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Ten Minutes With Shannon Dalton Giordano ’91

Digital Media Expert Social Support Shannon Dalton Giordano ’91 received her master’s degree in international development from American University and began her career managing USAID and World Bank projects overseas. In 1999 she and her husband returned to Massachusetts with plans to start a family.…... » Read more

Ten Minutes with Ellen Perrella

Certified Athletic Trainer All About Strength For thirty years Ellen Perrella has been head athletic trainer and lecturer in physical education and athletics at Mount Holyoke. With more than 300 varsity athletes at the College, it’s not unusual for up to fifty students a day…... » Read more

Ten Minutes with Bridget Serchak ’84

Inspector General Chief of Public Affairs A self-described “Army brat,” Bridget Serchak ’84 moved twelve times and attended eight schools before enrolling at Mount Holyoke. A politics and history double major, she interned at the Pentagon and was a research assistant for Texas Sen. Lloyd…... » Read more

Ten Minutes With Erica Lutes ’02

Fulbright’s youngest executive director, Erica Lutes Since June 2012, Lutes has led the Fulbright Commission for Educational Exchange between the United States and Belgium. The youngest executive director in the program’s sixty-six year history, she holds three master’s degrees—in European policy and politics, peace building,…... » Read more