Events

December 8, 2021 - January 6, 2022

Wednesday, December 8

Buddhist Dharma Wheel

Anniversary of the historical Buddha's awakening. (Mahayana) Japan, North America

Christian Cross

A Roman Catholic feast day that celebrates the belief that Mary, mother of Jesus, was born without sin.

Teacup on books

Days for studying, reading and reflecting before exams. Reading period ends at 7 pm on Thursday, December 9.

The testing center follows the College’s holiday, break and adverse weather closing and delay schedules.

All December grads are invited to stop by to pick up a souvenir from the CDC, create a sign and have your photo taken for #MyJourneyBegins, ask any last...

Take a break and come pet a certified therapy dog! A "De-Stress Fest" program, sponsored by the Office of Student Involvement.

Come by the Student Involvement Studio (Blanch 304) to ask about Re-Recognition, or whatever you might have questions about!

Have a question? Need a practice buddy or homework advice? Drop-in hours are open to you Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:30-5:30 pm.

4:30pm
Virtual Event

This weekly informal discussion group is a place where students can connect and support each other around their experiences Living With Chronic Illness....

A wooden post featuring signs saying "help", "support", "advice", and "guidance".

Drop-in Talkin' are brief, informal consultations with a counselor from the Counseling Service offered in satellite locations across campus. No appointment...

TransFormation is designed to provide an intentional space for all students of trans* experience, including those exploring or questioning their gender...

7pm
Virtual Event

For the final instalment of our fall film series, we celebrate the winter season with the 1952 film The Snow Maiden (Снегурочка). Our heroine, Snegurochka,...

Thursday, December 9

Consult with instructors about exam requirements in individual courses. The final exam period begins on Thursday, December 9 at 7 pm and ends on Monday,...

Teacup on books

Days for studying, reading and reflecting before exams. Reading period ends at 7 pm on Thursday, December 9.

The testing center follows the College’s holiday, break and adverse weather closing and delay schedules.

Come by the Student Involvement Studio (Blanch 304) to ask about Re-Recognition, or whatever you might have questions about!

Join us for an online workshop and learn how instructors use Gradescope. The workshop will offer guidance on delivery of assignments that are paper-based,...

Department Tea

Hi everyone! My name is Yixuan Wang. I’m from Zhengzhou, Henan Province, China. My major is East Asian Studies, and I’m a junior this year. I will be the...

4:30pm
Virtual Event
A wooden post featuring signs saying "help", "support", "advice", and "guidance".

Drop-in Talkin' are brief, informal consultations with a counselor from the Counseling Service offered in satellite locations across campus. No appointment...

Department Tea

Hi, my name is Hinako and I am a senior majoring in Religion and International Relations. I was born in New Zealand, but have lived in Japan for over 10...

6pm
Virtual Event

Finish out the last reading day with your friends at Late Night BINGO! A "De-Stress Fest" program, sponsored by the Office of Student Involvement.

Friday, December 10

Consult with instructors about exam requirements in individual courses. The final exam period begins on Thursday, December 9 at 7 pm and ends on Monday,...

The testing center follows the College’s holiday, break and adverse weather closing and delay schedules.

Come by the Student Involvement Studio (Blanch 304) to ask about Re-Recognition, or whatever you might have questions about!

A weekly gathering for the Muslim community in the Islamic tradition of honoring Fridays. It's the time for community-building over sharing a special Halal...

A safe and a brave space for the Muslim community to share their views and ideas on the current issues in the Islamic world and beyond. Facilitated by the...

Deeper Than Skin is a supportive, discussion space for Asian identified students. Asian, Asian American, Asian Pacific Islander, South Asian individuals...

3:30pm
Virtual Event

Weekly gathering for spiritual support, worship, and celebration. All are welcome to join us!

Saturday, December 11

Consult with instructors about exam requirements in individual courses. The final exam period begins on Thursday, December 9 at 7 pm and ends on Monday,...

Sunday, December 12

Consult with instructors about exam requirements in individual courses. The final exam period begins on Thursday, December 9 at 7 pm and ends on Monday,...

Christian Cross

Commemorates the day on which Guadalupana (the Virgin of Guadalupe) appeared to San Juan Diego and her image appeared on his tilma (apron). The miraculous...

Want a tour of LITS? Need help finding sources for an assignments? Want to talk through a research project? Visit the Research Corner, 2nd floor of LITS...

Monday, December 13

Consult with instructors about exam requirements in individual courses. The final exam period begins on Thursday, December 9 at 7 pm and ends on Monday,...

The testing center follows the College’s holiday, break and adverse weather closing and delay schedules.

Come by the Student Involvement Studio (Blanch 304) to ask about Re-Recognition, or whatever you might have questions about!

Join us to learn and practice interviewing basics, the STAR strategy for behavioral interview questions, and for an introduction to Big Interview. For...

A wooden post featuring signs saying "help", "support", "advice", and "guidance".

Drop-in Talkin' are brief, informal consultations with a counselor from the Counseling Service offered in satellite locations across campus. No appointment...

Tuesday, December 14

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

The testing center follows the College’s holiday, break and adverse weather closing and delay schedules.

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Halls will close at noon.

Join us for an online workshop and learn how instructors use Gradescope. The workshop will offer guidance on delivery of assignments that are paper-based,...

Join Amy Asadoorian, Admission Coordinator to learn about the Graduate Programs degree programs, non-degree courses, and resources for funding your graduate...

Join Amy Asadoorian, Admission Coordinator to learn about the Graduate Programs degree programs, non-degree courses, and resources for funding your graduate...

7pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, December 15

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

The testing center follows the College’s holiday, break and adverse weather closing and delay schedules.

Come by the Student Involvement Studio (Blanch 304) to ask about Re-Recognition, or whatever you might have questions about!

When you’re getting ready to build a home library, you might want to do a little planning before you jump in. In this Alumnae Association webinar, librarian...

TransFormation is designed to provide an intentional space for all students of trans* experience, including those exploring or questioning their gender...

7pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, December 16

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

The testing center follows the College’s holiday, break and adverse weather closing and delay schedules.

Mount Holyoke Basketball

(Women's Basketball) Mount Holyoke College at Elms College, MASKS REQUIRED INDOORS FOR ALL SPECTATORS

A wooden post featuring signs saying "help", "support", "advice", and "guidance".

Drop-in Talkin' are brief, informal consultations with a counselor from the Counseling Service offered in satellite locations across campus. No appointment...

Friday, December 17

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

The testing center follows the College’s holiday, break and adverse weather closing and delay schedules.

Saturday, December 18

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

Sunday, December 19

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

Monday, December 20

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

The testing center follows the College’s holiday, break and adverse weather closing and delay schedules.

Tuesday, December 21

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

The testing center follows the College’s holiday, break and adverse weather closing and delay schedules.

Wednesday, December 22

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

Pagan/Wiccan Pentacle

This day, which marks the New Year in the Anglo-Saxon and northern traditions of Wicca, is the celebration of the birth of the God as the Winter-born King,...

The testing center follows the College’s holiday, break and adverse weather closing and delay schedules.

Thursday, December 23

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

Friday, December 24

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Most academic and administrative offices are closed. Offices will reopen Monday, January 3, 2022.

Saturday, December 25

Christian Cross

Christmas celebrates the anniversary of the birth of Jesus. Christmas is given more importance in Western Christianity than in Eastern. College offices are...

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Most academic and administrative offices are closed. Offices will reopen Monday, January 3, 2022.

Sunday, December 26

Zarathushti symbol

The anniversary of the death of Zarathustra (Zoroaster), the founder of the Zoroastrian faith. His dates are uncertain: the ancient Greeks dated him at ca....

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Most academic and administrative offices are closed. Offices will reopen Monday, January 3, 2022.

Monday, December 27

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Most academic and administrative offices are closed. Offices will reopen Monday, January 3, 2022.

Tuesday, December 28

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Most academic and administrative offices are closed. Offices will reopen Monday, January 3, 2022.

Wednesday, December 29

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Most academic and administrative offices are closed. Offices will reopen Monday, January 3, 2022.

Thursday, December 30

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Most academic and administrative offices are closed. Offices will reopen Monday, January 3, 2022.

Friday, December 31

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

Zarathushti symbol

This period (December 31 - January 4) celebrates the creation of animals. It is also the time for equitable sharing of food.

Top of Gate for Generic Use

College closed. Offices reopen Monday, January 3.

Saturday, January 1

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

Sunday, January 2

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Housing is available, students must apply for housing and meet one of the criteria for eligibility to stay. There is a flat fee charged to students who stay...

Monday, January 3

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Grades for fall semester Mount Holyoke courses are due by 11pm. They will be visible to students the next morning by mid-morning in my.mtholyoke.

Top of Gate for Generic Use

The break period between the winter break and start of the spring academic semester. Those who are on-campus or in the area are able to participate in...

Tuesday, January 4

Zarathushti symbol

Begins December 31 and runs to January 4. Ghambar Maidyarem celebrates the creation of animals and is a time for an equitable sharing of food.

Top of Gate for Generic Use

The break period between the winter break and start of the spring academic semester. Those who are on-campus or in the area are able to participate in...

Wednesday, January 5

The tenth and final Sikh Guru, he created the Khalsa, the Fellowship of the Pure, and declared the Scriptures, the Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji, to be the Sikh's...

Top of Gate for Generic Use

The break period between the winter break and start of the spring academic semester. Those who are on-campus or in the area are able to participate in...

Thursday, January 6

Christian Cross

Known as the Feast of Theophany (appearance of God) in Orthodox churches, the Feast of Epiphany (appearance or manifestation) comes 12 days after Christmas...

Top of Gate for Generic Use

The break period between the winter break and start of the spring academic semester. Those who are on-campus or in the area are able to participate in...

Christian Cross

Known as the Feast of Theophany (appearance of God) in Orthodox churches, the Feast of Epiphany (appearance or manifestation) comes 12 days after Christmas...

December 8, 2021 - January 6, 2022