alumnae connections

New Orleans Club Storms the Sazerac

New Orleans Club Celebrates MHC by Stormin’ the Sazerac For nearly half the twentieth century, when women in New Orleans wanted to drink the famous Sazerac cocktail—a mixture of whiskey, bitters, and absinthe—they had to wait until Fat Tuesday (Mardi Gras), the only day of the…... » Read more

Puget Sound Club Celebrates 100 Years

When Margaret McDowell Smith ’49 discovered the minutes from the MHC Club of Puget Sound’s first meeting, she was thrilled. Dated December 11, 1911, the document indicated that the club was more than a century old. Club members realized that a birthday party was in…... » Read more

MHC Moment: January 2013

During this year-long recognition of ‘175 Years of Women of Influence,’ President Pasquerella is celebrating with alumnae both on-campus and around the country. In addition to the Founder’s Day celebration in South Hadley, fall events were held in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston, and New York…... » Read more

Returning to “Mo-Home” with my daughter

Carla Richardson Lambert ’88 reflects on bringing daughter Brittany ’16 to MHC this fall. "We are Mo-Home." That phrase from the cover of the summer Alumnae Quarterly sums up how I felt stepping back onto campus in August, twenty-four years after I left. I have…... » Read more