Events

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Community Day (no classes)

Tue, Mar 23, 2021

This is a past event.

BOOM! Building on Our Momentum Learning Conference, an opportunity to engage in the work of diversity, equity and inclusion in all its manifestations. Regular classes do not meet on this day.

Film Screening: Coded Bias

Tue, Mar 23, 2021

This is a past event.

In an increasingly data-driven, automated world, the question of how to protect individuals’ civil liberties in the face of artificial intelligence looms larger by the day. Coded Bias follows...

Virtual Event

free

Lent

Tue, Mar 23, 2021

This is a past event.

The forty-day period (excluding Sundays) of prayer, repentance and self-denial that precedes Easter. (Western Churches).

In Solidarity: A Vigil for the those targeted by Anti-Asian and Gender Based Violence

Tue, Mar 23, 2021 9am to 9:45am

This is a past event.

In this year's opening to Building On Our Momentum (BOOM!): Community Day, we will come together for a gathering space and vigil addressing the heartbreaking violence towards Asian and Asian...

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free

Audre’s Lessons

Tue, Mar 23, 2021 10am to 12pm

This is a past event.

A workshop on the life and teachings of Black lesbian feminist, Audre Lorde. We will explore the gifts ancestor Audre Lorde has given us that has touched us and continues to inform a Black feminist...

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Doing Anti-Racism Work and Addressing Intergenerational Trauma

Tue, Mar 23, 2021 10am to 12pm

This is a past event.

Race-based trauma has extremely harmful effects to all those who experience it. The consistent rise of attacks against individuals based upon their racial/ethnic identities along with other...

Virtual Event

free

Faculty and Staff Facts in a Flash: Creating Accessible Learning Environments

Tue, Mar 23, 2021 10am to 11:30am

This is a past event.

Students living with disabilities, who are admitted to the University, are required to meet the same rigorous standards for admission as all other students. Yet, courses are sometimes unwittingly...

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LGBTQ Alum Oral History Project with Archives and Special Collections

Tue, Mar 23, 2021 10am to 5pm

This is a past event.

“Live into who you are unapologetically. Find people who will support and care for you,” Joanne Brown, class of 1975, advises current Mount Holyoke students as part of her interview for the LGBTQ...

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Redefining Wellness, Care and Access: Disabled Community-Building and Worldmaking

Tue, Mar 23, 2021 10am to 11:30am

This is a past event.

We are everywhere - disabled, sick, mad, crip, neurodivergent, wobbly, lopsided, drooling, flapping, rocking. Yet we often move through the world alone, isolated, alienated, even with/in...

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Sharing Narratives: Building Allies in Combating Anti-Semitism and Islamophobia with Dr. Amer Ahmed and Rabbi Josh Lesser

Tue, Mar 23, 2021 10am to 11:30am

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An important element of diversity that is often overlooked in higher education institutions is the need to create intentional policies and practices that support the multitude of faiths that exist...

Virtual Event

free

The Bystander Imperative (student-only session)

Tue, Mar 23, 2021 10am to 11:30am

This is a past event.

In this session, participants will learn about personal, professional, and organizational equity dimensions. They will identify their personal roadblocks to being active bystanders when witnessing...

Virtual Event

free

Understanding Race and Racism

Tue, Mar 23, 2021 10am to 12pm

This is a past event.

Through participating in this workshop, participants will gain foundational skills to assist them in their journey towards being antiracist by: reflecting on their own ideas, values, beliefs, and...

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We Are Our Ancestor’s Wildest Dreams: Applying to Graduate School as a BIPOC Student

Tue, Mar 23, 2021 10am to 11:30am

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Are you thinking about graduate school but unsure whether it’s right for you? Do you have concerns about the experiences you might have to navigate as a Black, Indigenous Person of Color (BIPOC)...

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Filmmaker Q&A: Coded Bias with Shalini Kantayya

Tue, Mar 23, 2021 11am to 12pm

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Mount Holyoke's Computer Science department welcomes filmmaker, Shalini Kantayya to a very special discussion about her film, Coded Bias. This is being hosted as a cross-disciplinary event for the...

Virtual Event

free

AccessAbility Services Drop-In Hours

Tue, Mar 23, 2021 11:30am to 12:30pm

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Sign up on Pathways for a drop-in meeting with a member of the AccessAbility Services team! Pathways appointments are not able to schedule less than 15 minutes at a time; however, sometimes drop-in...

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free

Chinese Language Table

Tue, Mar 23, 2021 11:30am to 12:30pm

This is a past event.

The Chinese Language Table is an informal weekly meeting where students can practice speaking Chinese in a casual context with other students and Chinese faculty. This event is being conducted...

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STEMPOC, Learning in a Pandemic

Tue, Mar 23, 2021 12pm to 2pm

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This event will consist of three elements. First, STEMPOC (People of Color in STEM) students, and STEM faculty and staff will engage in an icebreaker event. Second, we will be breaking into various...

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