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How a Mount Holyoke alumna became a craft beer entrepreneur

... In 2014 Gretchen Schmidhausler ’81 founded Little Dog Brewing Company, a four-barrel craft brewery in Neptune City, New Jersey, that specializes in handcrafted, small-batch brews. While opening her own brewing company fulfilled a longtime goal, her journey took a bit of a winding, yet…... » Read more

Summer 2018 Books

The following is a list of books published by alumnae and faculty, or about alumnae, and received at the Alumnae Quarterly offices since the publication of the spring 2018 issue. To submit your work, please email What the Wind Can Tell You Islandport Press In this middle…... » Read more

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Mount Holyoke alumna creates cosmic abstractions

In fall 2002, Claudine Lang Bing ’60 was an art professor on Semester at Sea. The time she spent traveling around the world on a ship and gazing at stars in the night sky stayed with her and became the inspiration for her most recent…... » Read more

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Mount Holyoke alumna breaks records through duct tape art

“I’ve been selling pieces to Ripley’s Believe It or Not for several years now,” says Kerry Mott ’09, an artist whose unusual medium is duct tape and whose oversized works take thousands of hours of meticulous planning and implementation to complete. When someone who worked…... » Read more