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Mountain Day offers big views, break from class.

Students who hiked to the summit enjoyed early-fall foliage, a panoramic view of the valley, new Mountain Day caps, and—of course—ice cream.

September 29, 2014

Today is Mountain Day 2014!

President Lynn Pasquerella has declared that today, Monday, September 29, is Mountain Day. Enjoy celebrating MHC’s oldest tradition!

September 26, 2014

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There are more ways than ever to stay connected to the MHC community.

Are you interested in helping young women make important decisions in their lives? Consider volunteering with the Alumnae Association, the Admission office, the Development office, or The Lynk Initiative.

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Apply for the Karen Snyder Sullivan Memorial Travel Award

If you are a sophomore, junior or FP who has not traveled outside of the US or Canada after the age of 12, this is the award for you. The winner of this non-academic award receives $7,000 to fund the trip of a lifetime. Apply before noon on October 3. Visit the Dean of Students website for more information or to access the application.  Call the Dean of Students Office (413) 538-2550 with questions.

September 30, 2014 at 8:43 am

Reach Out, Speak Up

Thursday, October 2, 5-6:30pm, Health Center Conference Room.  Please join the Alcohol and Drug Awareness Project for an informal dinner to meet others and create a support network around substance use.

September 30, 2014 at 8:05 am

Truman Scholarship Info Session

Monday, October 6, 2014, 4:30-5:30pm, Skinner 212.  Funding for graduate study toward a career in government or public service.  See the scholarship page for details.  U.S. Citizens; 1st years, sophomores, juniors; 3.7+ GPA

September 26, 2014 at 1:40 pm

Carnegie Junior Fellows Info Session

Friday, October 3, 2014, 11:00am to 12:00pm, Skinner Hall, Room 202.  National Fellowships Advisor Christine Overstreet discusses how to apply for this full-time paid research internship in international affairs.   For all citizenships; 3.7 GPA recommended; apply as a senior or alumna.

September 23, 2014 at 11:05 am

International Fair: Go Global!

Thinking about study or an internship abroad? Come to the Fair to meet with representatives of dozens of programs around the world, including study abroad opportunities, Mount Holyoke's international internships, and fellowships/scholarships for study abroad. Tuesday, September 23, 6 to 8 PM, Chapin Auditorium.

September 23, 2014 at 8:53 am

Red Cross Blood Drive

Monday September 29, 2014 from 8am-1:00pm in Mary Wooley Hall-Chapin Auditorium. Walk-ins welcome, appointments preferred. The need is constant. The gratification is instant. Give Blood!  See the Red Cross Blood Donor page for details. 

September 22, 2014 at 1:18 pm

Senior Meeting

Seniors - start the year off on the right foot! Attend the Senior Meeting to learn how to best take advantage of the offerings at the CDC. Learn about recruiting opportunities and how to plan your senior year for post-graduate success.  Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 4:15-5:30pm, Hooker Auditorium 268

September 8, 2014 at 1:32 pm