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...

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!

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...

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!...

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...

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.

Internship Symposium

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

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...

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...

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...

"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.

Transformative Experiences: Learning Abroad

Students who have studied, interned, or researched abroad will speak about how their experiences have shaped their academic, professional, and personal...

Academic Highlight: Fimbel Maker and Innovation Lab and MHC's Maker Culture

The staff and faculty of the Fimbel Maker and Innovation Lab will introduce participants to the space. The Fimbel Maker and Innovation Lav provides the...

Brunch at Willits-Hallowell

Enjoy a special Sunday brunch at the waterfront Willits-Hallowell Conference Center during Family and Friends Weekend. This special brunch is a celebration...

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....

President's Reception for Parents and Families

On behalf of President Sonya Stephens, parents and guardians of current students are invited to attend the President’s Reception. We are looking forward to...

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...

Canoeing on Upper Lake

All are welcome to paddle on Upper Lake. An adult must accompany children. Life jackets are required and provided to all participants. Enjoy this Family and...

“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...

M&Cs for Alumnae Family and Friends

It's never too early for M&Cs! The Alumnae Association invites all alumnae family and friends of current students to connect with one another while enjoying...

"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.