Aerial view of the Mount Holyoke College Campus
Laurel Chain Ceremony

Seniors weave the laurel around Mary Lyons Grave and sing Bread & Roses, marking the transition from Mount Holyoke student to Mount Holyoke alumna.

5/16 9:45am
Senior Symposium

An annual event where seniors share the projects, scholarly research, and intellectual passions that they have brought to their year of independent research,...

Journeys of Healing, Self-Determination and Justice in the Face of Oppression

We welcome Dr. Amer F. Ahmed and Maimouna Youssef aka Mumu Fresh, two incredible activist educators, artists and scholars, for this Black History Month...

Yemanja - Wisdom from the African Heart of Brazil

This documentary film about the Afro-indigenous Candomblé spiritual culture in Bahia, Brazil. Grounded in strong community and Earth-based wisdom, Candomblé...

Protests in Ecuador

Coups? Mass Protests? Refugee Crisis? Revolution? Join us for a Faculty Panel Discussion with Latin American experts from MHC: Adriana Pitetta, Assistant...

Una Noche Argentina poster

Come join the Friends of the Fulbright scholars, the Language Resource Center, and the Department of Spanish for a fantastic night of food, games, mate,...

Soy Cuba

This bilateral film effort between the Soviet and Cuban governments depicts the horrors of American imperialism through four separate stories (1964, 2h 23m;...

Department Tea

Celebrate or Declare your Major/Minor in Spanish, Latina/o Studies or Latin American Studies. There will be cupcakes and stickers. Meet our professors and...

American Ballet Theater Concert

American Ballet Theatre Studio Company returns to Mount Holyoke College with another fantastic repetoire of dances showcasing the young dancers of the Studio...

Commencement

The College’s 183rd commencement ceremony. Tickets are required for reserved Kendall Field House seating. Closed-circuit telecast to Hooker Auditorium (open...

Moonlight

Join us for a showing of “Moonlight.” Every Thursday during Black History Month APAU will be screening movies directed and produced by individuals from the...

Women in STEM

Black Women in Reproductive Justice, Technology and Math speak on the shift they are making in STEM for the future allows them to lay out a pathway and...

Google logo

Join us in a safe space for a fruitful conversation around navigating the tech industry as women of color, while celebrating the magic they bring to this...

Broom Jumpers

Learn about the Museum’s new acquisition Broom Jumpers (2019) before it joins a major traveling exhibition featuring Bisa Butler’s monumental, quilted...

Senior Breakfast

Join the rest of your class for breakfast to kick off the weekend.

Laurel Parade

The Laurel Parade, which marks the transition from MHC student to alumna, is one of the College’s most moving rituals. It traces back to 1900, when...

Baccalaureate

Speakers selected by seniors will address the graduating class. Music by the Baccalaureate Choir. Families and guests may view the live broadcast in Hooker...

THRIVE: Live Your Best Life

THRIVE is a skills group series, where students can come to learn and explore evidence-based strategies for coping with distress, managing emotions,...

Sightlines Tour: Idols and Icons

How do we depict deities and idols? What qualities do we associate with them, and how are these qualities represented visually? Join Maggie Kamb ’21, Student...

Five College Choral Festival

Biennial event with performances by choirs from Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Smith Colleges, and the University of Massachusetts.

Acafella

Join the Victory Eights for our annual jam, Acafella! This year, we will be hosting the Brown Derbies, the UMass Doo Wop Shop, WPI's Sound Logic, and the...

William James College Admission

Join Elizabeth Beaton ’19, Admissions Counselor and Beth Rogan, RN, Associate Director of Outreach at William James College for a discussion on your career...

Interfaith Lunch

Each week we gather to eat, listen, discuss, and socialize. A vegan-friendly meal is served, followed by a speaker and discussion. There are different...

Queen & Slim

Join us for a showing of “Queen & Slim.” Every Thursday during Black History Month APAU will be screening movies directed and produced by individuals from...