Aerial view of the Mount Holyoke College Campus
Rachel Maddow: “Blowout”

The bestselling author and host of the Emmy Award–winning “Rachel Maddow Show” on MSNBC will be discussing her new book, “Blowout: Corrupted Democracy, Rogue...

Family & Friends Weekend

Every autumn, we invite guests to our beautiful campus in October to experience Mount Holyoke’s culture of academic excellence and vibrant cocurricular...

From Pandora's Box to Pose: Game-Changing LGBTQ Visibility in Film and TV

A talk by LA journalist Tracy Gilchrist '04. Tracy E. Gilchrist, an LGBTQ media veteran, is “Advocate’s” first-ever Feminism Editor where she writes about...

Learning from Application (LEAP) Symposium

LEAP Symposium is Mount Holyoke's premier showcase of student summer work, organized by and for Mount Holyoke students. From labs and law offices, embassies...

How Charts Lie

Alberto Cairo, journalist, designer, the Knight Chair in Visual Journalism at the School of Communication of the University of Miami, will discuss how charts...

World Language and Culture Festival

Join the LRC in celebrating the beauty of distinct languages and cultures. Participate in fun activities like Karaoke, Virtual Reality, and more!...

Mia Mingus staff and faculty discussion, “Accessibility and Inclusion: The Intersections of Disability Justice and LGBTQ Rights”

Topic: Accessibility and Inclusion: The Intersections of Disability Justice and LGBTQ Rights. Mia Mingus is a writer, educator and community organizer for...

"Pride and Prejudice” by Kate Hamill

The classic tale of terrible first impressions, powerful social hierarchies, and the games people play all in the name of love — and money.

Highlight: Trees of Mount Holyoke Tour

One of the most alluring aspects of campus are the trees that envelop the campus in an ever-changing mantle. Join Botanic Garden director and curator Tom...

Conversation with the President and College Officers

President Stephens and the College officers invite you to join them in a conversation about the state of the College and the vision for the future.

Fall Fest with the Division of Student Life

Celebrate autumn at Mount Holyoke with delicious treats from local Atkins Farm, music, activities, crafts, and so much more!

Internship Symposium

Learn about students’ experiences during their internships in Spanish speaking/Latinx communities while discussing topics of water equality, public health,...

Language Resource Center Open House

Bring your family and friends to thye the Language Resource Center and show off our language tools, facilities and community! Enjoy snacks and games as you...

Family and Friends Choral/Orchestral Concert

The Glee Club, Chorale, Chamber Singers, and Symphony Orchestra join forces to present a diverse selection of repertoire, culminating with a combined...

Highlight: Observatory Open House

The Society of Astronomy Students welcomes you to come see the oldest academic building on campus and look through the Clark Refractor telescope! Faculty and...

"Fall Jam" A Cappella Performance

Experience a Mount Holyoke tradition! Enjoy a night of talented and diverse a cappella voices, with artful intersections. Doors open at 7:30 pm

Morning Coffee

The Mount Holyoke Fund invites you to come for morning coffee, tea, and pastries, and stay to socialize with other guests before you attend the Conversation...

Art Museum Sampler Tour

Hear from student guides about their favorite works of art in Mount Holyoke's renowned collection.

“The Hemings Family — Life after Monticello”

Annette Gordon-Reed, Charles Warren Professor of American Legal History at Harvard Law School and Professor of History in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at...

Tea at Wa-shin-an

The Office of Religious and Spiritual Life will be hosting demonstrations of the Japanese tea ceremony at Wa-shin-an, the Japanese teahouse and meditation...

Academic Highlight: Sand, Slime, Cells and Crowds

“Hard” condensed matter physics has been studied in-depth over the centuries and brought about the computer revolution, among other advances. Kerstin...

Fall Craft Night

Calling all students, families and guests to join us for an evening of crafting fall themed items and take-aways.

S'Mores under the Stars

Come out and enjoy the newly opened fire pit! We will have supplies for s’more making.

Career and Professional Development Panel (Nexus/Internships/Lynk)

A panel of faculty, staff, and students will provide examples of the focused, intentional ways in which Mount Holyoke College assists students in connecting...

Family and Friends Choir Community Rehearsal

All family members and friends are invited to come to a fun and engaging rehearsal to sing together and learn the combined piece the morning of the concert....