Awards 2019

In 1937 the Mount Holyoke Alumnae Association honored 14 alumnae at the Alumnae Symposium of the Centenary Days. Recipients of the first Medal of Honor awards were selected for “eminent service in promoting the effectiveness of the Alumnae Association, for service in completing definite projects…... » Read more

Mount Holyoke fosters maker culture in new facility primed for curiosity

On a sunny afternoon in April, the ground floor of Prospect Hall is alive with activity. In the light streaming through floor-to-ceiling windows that look out on Lower Lake, several students are assembling a cardboard model of a wooden desk where a student worker will…... » Read more

Insider’s View: Unity Space

Housed on the second floor of Blanchard Hall, the Unity Space offers a safe place for dialogue and programming related to culture and diversity. The space, envisioned by a committee of students and staff during the early planning stages of the Community Center, offers students…... » Read more

Zoe Darrow plays her Celtic fiddle.

Female Gaze: Musician Zoë Darrow ’12

Fierce as a Fiddle When you hear Zoë Darrow ’12 play Celtic fiddle, you won’t be surprised to learn that she first picked up a violin when she was only three years old. “I grew up from birth seeing my older sister practicing violin,” she…... » Read more