Alumnae Stories

Shahla Farzan ’10 and Elizabeth Figus ’09

Alumnae Stories

Shahla Farzan ’10 & Elizabeth Figus ’09: Fishing on the Radio

Mount Holyoke alumnae often meet in surprising places—even the backwoods of Alaska:  Shahla Farzan ’10 is a doctoral student in ecology and reporter at KBBI AM 890, a small NPR affiliate… ... » Read more

Alumnae Stories

Mentor and Student: Back-to-Back Awards for Efforts on Social Conversation and Change

Mount Holyoke College Professor of Environmental Studies Lauret Savoy was presented with the American Book Award from the Before Columbus Foundation in San Francisco on October 30. Her recent book,… ... » Read more

Mei Lum in her store Wing on Wo

Alumnae Stories

Mei Lum ’12: Shaping the Future of Chinatown

In May 2016 Mei Lum ’12 took ownership of Wing on Wo & Co., a family porcelain shop in New York City founded in 1890 by her great-grandfather. More than… ... » Read more

Jenny Simon-O'Neill ’02 (left) and Margaret (Meg) Conkey ’65 (right)

Alumnae Stories

Find Your People: Across Generations

In the fall of 2013 Jenny Simon-O’Neill ’02 was attending her first meeting of the Gender, Equity, and Diversity subcommittee (GED) of the University Athletics Board at the University of… ... » Read more