Admission interview


Fresh Perspectives on Prospectives

Mount Holyoke relies on a dedicated group of admission fellows to build the next class of students Mackenzie Libbey ’15 loves a good story. And as a Harriet Newhall Fellow—one… ... » Read more

Lourdes Melgar ’85


Ten Minutes With: Lourdes Melgar ’85

Lourdes Melgar ’85 is Mexico’s deputy secretary of energy in charge of hydrocarbons. Encouraged by her advisor, Professor Vinnie Ferraro, to attend Massachusetts Institute of Technology, she became the first… ... » Read more

My Voice: Khushbu Mishra ’11


My Voice: Stepping Out of My Comfort Zone and Into a Beauty Contest

It was the beginning of summer, and I was busy writing my second-year doctoral paper for the applied economics program. ... » Read more

President's Pen Winter 2015


President’s Pen: Winter 2015

I always love hearing students and alumnae invoke Mary Lyon’s name. From “Mary Lyon would want me to take this job” to “Mary Lyon would want Mountain Day on Tuesday”… ... » Read more