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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 of a handful of students carefully selected and rigorously trained by Mount Holyoke admission staff…... » 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 Mexican woman to earn a doctorate in political science there. In addition to a background…... » 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 at The Ohio State University. Procrastinating on Facebook, I came across the call for participants for the Miss Nepal US 2014 competition. The winning prize…... » Read more

Then & Now: Fire Drills

—By Taylor Scott —Archival photo courtesy of MHC Archives & Special Collections —Current photo by Millie Rossman This article appeared in the winter 2015 issue of the Alumnae Quarterly.... » Read more