Events

Saturday, May 16

A Healthy Me logo

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A 6-week Spring activity challenge for faculty and staff. Enrollment begins March 30. Challenge begins April 6. Learn more about the program and find...

Virtual Event
Reunion I

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The Alumnae Association welcomes back classes ending in 5s and 0s, plus the class of 2018, for Reunion 2020! From Back-to-Class sessions to parades to...

Mount Holyoke College Alumnae

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The class of 1980 enjoys a walk around the Upper and Lower Lakes.

6:30am
Alumnae and Friends Row

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Get ready to have fun and row! Alumnae, rowing friends, partners and children are welcome. You will be done in time for the parade lineup.

6:30am
Class Buffet Breakfast

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Join Alumnae from all decades for breakfast in the New Dining Commons

Outdoor Morning Yoga

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Join us in the Garden to renew our spirit and prepare our body and mind for a new day. The session is led by Jessica Carey. (Rain location is Kendade Atrium)

6:30am
Breakfast Round Table Discussions

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Small table discussions moderated by alumnae.

Class of 1950

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Join classmates for a private breakfast.

Tour of the Trees around Campus

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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...

Class of 1950

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Welcome back to Mount Holyoke College!

Class of 1950

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The class of 1950 begins gathering in the lobby in preparation for the Laurel Parade. Don't forget to wear white!

Reunion Check-In R1

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Classes of 2018, Class of 2010, Class of 2000, Class of 1995, Class of 1980, and 1970 .

Equestrian Center

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Open for self-guided tours Thursday-Sunday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.. Pick up a brochure in our lobby.

Parade Line-Up

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Please begin lining up no later than 8:45 a.m. and don't forget your white clothes! Parade will take place rain or shine. Clear ponchos will be provided in...

Mount Holyoke ring

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Show your Mount Holyoke pride by wearing a Mount Holyoke class ring! Balfour Representatives will be on campus May 15–16 to answer your questions, determine...

Flowers in the Talcott Greenhouse

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Plants from the gardens and greenhouse are available, with proceeds to benefit the Botanic Garden.

Laurel Parade

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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...

MHC Alumnae in the Arts: Joan Jonas ‘58

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This week we continue our celebration of MHC’s 2018-19 Leading Woman in the Arts, internationally acclaimed artist Joan Jonas ’58. In 2018-19, the Mount...

9am
Virtual Event
Recovery Retreat Room

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A quiet and safe space for those in recovery from alcohol or other drug mis-use or for those affected by another person's abuse. Friday-Sunday 9 a.m.-1...

Reunion Check-in/Check-out Room

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Thursday 3-6 p.m., Friday 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday 7 a.m.-noon.

Laurel Chain Ceremony

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

Commencement Ticket Pickup

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Seniors and graduate students only may pick up tickets. 3 times available. You must bring your OneCard.

Alumnae Association Annual Meeting

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In celebration of 147 years of tradition and success, Mount Holyoke College alumnae, graduating seniors and guests gather to honor the past and welcome the...

Graduate Programs Celebration and Alumni Welcome Ceremony

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A reception and awards ceremony honoring the 2020 graduates from the Department of Professional and Graduate Education. Master’s Degree recipients are...

Activities on the Green During the Old-Fashioned Community Picnic

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During the Old-Fashioned Community Picnic on Skinner Green, stop by to get your face painted, get a tattoo or visit one of the clowns making balloon animals....

Joseph Allen Skinner Museum

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Saturday 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday 2-5 p.m.

Joseph Allen Skinner Museum Hours

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The museum features more than 7,000 objects representing a lifetime of collecting by local industrialist and philanthropist Joseph Allen Skinner (1867–1946)....

Old-Fashioned Community Picnic

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For alumnae, seniors, families and guests. Preregistration required.

Class of 1980

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Join classmates for a photo to remember your 40th Reunion.

Mount Holyoke Athletics

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Old and new athletic gear at great prices! Take a piece of MHC home with you!

Class of 1950

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Join classmates for your class meeting to hear about how the class is doing and vote on your new slate of officers.

Class of 1970

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Join classmates for a photo to remember your 50th Reunion.

Class of 1995

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Join classmates for a photo to remember your 25th Reunion.

Class of 1950

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Join classmates for a private lunch after the parade.

Class of 2000

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Join classmates for a photo to remember your 20th Reunion.

Cochary Pub & Coffee Bar

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Friday 3-11 p.m., Saturday 1-5 p.m.

Japanese Garden & Tea House Tour

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On the top floor of Eliot House sits Wa-shin-an, a traditional Japanese meditation garden and tea house, built in 1984 through the generosity of alumnae and...

1pm
Class of 2010

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Join classmates for a photo to remember your 10th Reunion.

Class of 2018

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Join classmates for a photo to remember your 2nd Reunion.

Gallery Highlights Tour of the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

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Join Florence Finch Abbott Director, Tricia Paik, and other members of the museum's curatorial staff for a behind-the-scenes look at special exhibitions and...

Class of 1970

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What national and global challenges do we foresee in the future? What action is needed from us? We will consider the impact of the coming changes in society...

Class of 1980

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Join classmates for a tour of the new Fimel Maker & Innovative Space

Class of 1995

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Intriguing careers and experiences of the class of 1995.

Class of 2010

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Take a run around Upper Lake or cheer your classmates on Lakeside! Refreshments will be served. Materials for sign-making will be provided so you can make...

2pm
Class of 2018

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Join classmates for your class meeting to hear about how the class is doing and vote on your new slate of officers.

2pm
Dance Department Commencement Concert

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Senior dance majors and minors perform original choreography. Reception to follow in Streeter Lounge.

Lyon's Pride Reception R1

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For LGBTQ alumnae and guests.

2pm
 
Rowing Team Gathering

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Alumnae rowers and friends of MHC rowing are invited to reconnect and hear about what is new with MHC's rowing program.

Sycamores Open House Hours

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Sycamores, the 1788 home of Colonel Ruggles Woodbridge, was a dormitory from 1915 to 1972, and home to 800 MHC sophomores. Sycamores is being renovated by...

2pm
 
Tour of Library and Information and Technology Services

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Tours will begin in the Library Atrium and will finish within the hour.

Class of 1950

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Join classmates for a photo to remember your 70th Reunion

Art Museum Open House R1

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Visit the museum to see current special exhibitions and the diverse permanent collection. Enjoy refreshments and conversation with museum staff.

Top of Gate for Generic Use

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Welcome home! Come visit the current faculty in Economics and connect with old friends.

Alumnae Award Celebratory Reception

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All Alumnae award winner gather for a celebratory reception

Class of 1995

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Join Thomas Clark, director & curator, along with his staff for private tour of the Botanic Gardens. This is a special event for the class of 1995.

Class of 2018

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Catch up with classmates in the dorm living room, visit your past professors during the Department at Homes, stop by Cochary Pub or Art Museum, work out in...

Class of 1970

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Free time for the class of 1970.

Alumnae Women of Color Reception R1

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For alumnae, seniors, and guests.

4pm
 
Baccalaureate Mass

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Join Sr. Annette McDermott, Catholic chaplain to the college, for this afternoon's mass.

Class of 1970

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The class of 1970 remembers deceased classmates.

Class of 2000

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Join classmates for your class meeting to hear about how the class is doing and vote on your new slate of officers.

Class of 2010

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Late-afternoon tea and social hour with the class of 1960 at Odyssey Bookstore.

Reunion Check-In Closes R1

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Classes of 2018, Class of 2010, Class of 2000, Class of 1995, Class of 1980, and 1970 . Willits-Hallowell check-in closes for the loyalty classes.

Mount Holyoke College Alumnae

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The class of 1980 hosts a memorial for deceased classmates.

Class of 2000

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The class of 2000 hosts a small gathering before dinner.

Class of 1995

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Join classmates for your class meeting to hear about how the class is doing and vote on your new slate of officers.

The Last Huddle

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The Department of Athletics will be hosting "The Last Huddle", a final virtual gathering for Mount Holyoke College senior student-athletes prior to...

5pm
Virtual Event
Class of 1950

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Enjoy time with classmates prior to dinner.

Class of 1980

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Enjoy time with classmates prior to dinner.

Class of 1970

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Enjoy time with classmates prior to dinner.

Class of 1995

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Enjoy time with classmates prior to dinner.

Class of 1950

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Celebrate your final dinner with classmates.

Class of 1980

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Join classmates for your class meeting to hear about how the class is doing and vote on your new slate of officers.

Class of 2000

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Celebrate your final dinner with classmates in the new Dining Commons.

Saturday Dinners for All Classes

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Join classmates for dinner.

Class of 1980

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Celebrate your final dinner with classmates in the new Dining Commons.

Class of 1995

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Celebrate your final dinner with classmates in the new Dining Commons.

Class of 1970

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The class of 1970 will continue our celebration with a private catered dinner in Chapin. (Skirts and stockings NOT required!)

Class of 2010

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Celebrate your final dinner with classmates in the new Dining Commons.

Class of 2018

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Celebrate your final dinner with classmates in the new Dining Commons.

Baccalaureate

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

Class of 1970

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Our evening festivities end in the dorm where we will return to the '70 Community Center for "Dancing with a DJ."

Class of 1980

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Join classmates for some '80's fun!

Class of 2010

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Join classmates for your class meeting to hear about how the class is doing and vote on your new slate of officers.

Class of 1970

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There will be more opportunities for quiet conversation in the dorm living rooms, and a chance for more follow-up on the topics discussed the previous...

Class of 2010

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Enjoy time with classmates.

Canoe Sing

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This glowing, ethereal nighttime celebration on Lower Lake dates back to 1911. Twelve canoes of seniors navigate the water, illuminated by paper lanterns, in...

Class of 2018

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The class of 2018 hosts a Big/Little Party for the class of 2020! Are You the One? - Red Pegasus/Blue Lion Edition Come one, come all to Mount Holyoke’s...

Saturday, May 16