mount Holyoke’s tradition of Mountain Day goes back to 1838, but 2020 was different from any other, as the community celebrated online across the globe.

The Botanic Garden has completed work on a new pollinator garden on the Mount Holyoke College campus.

New pollinator garden

The Botanic Garden has completed work on a new pollinator garden on the Mount Holyoke College campus.

Two people dressed in Hax-Mat suits

When contagion meets climate crises

Olivia Aguilar, director of the Miller Worley Center for the Environment, considers the ramifications of climate displacement and community contagions.

Jorge in May 2017

A birding we will go! Campus edition

The bird-watchers of Mount Holyoke joined the annual continental Christmas Bird Count on Dec. 15 by counting every bird they encounter on campus.

This is a satellite view of the ocean on a clear day.

Deep dive into ocean ecology

Mount Holyoke alumna Lorna Mitchison-Field ’18 was first author on a study of ocean fungi, shedding light on crucial contributors to the marine ecosystem.

Olivia Aguilar, the new Leslie and Sarah Miller Director of the Miller Worley Center for the Environment

Aguilar named head of Miller Worley Center

Olivia Aguilar has been named the new Leslie and Sarah Miller Director of the Miller Worley Center for the Environment at Mount Holyoke College. 

“Today” discusses Princeton Review’s list of “Professors Get High Marks,” where Mount Holyoke College is ranked No. 4 in the country.

“Today” talks about “Best Colleges”

The “Today”  show spoke with The Princeton Review about their 2020 list of “The Best 385 Colleges,” and naturally, Mount Holyoke College was mentioned.  

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