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  Mount Holyoke College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Neighbor to Holyoke, and as the years go, more closely related to the city, is Mount Holyoke College, the famous institution for the education of young women that is rounding out seventy-five years of vitality this month.
Mount Holyoke College dominates all colleges for women because it was the first institution dedicated to the higher education of all women, and because today, after seventy-five years, it proceeds along just the lines laid down for it by its founded, Mary Lyon.
Mount Holyoke is more magnificent at seventy-five than at any other time in her history, and under the presidency of one of the most noblest women in the American educational field, President Mary E. Woolley, is going forward to more splendid attainment, always holding to the ideals established by Mary Lyon.
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 College Profiles - Mount Holyoke College
Mount Holyoke is a member of the Twelve College Exchange, and students can spend a year or semester at any of the other participating institutions (Amherst, Bowdoin, Connecticut, Dartmouth, Smith, Trinity, Vassar, Wellesley, Wheaton, and Williams Colleges and Wesleyan University).
Mount Holyoke students, together with the faculty and administrators, have a strong hand in shaping campus life.
Mount Holyoke seeks smart, ambitious students who value a liberal arts education and who are fired by a love of learning.
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 Mount Holyoke College - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Mount Holyoke counts among its alumnae recipients of the Rhodes, Marshall, Truman, Gates/Cambridge, Udall, Beineke, and Datatel Scholarships.
Mount Holyoke Female Seminary was the sister school to Andover Seminary.
Mount Holyoke's chapter of Phi Beta Kappa was established in 1905.
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 Mount Holyoke College - MSN Encarta
The college is noted for its high academic standards, its commitment to strong relationships between faculty and students, and its emphasis on public service.
Mount Holyoke College is a member of the Five College Consortium that includes Smith College, Hampshire College, Amherst College, and the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Graduates of Mount Holyoke College include playwright Wendy Wasserstein, winner of the 1989 Pulitzer Prize for drama.
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 IWIS Information Strategy Case Studies: Mount Holyoke College
One of her first agenda items was to have the college develop a five-year plan aimed at strengthening both the financial and academic soundness of the institution.
A third change was that the college, primarily through computing and the financial services office was choosing a new financial system to be installed by July of 1998.
Colleges and universities feel the brunt in changing business practices but are also seeing the information resources that underlie their teaching and research change dramatically.
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 FIRE - Mount Holyoke College
Mount Holyoke College seeks to maintain free expression while protecting members of its community from harassment—including but not limited to harassment on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, or disability.
Such harassment that targets an identifiable individual or group is clearly in conflict with the interests of the College as an educational community and may be in conflict with provisions of the law.
Therefore, each member of the Mount Holyoke community is expected to treat all individuals with a common standard of decency.
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 Mount Holyoke College Hosts Teen Leadership Conference   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Rochelle Calhoun is a member of the College's class of 1983 and executive director of the Mount Holyoke College Alumnae Association.
Calhoun, former acting dean of the college and dean of students, has lead diversity roundtables at Mount Holyoke and set up a peer mediation program that trains students to resolve issues in a constructive, positive manner.
Mount Holyoke College is one of the nation's finest liberal arts colleges.
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 Clean Air - Cool Planet | Partners: Mount Holyoke College
Mount Holyoke, founded in 1837, is the oldest women's college in the nation.
Mount Holyoke's environmental affairs are facilitated by the Center for Environmental Literacy (CEL) which has faculty, staff and student, members.
The core mission of the CEL is to engage all members of the College in the creation and maintenance of an environmentally sustainable college community.
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 Charity Navigator Rating - Mount Holyoke College
Founded in 1837, Mount Holyoke College is a highly selective, nondenominational, residential, liberal arts college for women enrolling approximately 2,100 students from across the United States and more than 80 countries.
One of the most esteemed liberal arts colleges in the nation, Mount Holyoke is a vibrant academic community where intellectual rigor and creative thinking are prized.
The first of the Seven Sisters, the female equivalent of the formerly all-male Ivy League, the College is recognized worldwide for its rigorous and innovative academic program, its global community, its legacy of women leaders, and its commitment to connecting the work of the academy to the concerns of the world.
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 Mount Holyoke College - College Closeup
Mount Holyoke is an NCAA Division III school and offers thirteen intercollegiate teams as well as intramural and club sports.
Mount Holyoke professors have won numerous national and international awards, including National Science Foundation CAREER awards, MacArthur and Carnegie Corporation fellowships, Guggenheims, Fulbrights, the Pulitzer Prize, the Rome Prize, and the National Book Award.
A high school program providing a good preparation for Mount Holyoke includes 4 years of English, 3 years of a foreign language, 3 years each of mathematics and laboratory sciences, and 2 years of history.
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 Mount Holyoke College - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Mount Holyoke College - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Mount Holyoke College, private institution of higher learning for women in South Hadley, Massachusetts, 17 km (11 mi) north of Springfield.
Encarta and The Princeton Review offer a variety of tools for college-bound students, including a database of college information, an online...
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 Maguire Associates - Success Stories - Mount Holyoke College
As a strong liberal arts college for women, Mount Holyoke College was engaged in a strategic planning process to solidify its position in the eyes of current constituencies and potential audiences.
The College had developed its recruitment, advancement, and public relations outreach activities using five core messages and wanted to test them for their appeal and their credibility in the prospective student market.
Because Mount Holyoke is – and has been – committed to a deliberate strategic planning process, informed by market intelligence and led by highly competent staff, the number of applications has grown by 35% over the past five years.
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 BBC NEWS | Americas | Pride of college girl gun club
It is a glorious fall afternoon, and the members of the "Second Amendment Sisters" at Mount Holyoke College are in high spirits, because they are going shooting.
But what is unusual about their group, is that it is the only college chapter of SAS in existence, and Mount Holyoke has a long tradition as a liberal arts' centre.
He was at pains to point out that both state and college law prohibit the ownership or use of handguns on campus.
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 Mount Holyoke College - College Guide Written For Students By Students
With all of the traditions for students, it’s only natural that Mount Holyoke students feel a commitment to their college that is stronger than most others.
One of the main goals of the school is to create a bond between Mount Holyoke students that lasts longer than just 4 years.
Read our Mount Holyoke College insider’s guide and discover what it feels like to be on campus for 4 years.
www.collegeprowler.com /guide.asp/1427400997/index.html   (465 words)

  
 what's so great about mount holyoke??? - College Discussion
I came to MHC because I wanted a great education and wanted parties and social life to be supplemental...However, i'm finding the social life I do have to be very unsatisfying.
I think MHC is a great school for students serious about academics and wanting to establish a long term community.
My dd was accepted at MHC but it does not offer her major (Russian language).
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 College Review: Mount Holyoke
Hadley, MA: Drowning in the hundreds of college pamphlets seniors inevitably receive, it's hard to look past the smiling pictures of students and scores of statistics for any one brochure and see a school where you'll truly be happy.
Mount Holyoke is also a member of the five-college system, along with Smith, Amherst, Hampshire College and UMASS Amherst.
Mount Holyoke also has access to over five million books within the five schools, art and music libraries, an art museum, an athletic complex (with a pool and indoor track), an equestrian center and a career development center (which provides many internships).
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 MOUNT HOLYOKE COLLEGE, South Hadley, MA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Mount Holyoke is an undergraduate liberal arts college for women with 2000 students and 200 faculty.
The college is located about 80 miles west of Boston and is a member of the Five College Consortium consisting of Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke and Smith Colleges, and the University of Massachusetts.
The Department is committed to excellence in both teaching and research and seeks candidates interested in pursuing an active research agenda to complement a strong dedication to teaching undergraduates.
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 Mount Holyoke College :: Academics (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.netlab.uky.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The College is committed to the search for knowledge and the compassionate understanding of humanity and the world—ideals that our faculty pursue each day in our many classrooms, laboratories, art studios, and libraries.
The liberal arts education you get at Mount Holyoke will provide you with indispensable skills in speaking, writing, and critical thinking—skills that will enable you to succeed in any field you choose.
With 49 departmental and interdisciplinary majors, outstanding support services, and access to the Five College Consortium, Mount Holyoke students enjoy a rich intellectual life with far-reaching rewards.
gopher.mtholyoke.edu.cob-web.org:8888 /acad   (189 words)

  
 Events Calendar - All Upcoming Events | All
Starting September 5, the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum offers a chance to enter Hammondand#8217;s disciplined yet wildly creative world through its special exhibition, Jane Hammond: Paper Work.

While Hammond made her reputation as a painter, the exhibition showcases her exceptional talents as a paper artist.
The College is sponsoring Vincent Ferraro, the Ruth Lawson Professor of Politics, to lecture in the Bay Area.
The Mount Holyoke Club of Southwest Florida invites you to join President Joanne Creighton at a Gala Luncheon where she will be discussing Mount Holyoke College and Mountains Beyond Mountains, the Common Reading for 2006.
www.alumniconnections.com /olc/pub/MHO/eventcal/eventcal.cgi   (5547 words)

  
 GSLIS at Mount Holyoke
The GSLIS master of science program at Mount Holyoke College is the same as the program offered on the Boston campus and consists of 36 semester hours of course work to be completed within six years.
Although fewer courses are offered, it is possible to complete the degree at the Mount Holyoke College campus, depending on specialization.
Students already enrolled in the program at the Boston campus may opt to take courses at the Mount Holyoke College campus as well.
www.simmons.edu /gslis/academics/programs/ms/mtholyoke.shtml   (184 words)

  
 Mount Holyoke College quiz -- free game
Mount Holyoke is mentioned in which of the following movies?
Mount Holyoke College was founded in what year?
Mount Holyoke was founded with Mary Lyon's firm belief that women must be well-educated to contribute significantly to society's greater good.
www.funtrivia.com /playquiz.cfm?qid=14512   (175 words)

  
 Ella T. Grasso Papers, 1919-1981 (bulk 1970-1974) Finding Aid   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Ella Rosa Giovanna Oliva Tambussi Grasso, a Mount Holyoke College alumna, politician and former Governor of Connecticut, was born on May 10, 1919 in Windsor Locks, Connecticut, to James and Maria Oliva Tambussi.
The first article is from the Mount Holyoke Alumnae Quarterly on the obligation to participate in politics, and the second one is in the Connecticut Life on Jacqueline Kennedy's visit to the submarine Lafayette at Groton, Ct..
The first speech she gave at the Mount Holyoke Commencement in June 1975 at the receipt of her honorary degree.
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 4/25/00 vs. Mount Holyoke College
Mount Holyoke junior Jen Carey (Shutesbury, MA) got the visitors on the board at the 14:35 mark, before goals from Scheessele, Bernstein and rookie Laura Schifter (Washington, DC) gave the Jeffs their largest lead of the game, 18-1, with 11 minutes remaining in the second half.
The Ephs host third-ranked Middlebury College on Wednesday afternoon in a game with critical post-season ramifications for the Jeffs, with only two bids to the NCAA Tournament available to NESCAC teams.
Mount Holyoke concludes their regular season at 5-8.
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 Mount Holyoke College
Mount Holyoke was founded in 1837 by chemist and revolutionary educator Mary Lyon.
They ranged in value from six cents to a thousand dollars, sometimes consisting of scraps of fabric for students' quilts and feathers for their pillows.
Mount Holyoke is the nation's oldest continuing institution of higher learning for women.
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 Mount Holyoke College :: Lodging
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The closest, of course, is to stay on the campus itself at the Willits-Hallowell Conference Center, which includes 20 guest rooms with all the amenities you’d expect from a fine hotel.
Prospective students are invited to sample life at Mount Holyoke by staying overnight with students in a residence hall.
cob.mtholyoke.edu /cic/about/lodging.shtml   (140 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Mount Holyoke College: Books: Donna Albino   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
By the turn of the nineteenth century, Mount Holyoke College had already built a strong reputation as a female seminary and was emerging as a top-ranked womenís college, especially for students in the sciences.
Donna Albino, Class of 1983, has spent the last 15 years collecting more than 1,100 postcards of Mount Holyoke College.
Her favorites have long been those cards inscribed with news of the day, discussing items during President Woolleyís tenure, student traditions, or social clubs and events.
www.amazon.com /Mount-Holyoke-College-Donna-Albino/dp/0738505188   (605 words)

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