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Strands of Time

Did you know that, at one time, students were encouraged to knit in class? We unravel knitting's enduring appeal at MHC. ... » Read more

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Women in High Tech

Alums in high tech have crossed one of the last big gender gaps. Their stories tell us as much about the evolution of our culture as they do about an… ... » Read more


What Would Mary Lyon Say?

Many and varied voices have claimed to speak for Mount Holyoke’s founder. You may be surprised by what some thought she'd favor. ... » Read more

Sherri VandenAkker ’87


Alum Film: My Name Was Bette: The Life and Death of an Alcoholic

The horrific circumstances of her mother’s death and the complicated feelings that VandenAkker experienced afterward led her to make a documentary. ... » Read more