In a speech on Feb. 27, President Obama introduced the latest initiative from the White House, entitled “My Brother’s Keeper,” and signed a Presidential Memorandum establishing the My Brother’s Keeper Task Force. The goal of the Task Force is to help young boys and men of color to “have the […]
On Tues., March 4, LITS hosted a Wikipedia edit-a-thon to encourage more female editors to write for Wikipedia and to...
Known for its diverse community, Mount Holyoke is home to over 15 entertainment and performing arts student organizations....
Students in attendance at Interfaith Lunch on Feb. 19 were treated to a lecture by Ari Pliskin, the executive director...
Mount Holyoke student Quanita “Q” Hailey ’14 successfully headed the College’s First Annual Women of Color Trailblazers Leadership Conference (WOCTLC) this past Saturday. The event aimed to “empower, provide leadership development and networking opportunities” to female students of color at MHC as well as students from the Five College Consortium. […]Read more ›
Students from UMass Amherst’s Mechanical and Engineering Department recently developed an orthotic arm for a local five-year old boy with a rare medical condition. The five-year old, Ryan Wade, a kindergartener at Bridge Street School, lives in Northampton with his family. He was born with a condition called multiple synostoses […]Read more ›