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Mount Holyoke College

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION

Founded 1837 as Mount Holyoke Female Seminary, became a college in 1888, and changed name to Mount Holyoke College in 1893.

Location:
South Hadley, MA

Founding Date:
8-Nov-1837

Enrollment:
2200

Official Website:
http://www.mtholyoke.edu/

STUDENTS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Virginia Apgar
Doctor
7-Jun-1909 7-Aug-1974 Anesthesiologist, Apgar Score
Maryanne Trump Barry
Judge
5-Apr-1937   3rd Circuit Court of Appeals
Jameson A. Baxter
Business
6-Sep-1943   Baxter Associates, Inc.
Olympia Brown
Activist
5-Jan-1835 23-Oct-1926 Lady preacher and suffragette
Elaine Chao
Government
26-Mar-1953   US Secretary of Labor, 2001-09
Carol T. Crawford
Business
25-Feb-1943   US Intl. Trade Commission, 1991-2000
Mary C. Doswell
Business
c. 1958   Senior VP at Dominion Resources
Ella T. Grasso
Politician
10-May-1919 5-Feb-1981 First woman elected governor of Connecticut
Glenda Hatchett
TV Personality
14-Dec-1951   Judge Hatchett
Elizabeth T. Kennan
Business
c. 1938   President of Mt. Holyoke College, 1978-95
Eileen S. Kraus
Business
c. 1938   Connecticut National Bank
Nita Lowey
Politician
5-Jul-1937   Congresswoman, New York 18th
Frances Perkins
Government
10-Apr-1882 14-May-1965 First female US cabinet member
Barbara Stallings
Educator
c. 1944   Watson Institute for International Studies
Mona Sutphen
Government
c. 1967   White House Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy
Wendy Wasserstein
Playwright
18-Oct-1950 30-Jan-2006 The Heidi Chronicles
Maureen White
Activist
?   DNC National Finance Chair

TEACHERS AND PROFESSORS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Joseph Brodsky
Poet
24-May-1940 28-Jan-1996 "Social parasite" turned Poet Laureate
Luis Cernuda
Poet
21-Sep-1902 5-Nov-1963 Generation of '27
Shirley Chisholm
Politician
30-Nov-1924 1-Jan-2005 First black woman elected to US House
John W. Gardner
Administrator
8-Oct-1912 16-Feb-2002 Founder of Common Cause
Anthony Lake
Government
2-Apr-1939   Clinton's National Security Advisor
Leo Pfeffer
Scholar
25-Dec-1910 4-Jun-1993 Religious liberty scholar, attorney
Genevieve Taggard
Poet
28-Nov-1894 8-Nov-1948 Travelling Standing Still
Peter Viereck
Poet
5-Aug-1916 13-May-2006 Terror and Decorum

ADMINISTRATORS AND TRUSTEES

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Virginia Apgar
Doctor
7-Jun-1909 7-Aug-1974 Anesthesiologist, Apgar Score
Jameson A. Baxter
Business
6-Sep-1943   Baxter Associates, Inc.
Bart Giamatti
Baseball
4-Apr-1938 1-Sep-1989 Baseball Commissioner, 1989
Elizabeth T. Kennan
Business
c. 1938   President of Mt. Holyoke College, 1978-95
Eileen S. Kraus
Business
c. 1938   Connecticut National Bank
Mary Lyon
Activist
28-Feb-1797 5-Mar-1849 Founder of Mount Holyoke College
Donald F. McHenry
Diplomat
13-Oct-1936   US Ambassador to the UN, 1979-81
Frances Perkins
Government
10-Apr-1882 14-May-1965 First female US cabinet member
H. Jay Sarles
Business
c. 1945   Vice Chairman of Fleet Boston, 1999-2004


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