then and now

Then and Now: Mount Holyoke’s student newspaper

THEN choragos After 50 years of publication, the 51st editorial board of the Mount Holyoke student newspaper made the decision to change its name from Mount Holyoke News to choragos. They felt the newspaper was not meeting the needs of students and that its tradition…... » Read more

Then and Now: Vespers

THEN 1920s In 1920 and 1921 Mount Holyoke singers traveled to New York City to perform at Aeolian Hall, a concert hall in midtown Manhattan. The concerts were specifically planned as part of a fundraising effort to raise money for the College’s endowment. In 1925,…... » Read more

Mount Holyoke incoming students, 28 years apart

At the end of August 1990, the class of 1994 arrived on campus for first-year orientation. This group of red pegasi was made up of 453 students from 43 states plus D.C. and 28 countries. Forty-seven percent of them graduated in the top 10 percent…... » Read more

Library Atrium in the 1930s and 2018

The Williston Library Atrium Once Split in Levels Now Opens to the Sky

—By Sara Rottger ’19 This article appeared as “Library Atrium” in the winter 2018 issue of the Alumnae Quarterly.... » Read more