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Six student-athletes spend part of the summer with the Coach for College program to teach sports and academics to middle-schoolers in Vietnam.

June 27, 2017 - 9:00am
A group of soon-to-be graduates in their cap-and-gown regalia

Courage. Community. Compassion. Commitment.

May 21, 2017 - 4:00pm

“The Rider,” a film by Chloé Zhao ’05, won the Art Cinema Award, the top prize at Cannes’ Directors’ Fortnight.

June 5, 2017 - 12:30pm
Mount Holyoke’s winning team at the IBECC event in Santa Monica: from left, Shanae McDonald ’17, Pearl Umoye ’19 and Hadassa Mikalixen ’18.

A team of three students swept their division in an international business ethics competition, the College’s first appearance at the annual event.

May 19, 2017 - 1:45pm
Acting President Sonya Stephens with staff award winners Linda Fernandes (left) and Joanne Picard (right) holding their trophies.

Linda Fernandes and Joanne Picard received Outstanding Service awards for their unique dedication and commitment to the College.

June 1, 2017 - 4:00pm
National Endowment funds pilot program to explore global and local inequalities through humanities lens

National Endowment funds pilot program to explore global and local inequalities through humanities lens

May 19, 2017 - 1:00pm
Jean Sammet in her Mount Holyoke yearbook photograph, in 1948.

Jean Sammet ’48, one of the most important early pioneers in computer science, was a long-time supporter and advocate for Mount Holyoke.

May 25, 2017 - 11:00am
The 180th Commencement of Mount Holyoke College is Sunday, May 21, at 10:30 a.m.

As the class of 2017 takes its final steps as undergraduates, a look ahead to its first strides as graduates.

May 19, 2017 - 11:45am

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