Events

October 18 - November 16, 2019

Friday, October 18

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...

LITS Fine Exchange

Donate non-perishable food items in exchange for fine waivers! Waivers will be eligible towards overdue and recall fines from this semester that were accrued...

Equestrian Center Open House

Visit the Equestrian Center to take a self-guided tour.

Morning Prayer

Start your day in God's presence through different types of prayer and worship.

Fall Student Art Auction

Come experience the diverse work of current MHC students! Bring the creativity home with you and help support the pursuit of our students' art practices by...

Jumma Lunch and Prayers

Join the Muslim community for a Halal lunch and a conversation afterward. The Friday prayer will be offered in the prayer room at 12:45 pm. All are welcome.

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...

Unity Center Open Hours

Tuesdays 7 – 8 pm, Thursdays 3 – 8 pm and Fridays 12 – 3 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization...

Jeannette Marks Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays 6:30 – 9:30 pm & Fridays 1 – 4 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

Muslims at Mount Holyoke College

Get to know the Muslim community of Mount Holyoke and learn about programs and events that are offered on campus. Everybody is invited. Bring your questions...

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...

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...

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...

Kabbalat Shabbat Service

Join the Jewish Community for Kabbalat Shabbat Service. Families are welcome to stay for Community Shabbat Dinner immediately after the service.

Jewish Community Shabbat Dinner

Join the Jewish Community and Amelia Ender, the Jewish Chaplain, for Community Shabbat Dinner. All are welcome.

Pelmeni Fest

Are you interested in eating delicious Russian pelmeni? Come join us! Russian department students, faculty, friends, and anyone else interested will get...

Unitarian Universalist Prayers for World Peace

Join Leslie Fraser, the Multifaith Chaplain and the advisor to Unitarian Universalist students, for prayers for world peace. All are welcome.

Fall Craft Night

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

"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.

Jazz Concert - "Makin' Some Noise!"

Come hear the Jazz Ensembles of Mount Holyoke (Big Band, Vocal & Chamber Jazz) produce voluminous sounds by Harold Arlen, Alan Baylock, Charles Mingus, Janis...

S'Mores under the Stars

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

Saturday, October 19

Cross Country at Western New England Invitational

Cross Country on Oct 19, 2019: at Western New England Invitational, Western New England - Springfield, Mass., 10:30 a.m.

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...

LITS Fine Exchange

Donate non-perishable food items in exchange for fine waivers! Waivers will be eligible towards overdue and recall fines from this semester that were accrued...

Riding at Williams College Show

Riding on Oct 19, 2019: at Williams College Show, Bonnie Lea Farm - Williamstown, Mass.

Rowing at Williams College

Rowing on Oct 19, 2019: at Williams College, Lake Onota - Pittsfield, Mass.

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...

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.

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....

Keep the Tradition Alive!

Does your firstie plant need repotting? Is it not as perky as it was when you adopted it? Perhaps you want to make more plants to share with family and...

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...

MHC Swim/Dive: Alumnae Meet

Join us for our Annual Alumnae Meet. It's a fun opportunity to connect with current and former teammates!

Art Museum Sampler Tour

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

Academic Highlight: Entrepreneurship and Business in This Century

Come participate in hands-on, project-based learning that demonstrates the course work and curriculum and receive an overview of the Entrepreneurship,...

Internship Symposium

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

Mount Holyoke Club of NYC's Back to School Brunch

Our guest speaker, Emily Wazlak ’12, is the founder of Shine Registry — a platform on which female founders can ask for startup needs in the style of a...

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...

Fall Student Art Auction

Come experience the diverse work of current MHC students! Bring the creativity home with you and help support the pursuit of our students' art practices by...

Field Hockey (Home) vs. Wheaton College

Cheer on the field hockey team as they take on Wheaton College!

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...

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...

LITS Welcome Table

LITS (Library, Information, and Technology Services) staff welcome you to campus! Stop by the Library Atrium to learn about LITS services and to ask your...

Pre-Law Panel

Join Pre-Law Advisor pre-law advisor, Yaldira Felix Castro, for an interactive panel on the programs and services that support students who are interested in...

Wa-shin-an Japanese Tea House Open Hours

Wa-shin-an will be open for tours and quiet sitting — no reservations required.

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!

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...

Soccer (Home) vs. WPI

Cheer on the soccer team as they take on Worcester Polytechnic Institute!

MHC Volleyball: Alumnae Match

Join us for our Alumnae Match. It's a fun opportunity to connect with current and former teammates!

Academic Highlight: Campus Sustainability Tour

Join Carey Lang ’15, assistant director of the Miller Worley Center for the Environment, to learn about what's new at Mount Holyoke around sustainability,...

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...

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...

Reception to celebrate 100 years of riding at Mount Holyoke

MHC riding alumnae! Please join us to celebrate a century of riding at Mount Holyoke at a reception at the MHC Equestrian Center. The reception will follow...

Fall Student Art Auction Reception

Come experience the diverse work of current MHC students! Bring the creativity home with you and help support the pursuit of our students' art practices by...

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...

"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.

"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

“White Noise” by Suzan-Lori Parks '85 at Berkeley Rep

Please join the Mount Holyoke Club of Northern California for an evening at Berkeley Rep to see the West Coast premiere of “White Noise” by Suzan-Lori Parks...

Sunday, October 20

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...

LITS Fine Exchange

Donate non-perishable food items in exchange for fine waivers! Waivers will be eligible towards overdue and recall fines from this semester that were accrued...

Rowing at Head of the Charles Regatta

Rowing on Oct 20, 2019: at Head of the Charles, Charles River - Boston, Mass., 3:00 PM. Start times are subject to change.

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...

International Catholic Mass

Join the Catholic Community for a Mass of international songs and prayers.

Viola da Gamba Society New England Fall Workshop

A workshop for student, faculty and staff and community singers, players of the viola da gamba and those would like to try playing the viola da gamba....

Pre-Health Session for Family and Friends

Join Director of Pre-Health Programs Kathryn Lipp for a session on preparing to enter graduate programs in the health professions, and how the pre-health...

International Tea and Pastries

Join staff from the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life for international tea, pastries, and conversation. Discover which programs, services, and...

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...

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...

MHC Field Hockey Alumnae Game

Join us for our annual alumnae game. It's a fun opportunity to connect with current and former teammates!

MHC Squash Alumnae Match

Join us for our annual alumnae match. It's a fun opportunity to connect with current and former teammates!

"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.

Halloween Series: Mask Making

Drop-in during our Mask Making workshop and make your own vacuum formed and Laser cut masks. Part of the Fimbel Lab Halloween Workshop Series.

Pagan/Wiccan Tea Time

Weekly meeting and tea time for the Earth Based Pagan/Wiccan Community.

Yoga Nidra

Wind down your weekend. Take a break from your studies. Recharge for the upcoming academic week. Yoga Nidra is a wonderful way to rejuvenate yourself by...

Monday, October 21

LITS Fine Exchange

Donate non-perishable food items in exchange for fine waivers! Waivers will be eligible towards overdue and recall fines from this semester that were accrued...

Morning Prayer

Start your day in God's presence through different types of prayer and worship.

Examining Privilege

The Examining Privilege faculty/staff discussion group reads and discusses current writing on race and racism in America, and the ways we can incorporate...

Philosophy Department Tea

For all students interested in Philosophy Courses. Professors and majors will be in attendance to answer questions. Enjoy a delicious sushi snack as well!

Student Involvement Consultant office hours

The Student Involvement Consultants, Sophie Clingan and Tai Masuda, have started office hours! Every week in Blanchard 304, they will be there to chat or...

Student Employment Drop-in Hours

The Student Employment Office will be holding office hours to answer student questions regarding on-campus employment; how to search for a job on JobX, how...

Eliana Ortega Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays 3:30 – 6:30 pm & Thursdays 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or...

Studio Art Tea

Come to learn about the Studio Art major/minor, meet the professors, and learn about spring courses. Additionally, current students in the department will...

Halloween Series: Laser Cut Pumpkins

In this workshop, you will learn the basics of how to use a laser cutter to carve out a personalized design on pumpkins. Part of our Halloween Workshop series.

Peter Pfeiffer Lecture: "Genre and Gender in Novels of Adultery: Theodor Fontane’s Effi Briest and Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach’s Unsühnbar"

Peter Pfeiffer is the Chair of the Department of German at Georgetown University. His lecture is sponsored by the MHC German Studies department and will be...

Critical Social Thought Fall Meet & Greet

An opportunity for CST majors and prospectives to meet CST faculty, learn about major requirements, talk with CST students and find out about CST courses. A...

Mount Holyoke Alums in Law

The Alumnae Association invites alums who are in, or interested in, the field of law to this premier event. Whether you are an established or emerging...

Student Involvement Consultant office hours

The Student Involvement Consultants, Sophie Clingan and Tai Masuda, have started office hours! Every week in Blanchard 304, they will be there to chat or...

Betty Shabazz Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays & Wednesdays 6:30 – 9:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

Jeannette Marks Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays 6:30 – 9:30 pm & Fridays 1 – 4 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

Pet-a-Pet

Miss your dog? Just need a hug? Come play with and pet therapy dogs.

Tuesday, October 22

LITS Fine Exchange

Donate non-perishable food items in exchange for fine waivers! Waivers will be eligible towards overdue and recall fines from this semester that were accrued...

Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon

The Tepper School of Business lives at the heart of Carnegie Mellon University, guided by a mission to transform the world, pioneering and innovating at the...

Pre-Health: Academic Check-in for new students

An opportunity for new pre-health students to gather for a check in about academic planning for the health professions. In addition to whole-group...

Virtual Reality Open House

Come try out the Oculus Rift and other VR headsets. Tour the world, create 3D art, or take a virtual spacewalk. Thinking about incorporating virtual reality...

Zowie Banteah Cultural Center Open Hours

Tuesdays 1 – 4 pm & Wednesdays 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or...

Physics Alumnae Career Panel

Are you wondering what jobs you could get with a physics major after graduations? Is going directly into the workforce right for you? Join us as physics...

Annual Chemistry Lucy Pickett Seminar

Jill E. Millstone, Associate Professor of Chemistry at the University of Pittsburgh, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering will give the lecture...

English Department Gathering for Majors

A gathering for English majors and prospective majors where students can meet department liaisons, faculty, and find out about courses that will be offered...

Annual Geography Speaker Series

Sandy Wong, Assistant Professor of Geography, Florida State University will present the talk titled “(Im)mobilities and Health: Two GIS Studies in San...

Halloween Series: 3D Modeling

During this workshop you will learn the basics behind 3D modeling with meshmixer. Design your own remixed monster creations and bring them to life with the...

Western New England University - School of Law

Come learn about the Law School admission process and what schools are looking for in your personal statement.

Asian Center for Empowerment Open Hours

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

Weill Cornell Medicine

Dr. Elizabeth Wilson-Anstey and Dr. Avelino Amado will discuss the application process for both medical and graduate school. This “round-table” style...

Russian Film Series: "In Bloom"

This film follows inseparable friends Eka and Natia, both fourteen years old and at the end of their childhood in early nineties Tbilisi, the capital of the...

Soccer at Wesleyan University

Women's Soccer on Oct 22, 2019 at 7:00 PM: Mount Holyoke College, Wesleyan University

Unity Center Open Hours

Tuesdays 7 – 8 pm, Thursdays 3 – 8 pm and Fridays 12 – 3 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization...

Volleyball (Home) vs. Clark University

Women's Volleyball on Oct 22, 2019 at 7:00 PM: Clark University, Mount Holyoke College

Webinar: Providing feedback on student progress

What does helpful feedback look like? How can we get students to use the feedback we provide? Should our feedback be targeted to the various audiences we...

SGA Senate Meetings 2019-2020

Senate is comprised of representatives from student organizations, residential halls, and several other groups in our community who attend weekly Senate...

Wednesday, October 23

LITS Fine Exchange

Donate non-perishable food items in exchange for fine waivers! Waivers will be eligible towards overdue and recall fines from this semester that were accrued...

Staff Council Coffee Breaks 2019-2020

Enjoy some light refreshments and treats and hear presentations by offices and departments around campus.

LITS Cyber Security Month

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM), an initiative dedicated to raising awareness and spreading resources needed to stay safer and more...

Biological Sciences Seminar Series

“Unraveling Immune and Epithelial Dysregulation that Enables the Development and Progression of Lung Cancer”, a lecture by Sarah Mazzilli, Ph.D., assistant...

Interfaith Lunch

Each week we welcome students, faculty and staff for Interfaith Lunch. We gather to eat, listen, discuss and socialize. A vegan-friendly meal is served,...

Student Involvement Consultant office hours

The Student Involvement Consultants, Sophie Clingan and Tai Masuda, have started office hours! Every week in Blanchard 304, they will be there to chat or...

Staff Council Coffee Breaks 2019-2020

Enjoy some light refreshments and treats and hear presentations by offices and departments around campus.

Koru Mindfulness Class

Koru Mindfulness is an evidence-based mindfulness program that teaches students mindfulness and stress management skills. The program will run 4 consecutive...

Mindfulness Meditation

Reduce stress, improve focus, foster gentle relaxation. All are welcome; no religious or meditation experience required.

Study Abroad Info Session

Find out everything you need to know to make study abroad work for you! Let's get this adventure started!

Gentle Yoga

A meditative, fluid, soothing class suitable for beginners and seasoned practitioners alike. Join us for practices built to foster deep compassion for the...

Zowie Banteah Cultural Center Open Hours

Tuesdays 1 – 4 pm & Wednesdays 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or...

Betty Shabazz Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays & Wednesdays 6:30 – 9:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

Lynk UAF Orientation

Learn about the Lynk UAF Program. All sophomores and juniors who have not yet received Lynk UAF funding are STRONGLY recommended to participate in the...

Singing in the Pub with the Folk Music and Dance Society

Join the Folk Music and Dance Society for a night of rollicking songs to raise the roof! Come to join in on Irish pub songs and energetic music, or bring...

Virtual information session: Professional and Graduate Education Programs

Chat with the Graduate Admissions Coordinator about graduate programs and the application process. Registration closes at 9am on the day of the event. You...

Mixrahi

A dance party and celebration of the music of Mizrahi Jews. Artists such as A-WA and Balkan Beatbox will be featured during a night of dance and refreshments.

Thursday, October 24

LITS Fine Exchange

Donate non-perishable food items in exchange for fine waivers! Waivers will be eligible towards overdue and recall fines from this semester that were accrued...

PLEN Seminar: Women, Law, and Legal Advocacy

Explore a range of legal professions, from issue-based advocacy to government service. (Submit Weissman Center application for funding by Monday, September...

Geneva BA/MA Info Session

Find out how you can earn a joint BA/MA in just 5 years — in Switzerland! MHC students who are currently participating in the Geneva-based program will share...

Student Employment Drop-in Hours

The Student Employment Office will be holding office hours to answer student questions regarding on-campus employment; how to search for a job on JobX, how...

Interviewing 201

Practice your behavioral interview question responses using the STAR strategy in an interactive group setting.

LinkedIn Photos

Need a professional headshot photo for your LinkedIn profile? Drop by any time during our LinkedIn portrait photos office hours! We'll snap a few pics and...

Unity Center Open Hours

Tuesdays 7 – 8 pm, Thursdays 3 – 8 pm and Fridays 12 – 3 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization...

Tea-ology & Talk

Got something on your mind? Drop by and talk with Sr. Annette, Dean of Religious and Spiritual Life. We have tea, coffee and a sweet treat for you!

Ways and Means Office Hours

Have questions about student org funding? Stop by the weekly office hours of the Student Government Ways and Means Committee.

Games and More Language Break

A chance for students to come play games and learn about what language learning tools are out there. Snacks will be served.

Art History and Architectural Studies Tea

Join us to meet professors, ask questions, and get a sneak peek at spring 2020 classes.

“Tracing the History of a Toxic Present: Anti-Semitism and Resurgent White Nationalism Today”

A lecture by Professor Alexandra Minna Stern from the University of Michigan. Sponsored by Jewish Studies, History, Religion, Religious and Spiritual Life,...

Asian Center for Empowerment Open Hours

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

Eliana Ortega Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays 3:30 – 6:30 pm & Thursdays 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or...

SHRI Puja and Dinner

Join SHRI (Students of Hinduism Reaching Inward) for prayer and discussion followed by dinner. Everyone is welcome!

Finding an Internship

Don't know how to get started with your internship search? Join us to learn about search strategy and MHC specific resources.

Worship and Prayer Night

A night of multinational worship and prayer to celebrate diversity of Christianity on our campus. This is a welcoming space created to introduce different...

Friday, October 25

LITS Fine Exchange

Donate non-perishable food items in exchange for fine waivers! Waivers will be eligible towards overdue and recall fines from this semester that were accrued...

PLEN Seminar: Women, Law, and Legal Advocacy

Explore a range of legal professions, from issue-based advocacy to government service. (Submit Weissman Center application for funding by Monday, September...

Morning Prayer

Start your day in God's presence through different types of prayer and worship.

Jumma Lunch

Halal lunch cooked by our special chef every Friday. The Friday Prayer begins at 12:45 pm in the Muslim Prayer Room (the ground floor of Eliot House).

Unity Center Open Hours

Tuesdays 7 – 8 pm, Thursdays 3 – 8 pm and Fridays 12 – 3 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization...

Religion and Jewish Studies Tea

For all students interested in Religion Courses. Professors and majors will be in attendance to answer questions and enjoy a delicious sushi snack as well.

Jeannette Marks Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays 6:30 – 9:30 pm & Fridays 1 – 4 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

Writing your first resume

Haven't created a professional resume yet? No worries - we are here to help! This workshop is for first year and sophomores who need assistance writing their...

LSAT Practice Test

Get ready for the real thing with this free practice test. Offered most Fridays when classes are in session. Please arrive as close to 1:15 pm as possible,...

Writing your first cover letter

This workshop is open to first years and sophomores who need help writing their first cover letter. Please bring your laptop and a job description if you...

Flower Pressed Bookmark and Phone Case Event

An evening of creativity and fun hosted by the Biology Club! Students can enjoy refreshments and make pressed flower bookmarks and phone cases.

Volleyball (Home) vs. Framingham State

Women's Volleyball on Oct 25, 2019 at 6:00 PM: Framingham St., Mount Holyoke College

Eleanor Rasor ’23 at Odyssey Books

First-year student Eleanor Rasor will be reading from her debut novel “Twelve Dead Princesses” followed by a Q & A.

Saturday, October 26

LITS Fine Exchange

Donate non-perishable food items in exchange for fine waivers! Waivers will be eligible towards overdue and recall fines from this semester that were accrued...

PLEN Seminar: Women, Law, and Legal Advocacy

Explore a range of legal professions, from issue-based advocacy to government service. (Submit Weissman Center application for funding by Monday, September...

Riding (Home) Mount Holyoke Show

Riding on Oct 26, 2019: Mount Holyoke Show, MHC Equestrian Center - South Hadley, Mass.

Swimming and Diving at Smith College Relays

Swimming and Diving on Oct 26, 2019: at Smith College Relays, Northampton, Mass., 12:00 PM

Mount Holyoke Club of San Diego's Mountain Day 2019

Join us for a San Diego-style Mountain Day! 9:30 am: bring your own coffee and mingle10:00 am: hikeMeet next to the Community Center — look for the MHC...

Kids Monsters Ball

Join the Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra for its annual education concert. This is a sensory friendly concert, where the general public is free to express...

Knitting and Tea

Join Knit Happens to do some knitting and share some tea.

Field Hockey at Smith College

Field Hockey on Oct 26, 2019 at 1:00 PM: Mount Holyoke College, Smith College

Soccer at Wheaton College

Women's Soccer on Oct 26, 2019 at 1:00 PM: Mount Holyoke College, Wheaton College

Focus on Diversity

An overnight program designed for high school seniors of color, and those who have championed diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives at their school.

Monsters Ball: Hollywood's Golden Age of Film

Monsters Ball is Mount Holyoke College's annual Halloween dance party! The concept is simple, come costumed and dance to waltzes and polkas by the Waltz King...

Sunday, October 27

Focus on Diversity

An overnight program designed for high school seniors of color, and those who have championed diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives at their school.

LITS Fine Exchange

Donate non-perishable food items in exchange for fine waivers! Waivers will be eligible towards overdue and recall fines from this semester that were accrued...

Mount Holyoke Club of Bridgeport's Fall Cocktail Party

Fall’s almost here — time for a party! This year’s autumn get-together for members and guests will be at the home of an alumna in Fairfield. There will be...

Catholic Mass

Sunday Mass. Held weekly with a few exceptions.

Pagan/Wiccan Tea Time

Weekly meeting and tea time for the Earth Based Pagan/Wiccan Community.

Monday, October 28

Focus on Diversity

An overnight program designed for high school seniors of color, and those who have championed diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives at their school.

LITS Fine Exchange

Donate non-perishable food items in exchange for fine waivers! Waivers will be eligible towards overdue and recall fines from this semester that were accrued...

Morning Prayer

Start your day in God's presence through different types of prayer and worship.

Examining Privilege

The Examining Privilege faculty/staff discussion group reads and discusses current writing on race and racism in America, and the ways we can incorporate...

Student Involvement Consultant office hours

The Student Involvement Consultants, Sophie Clingan and Tai Masuda, have started office hours! Every week in Blanchard 304, they will be there to chat or...

Student Employment Drop-in Hours

The Student Employment Office will be holding office hours to answer student questions regarding on-campus employment; how to search for a job on JobX, how...

Eliana Ortega Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays 3:30 – 6:30 pm & Thursdays 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or...

Info Session: Learning Abroad in Germany

Learn about study abroad as well as internship opportunities in Germany and Austria. Faculty members from German Studies and students who studied or interned...

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...

Student Involvement Consultant office hours

The Student Involvement Consultants, Sophie Clingan and Tai Masuda, have started office hours! Every week in Blanchard 304, they will be there to chat or...

Betty Shabazz Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays & Wednesdays 6:30 – 9:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

Jeannette Marks Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays 6:30 – 9:30 pm & Fridays 1 – 4 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

Tuesday, October 29

LITS Fine Exchange

Donate non-perishable food items in exchange for fine waivers! Waivers will be eligible towards overdue and recall fines from this semester that were accrued...

Zowie Banteah Cultural Center Open Hours

Tuesdays 1 – 4 pm & Wednesdays 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or...

Soccer at Smith College

Women's Soccer on Oct 29, 2019 at 3:30 PM: Mount Holyoke College, Smith College

Olga Panteleeva: Music, Spirituality, and Morality Politics in Putin's Russia

Olga Panteleeva is a musicologist working on contemporary politics of music, history of the humanities, and decolonizing higher education. She is currently a...

Field Hockey at Eastern Connecticut State

Field Hockey on Oct 29, 2019 at 5:00 PM: Mount Holyoke College, Eastern Connecticut State

Google: Interview Prep Session

Are you gearing up for technical interviews this fall? If you're interested in our Engineering Practicum Internship (for 1st and 2nd years), you may want to...

Asian Center for Empowerment Open Hours

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

“Women Designing New York: from the private to the public realm”

Thaïsa Way, Resident Program Director for Garden and Landscape Studies at Dumbarton Oaks will be delivering the John Schwartz Lecture.

Unity Center Open Hours

Tuesdays 7 – 8 pm, Thursdays 3 – 8 pm and Fridays 12 – 3 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization...

Volleyball at Smith College

Women's Volleyball on Oct 29, 2019 at 7:00 PM: Mount Holyoke College, Smith College

Webinar: Strategies/approaches: classroom management, SEL, crisis management, difficult conversations

What options do we have to target the various issues we encounter in our classrooms? With our own students and classroom environments in mind, teachers will...

SGA Senate Meetings 2019-2020

Senate is comprised of representatives from student organizations, residential halls, and several other groups in our community who attend weekly Senate...

Wednesday, October 30

LITS Fine Exchange

Donate non-perishable food items in exchange for fine waivers! Waivers will be eligible towards overdue and recall fines from this semester that were accrued...

LITS Cyber Security Month

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM), an initiative dedicated to raising awareness and spreading resources needed to stay safer and more...

Interfaith Lunch

Each week we welcome students, faculty and staff for Interfaith Lunch. We gather to eat, listen, discuss and socialize. A vegan-friendly meal is served,...

Student Involvement Consultant office hours

The Student Involvement Consultants, Sophie Clingan and Tai Masuda, have started office hours! Every week in Blanchard 304, they will be there to chat or...

Koru Mindfulness Class

Koru Mindfulness is an evidence-based mindfulness program that teaches students mindfulness and stress management skills. The program will run 4 consecutive...

Mindfulness Meditation

Reduce stress, improve focus, foster gentle relaxation. All are welcome; no religious or meditation experience required.

Zowie Banteah Cultural Center Open Hours

Tuesdays 1 – 4 pm & Wednesdays 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or...

Betty Shabazz Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays & Wednesdays 6:30 – 9:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

Career Studio:  Alum and Industry Networking Assistance

An open career studio work session where students are welcome to come connect with others working on similar goals/ applications, ask questions, discover...

Mount Holyoke Club of Fairfield Villages' Film Event

“Exhibition on Screen: Leonardo The Works”. Please buy your tickets ahead of time directly from the Avon Ticket Office in Stamford. Please RSVP to Betsy...

Thursday, October 31

LITS Fine Exchange

Donate non-perishable food items in exchange for fine waivers! Waivers will be eligible towards overdue and recall fines from this semester that were accrued...

Student Employment Drop-in Hours

The Student Employment Office will be holding office hours to answer student questions regarding on-campus employment; how to search for a job on JobX, how...

Interviewing 101

Join us to learn interviewing basics, using the STAR strategy, and a quick introduction to Big Interview.

LinkedIn Photos

Need a professional headshot photo for your LinkedIn profile? Drop by any time during our LinkedIn portrait photos office hours! We'll snap a few pics and...

Unity Center Open Hours

Tuesdays 7 – 8 pm, Thursdays 3 – 8 pm and Fridays 12 – 3 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization...

Tea-ology & Talk

Got something on your mind? Drop by and talk with Sr. Annette, Dean of Religious and Spiritual Life. We have tea, coffee and a sweet treat for you!

Ways and Means Office Hours

Have questions about student org funding? Stop by the weekly office hours of the Student Government Ways and Means Committee.

“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...

Asian Center for Empowerment Open Hours

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

Eliana Ortega Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays 3:30 – 6:30 pm & Thursdays 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or...

SHRI Puja

Join SHRI (Students of Hinduism Reaching Inward) for prayer and discussion. Everyone is welcome!

Gender Studies Film Series

“Screaming Queens: The Riot at Compton's Cafeteria”, 2005. Documentary about transgender women and drag queens who fought police harassment at Compton's...

Volleyball (Home) vs. Fitchburg State University

Women's Volleyball on Oct 31, 2019 at 7:00 PM: Fitchburg State University, Mount Holyoke College

Friday, November 1

LITS Fine Exchange

Donate non-perishable food items in exchange for fine waivers! Waivers will be eligible towards overdue and recall fines from this semester that were accrued...

Morning Prayer

Start your day in God's presence through different types of prayer and worship.

Jumma Lunch

Halal lunch cooked by our special chef every Friday. The Friday Prayer begins at 12:45 pm in the Muslim Prayer Room (the ground floor of Eliot House).

Unity Center Open Hours

Tuesdays 7 – 8 pm, Thursdays 3 – 8 pm and Fridays 12 – 3 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization...

Brexit Talk

Assistant Professor of International Relations and Politics Christopher Mitchell will give a lunchtime talk on what's next for Brexit. Pizza will be served.

Jeannette Marks Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays 6:30 – 9:30 pm & Fridays 1 – 4 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

Writing your first resume

Haven't created a professional resume yet? No worries - we are here to help! This workshop is for first year and sophomores who need assistance writing their...

AAUW Start Smart Salary Negotiation Workshop

Women working full time in the United States typically are paid just 79 percent of what white men are paid, a gap of 21 percent—and it's even worse for women...

LSAT Practice Test

Get ready for the real thing with this free practice test. Offered most Fridays when classes are in session. Please arrive as close to 1:15 pm as possible,...

Writing your first cover letter

This workshop is open to first years and sophomores who need help writing their first cover letter. Please bring your laptop and a job description if you...

All Saints Day Mass

All Saints' Day is a solemn holy day of the Catholic Church celebrated annually on November 1.

Saturday, November 2

LITS Fine Exchange

Donate non-perishable food items in exchange for fine waivers! Waivers will be eligible towards overdue and recall fines from this semester that were accrued...

Riding at UMass/Hampshire Show

Riding on Nov 2, 2019: at UMass/Hampshire Show, To be held at Hadley Farm or Muddy Brook Farm

Volleyball (Home) vs. Babson College

Women's Volleyball on Nov 2, 2019 at 11:00 AM: Babson College, Mount Holyoke College

Field Hockey at WPI

Field Hockey on Nov 2, 2019 at 1:00 PM: Mount Holyoke College, WPI

Soccer (Home) vs. Babson College

Women's Soccer on Nov 2, 2019 at 1:00 PM: Babson College, Mount Holyoke College

Navigating Your Career as an International Student

Come out and connect with former international students at Mount Holyoke College. This dynamic group of alumnae will share their stories and offer advice...

Volleyball (Home) vs. Sage

Women's Volleyball on Nov 2, 2019 at 3:00 PM: Sage, Mount Holyoke College

Sunday, November 3

Pre-Health: Personal Statement Workshop

This is an interactive workshop and is geared towards those who will submit their applications within the next year. Required for upcoming applicants....

FleytMuzik: Pre-concert Documentary Film and Lecture

Watch and discuss the trailer for the documentary “The Miracle of Music,” a story about music… Klezmer and popular music that dates back to 1920’s Poland. ...

FleytMuzik Performs "Farewell to the Homeland, Poyln"

Professor of Music Adrianne Greenbaum, flutes and narration; Michael Alpert, vocals and sekund fiddle; Pete Rushefsky, cimbalom; Jake Shulman-Ment, primash...

Mount Holyoke Club of Fairfield Villages' Big Fall Welcome Gathering Potluck

The Big Fall Welcome Gathering Potluck with light food and drinks will be held at an alum's home. To RSVP and for questions, please contact Heather at...

Catholic Mass

Sunday Mass. Held weekly with a few exceptions.

Pagan/Wiccan Tea Time

Weekly meeting and tea time for the Earth Based Pagan/Wiccan Community.

Yoga Nidra

Wind down your weekend. Take a break from your studies. Recharge for the upcoming academic week. Yoga Nidra is a wonderful way to rejuvenate yourself by...

Monday, November 4

Morning Prayer

Start your day in God's presence through different types of prayer and worship.

Examining Privilege

The Examining Privilege faculty/staff discussion group reads and discusses current writing on race and racism in America, and the ways we can incorporate...

Student Involvement Consultant office hours

The Student Involvement Consultants, Sophie Clingan and Tai Masuda, have started office hours! Every week in Blanchard 304, they will be there to chat or...

Student Employment Drop-in Hours

The Student Employment Office will be holding office hours to answer student questions regarding on-campus employment; how to search for a job on JobX, how...

Eliana Ortega Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays 3:30 – 6:30 pm & Thursdays 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or...

Arduino Workshop

Want to know the basics of how to build a robot, make your creative projects interactive or add wearable tech to your costumes? Then take our Arduino...

Student Involvement Consultant office hours

The Student Involvement Consultants, Sophie Clingan and Tai Masuda, have started office hours! Every week in Blanchard 304, they will be there to chat or...

Betty Shabazz Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays & Wednesdays 6:30 – 9:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

Jeannette Marks Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays 6:30 – 9:30 pm & Fridays 1 – 4 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

Tuesday, November 5

Zowie Banteah Cultural Center Open Hours

Tuesdays 1 – 4 pm & Wednesdays 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or...

Physics Seminar Series

Michelle Kuchera, Assistant Professor of Physics at Davidson College will be our guest speaker. Light refreshments will be served beginning at 4:15 pm.

Bryan Dewsbury STEM Presentation

Inclusive practices have the potential to increase the degree to which previously disenfranchised identities feel a sense of belonging to the education...

Asian Center for Empowerment Open Hours

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

Welcome to the Neighborhood: Pioneer Valley

The Alumnae Association and the Mount Holyoke Club of the Pioneer Valley invite you to a social gathering on campus. We will "Welcome to the Neighborhood"...

Health Professions Application Process Presentation

This presentation is required for anyone intending to, or considering, entering professional school in fall 2020. We will review the timeline and details of...

Pet-a-Pet

Miss your dog? Just need a hug? Come play with and pet therapy dogs.

Unity Center Open Hours

Tuesdays 7 – 8 pm, Thursdays 3 – 8 pm and Fridays 12 – 3 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization...

Webinar: Continuing work on strategies/approaches: classroom management, SEL, crisis management, difficult conversations

What options do we have to target the various issues we encounter in our classrooms? With our own students and classroom environments in mind, teachers will...

SGA Senate Meetings 2019-2020

Senate is comprised of representatives from student organizations, residential halls, and several other groups in our community who attend weekly Senate...

Wednesday, November 6

Info Table: UMass Amherst - Isenberg School of Management

Are you interested in continuing on to a Mater's or PHD program in business but unsure where to begin your search? Come join representatives from UMass...

Biological Sciences Seminar Series

“How new communication signals evolve: Androgens as modifiers of neuromotor structure and function” will be presented by Lisa Mangiamele, Ph.D., assistant...

Interfaith Lunch

Each week we welcome students, faculty and staff for Interfaith Lunch. We gather to eat, listen, discuss and socialize. A vegan-friendly meal is served,...

Student Involvement Consultant office hours

The Student Involvement Consultants, Sophie Clingan and Tai Masuda, have started office hours! Every week in Blanchard 304, they will be there to chat or...

Mount Holyoke Club of Central Ohio's Autumn Alumnae Meeting

Please attend our annual business meeting where we will review the year’s events and brainstorm for 2020. It is important to hear from our members! We will...

Mindfulness Meditation

Reduce stress, improve focus, foster gentle relaxation. All are welcome; no religious or meditation experience required.

Philosophy Department Colloquium Series: Katherine Ritchie

“Essentializing Language and the Prospects for Ameliorative Projects” by Katherine Ritchie, Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the CUNY Graduate Center and...

Understanding Credit

Learn about the major players in credit reporting, what they do with your personal information, and review your rights as a consumer. We will also review how...

Gentle Yoga

A meditative, fluid, soothing class suitable for beginners and seasoned practitioners alike. Join us for practices built to foster deep compassion for the...

Zowie Banteah Cultural Center Open Hours

Tuesdays 1 – 4 pm & Wednesdays 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or...

Betty Shabazz Cultural Center Open Hours

Mondays & Wednesdays 6:30 – 9:30 pm. Open Hours are days and times in which anyone, regardless of their student organization affiliation or cultural...

Who's Telling  Our Story?: First Nations and the History of Indigenous People in Massachusetts

This lecture is being presented as part of our celebration of Indigenous Heritage Month.

Thursday, November 7