campus life

MHC Moment: December 2012

I hope each of you has watched the 175th celebration video, a tribute to Mount Holyoke’s founding, mission, and future. I particularly love the parallel images of past and present. Whether rowing on the river, studying in the library, or gathered around a seminar discussion…... » Read more

Just the Yarn shelves of yarn

Strands of Time

Unraveling Knitting’s Enduring Appeal at MHC Often I’ve slipped back in memory to an anthropology class, Marriage and the Family, in the fall of my junior year. I sit at the end of the second row, knitting maroon wool into a sweater for my boyfriend, while up front Mr. Lobb…... » Read more

MHC Moment: October 2012

Connecting with Alumnae around the Country I could not have asked for a better launch to Mount Holyoke's celebration of educating 175 years of women of influence! Following our spectacular convocation, I had the chance to meet with alumnae, parents, and prospective students at record-breaking…... » Read more

175th Anniversary

Celebrating 175 Years: Slideshow

On November 8 and 9 Mount Holyoke College celebrated its 175th anniversary. From ice cream at Mary Lyon's grave to sing-a-longs of traditional songs to talks, lectures, and discussions around MHC's history, the weekend was full of festivity and celebration.... » Read more