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Event Cancelations Due to COVID-19

In accordance with Mount Holyoke's current response plan for COVID-19, all events are being held virtually at this time.

Campus buildings remain closed to the general public. See the campus updates page for the most recent information.

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An instructional librarian of 20+ years, Tasha Bergson-Michelson '93 has been teaching Wikipedia editing since 2006, and been editing actively for the past...

5/9 10am
Virtual Event
Drop-in Prayer & Contemplation

Come to Abbey Memorial Chapel during our drop-in hours for prayer, contemplation, or simply a quiet respite. You must pre-register to attend.

5/9 11am
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Catholic Prayer Service

Prayer and reflection based on the weekly readings, with music and conversation.

5/9 4pm
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In Person and Virtual Study Hours at The Zowie Banteah Cultural Center

The Zowie Banteah Cultural Center promotes visibility and empowerment for Native Americans and communities of Indigenous people at MHC. Join us to get ready...

5/9 5pm
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Virtual Tea

Join us for a virtual gathering to discuss Fall 2021 courses with the faculty.

5/10 12:30am
Virtual Event
Virtual Tea

Join us for a virtual gathering to discuss Fall 2021 courses with the FMT faculty.

5/10 12pm
Virtual Event
Department Tea

Join us for a virtual gathering to discuss Fall 2021 courses with the faculty.

5/10 12:30pm
Virtual Event
The Jeannette Marks Center In Person and Virtual Open Hours

The Jeannette Marks Center, commonly known as "the Marks House," provides support, resources, and programming for LGBTQIA+ MHC students and their allies. All...

5/10 7pm
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Five College NAIS Symposium

You are invited to the culmination of the Five College virtual Native American and Indigenous Studies Symposium 2021. The event will feature Cree...

5/10 7:30pm
Virtual Event
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Do you have questions, concerns or ideas that you want to share with Staff Council? Just want to connect with other staff while away from campus? Come join...

5/12 12pm
Virtual Event
Final M&Cs and Senior Slideshow

Join the 2021 class for final M&Cs, the senior slideshow, and to create an art piece to hang on our class tree! Please select a time to view the slideshow...

5/12 1pm
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Fealress First

An event is to celebrate FGLI graduating seniors who are residing on campus during Senior Week. Participants will receive their official FGLI cord, take...

Blessing and Sending

We invite residential seniors to this a traditional commencement event. The Chaplains and Advisors, and the Dean of Religious and Spiritual Life offer a...

5/12 4pm
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Western Massachusetts Mathematics Partnership Meeting

All meetings are on Wednesdays from 4:30 – 6:00pm and will take place on Zoom.

5/12 4:30pm
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In Person Stoling Ceremony for Graduating Students of Color

Sponsored by the SGA Students of Color Committee, the Stoling Ceremony celebrates graduating students of color by offering them the opportunity to be...

Crossing the Stage

Residential students of the Class of 2021 can participate in a Cross the Stage moment to mark the completion of their time at Mount Holyoke. For seniors...

Eid Events

We have a number of activities planned to celebrate Eid al-Fitr. Eid Festive Breakfast (Time TBD) To begin celebrating Eid, special breakfast items will be...

5/13 9am
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Hear CST seniors present their work and celebrate our majors and minors! CST Student speakers: Rachel Kim Bella Manino Tomiche Martinez Nadia Niva Kate...

5/13 10am
Virtual Event
Passing through the Field Gate

Following Mount Holyoke tradition, the first time a student is supposed to pass through through the Field Gate — at the top of Gateway Road, by Mary Lyon...

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Not advised for those with respiratory illnesses or allergies, high blood pressure, or pregnancy. Please hold your afternoon M&C indulgence till after...

5/13 3pm
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 Baccalaureate

The Baccalaureate Ceremony is a celebration that honors members of the graduating class. This traditional ceremony is for seniors only and holds a deep...

Classics & Ancient Studies Spring Tea #2

Join faculty and other students to discuss the fall line-up of courses! Bring your questions to the event!

5/13 7pm
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Fealress First

This event celebrates the achievements of all first-generation and low-income students and their families. The ceremony will include speeches from selected...

5/14 1pm
Virtual Event
Class of 1976 Friday Night at the Museum: Behind the Scenes at the Museum Conservation Lab — How We Used our Liberal Arts Education

Two practicing art conservators from the class of ’76 — one a paper conservator and the other a textile conservator — will talk about the role of the...

5/14 5:30pm
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President Sonya Stephens would like to invite all seniors living on campus and approved commuter students to a special celebratory dinner created just for...

Seniors, Family, and Friends Shabbat

Inviting you to a family and friends virtual Kabbalat Shabbat to celebrate and wish Mazel Tov to our JSU grads!

5/14 6pm
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Canoe Sing

This glowing, ethereal nighttime celebration on Lower Lake dates back to 1911. Canoes of seniors navigate the water, illuminated by paper lanterns, in...

5/14 9pm
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ReOrientation: Dirty Dancing

Whether you have seen Dirty Dancing one or one hundred times, there is no denying that it has become a part of Mount Holyoke student culture. After all,...

5/15 12:05am
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Class of 1976 Transitions Re-imaging/Re-visioning:  Re-creating our Identity [part 1/3]

Workshop This interactive and reflective program is designed to offer you a chance to connect and share and to stimulate and energize you, as we all...

5/15 10am
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MoHomecoming, Class of 2021

The College is excited to welcome back those seniors and graduate students who are graduating this year and who have been remote, for an in-person social...

5/15 11am
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Final Lecture

Class of 2021 you'll have the opportunity to listen to one last “lecture” from staff and faculty they have elected to deliver the sage words — often...

5/15 1pm
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From MHC to Changing the World: Paths of Three Alums and their Social Justice/Social Activity

A conversation with alums working in the areas of international human rights, social activism and worker issues, especially immigrant workers and workers in...

5/15 1:30pm
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Class of 1996 Rural Realities - the hidden (s)heroes of Pakistan

During this event Aysha Baqir ’95 will talk to us about how her years in Mount Holyoke sparked an interest in developmental economics and shaped her...

5/15 8pm
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Class of 1976 Environmental Stewardship at MHC and Beyond: A Driver of Social Justice

Panelists will speak about social justice and the environment, environmental science at MHC, environmental law and a public utility (promoting the energy...

5/16 1:30pm
Virtual Event
Class of 1996 Environmental Stewardship at MHC and Beyond: A Driver of Social Justice

Panelists will speak about social justice and the environment, environmental science at MHC, environmental law and a public utility (promoting the energy...

5/16 1:30pm
Virtual Event
Class of 1981 Mary Lyon's Secret

A conversation with Mary Renda, professor of history at Mount Holyoke College (1995-the present). Professor Renda will share stories about the secrets of...

5/17 7pm
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Victory Eights Final Jam

Join us on May 17th to hear what the Victory Eights have been working on in the last year and help us celebrate our graduating seniors, the 2021 "Dream Team!"

5/17 8pm
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Let's gather, chat, and maybe learn to make a new cocktail! This virtual event will be held on the third Wednesday of each month thru June 2021.

5/19 6pm
Virtual Event
Class of 1996 Poetry Slam

Kickoff our 25th Reunion with a 90s Coffeehouse Open Mic Night. Hosted by Krysia Villón ’96 and Sonali Gulati ’96. Were you one of those artsy-fartsy poetry...

5/20 7:30pm
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MHC Reunion

Stop by to visit the professors.

5/20 7:30pm
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Mount Holyoke College President Sonya Stephens

Join us for the State of Mount Holyoke College. All alums, students and families are welcome, regardless of Reunion class year. Please submit any...

5/21 8am
Virtual Event
Class of 1961 Morning Welcome by Class President

Introduction to the weekend Reunion program by our class reunion chair. Reunion registration required to receive passcodes. Click here to register for...

5/21 9am
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Career Connection Brunch

Bring your breakfast, lunch, coffee or tea and join an informal networking session with breakout rooms to connect with alums from different industries....

5/21 11am
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MHC Reunion

As politics has become more deeply polarized in the United States, the very mechanisms of the democratic process — voting, conceding and transferring power —...

5/21 12pm
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Class of 2006 Adulting Part 1: Budgeting, Debt Management and Financial Investments

Join us for the first of two informative sessions on personal financial management. This session will cover topics related to budgeting, debt management,...

5/21 12pm
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Class of 1966 Class Meeting & Memorial

Join classmates for your class meeting to hear about how the class is doing and to vote on your new slate of officers. This is a CLASS ONLY event. Reunion...

5/21 1pm
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Class of 1971 Archives Research re: Traditions—A small group gathering

Host Beth Grosvenor Boland will be joined by Leslie Fields, Mount Holyoke’s head of Archives and Special Collections, who may have available some of Wendy...

5/21 1:30pm
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Class of 1981 Inaugural Book Group

"These Fevered Days: Ten Pivotal Moments in the Making of Emily Dickinson:" A conversation with Martha Ackmann, journalist, author and member of the Gender...

5/21 1:30pm
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Class of 2006 Wellness & the Arts

How do you find stillness in a pandemic? In a world where we’re constantly moving, can we find a moment to sit and observe? Meditation has been shown to have...

5/21 1:30pm
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Class of 2006 Journey to Parenthood

There are many roads to becoming a parent. In this session, alums will share their personal experiences with IVF, fostering, adoption, single-parenthood and...

5/21 2pm
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