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Alumnae Association welcomes new interim executive director

  Liz Lierman has been named interim executive director of the Alumnae Association. Lierman, who has served as executive director of the Career Development Center since 2014, transitioned to her new role on July 1 and will serve during fiscal year 2021 in a creative…... » Read more

Alumnae Association appoints diversity, equity and inclusion lead

In March, Jonencia Wood, who first joined the Alumnae Association in 2015, was named director of alum inclusion, expanding her role to be the diversity, equity and inclusion liaison to the Alumnae Association. In this work, Wood, who is also director of events for the…... » Read more

Letters from the Dust Bowl

Caroline Boa Henderson, class of 1901, maintained correspondence with her classmate Rose Alden for several decades following their graduation from Mount Holyoke. The Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections houses over 1300 letters and assorted papers written by and addressed to Henderson. In the…... » Read more

Portrait of Rachel Fuller Brown, class of 1920

Funding Women in Science for More Than 40 Years

Rachel Fuller Brown, class of 1920, almost didn’t attend Mount Holyoke. Although she was a strong student and hard worker at Central High School in Springfield, her family had little money, and had a friend of her grandmother’s not offered to pay her tuition it…... » Read more