International Women’s Day –#BeBoldForChange

By MHC Development on March 8, 2017 at 7:00 AM

Today is International Women’s Day, a global celebration of the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, and a call for gender parity in the world. International Women’s Day has been celebrated for over a century, beginning in 1908, where 15,000 women marched through New York City demanding shorter hours, better pay and voting rights. Then, on February 28, 1909, the first National Woman's Day was observed across the United States. (Coincidentally, February 28 is also Mary Lyon’s birthday, whose contributions to women’s education and empowerment are certainly well known!)

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Join the movement. Tell us your story.

By MHC Development on November 10, 2014 at 10:00 AM

Since 1837, Mount Holyoke women have been leaders in their fields and paving the way for future generations. Check out the power of these 10 MHC women. Share your story in our comments.

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