Celebrate Reunion 2022!

The Alumnae Association warmly welcomes the classes ending in 2s and 7s, plus 1970, 2020 and Frances Perkins Scholars, back to campus for Reunion 2022. Whether you are looking to stay busy with activities throughout the entire weekend, or wish to relax and reminisce with friends, Reunion Weekend is yours to enjoy. Explore the schedule below to find class-specific events and traditional Reunion experiences, including the Laurel Parade, the Alumnae Association Annual Meeting and Back-to-Class sessions.

Frances Perkins Exhibit - Honoring Frances Perkins ’02 and Alums

Thu, May 19, 2022 12pm to 5pm

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All alums, graduates, and their guests are invited to visit a multimedia exhibit about Frances Perkins. This exhibit will include pieces borrowed from the Frances Perkins Center in Maine, as well...

Blanchard Hall, Art Gallery

Reunion I Thursday Check-in

Thu, May 19, 2022 3pm to 6pm

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Visit the New York Room in Mary Woolley Hall to receive your check-in packet. Class of 1972 can check in at 12:00 PM

Mary Woolley Hall, New York Room

Welcome New Alum Ceremony for all to Attend

Thu, May 19, 2022 3:30pm to 4pm

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The Alumnae Association and the 50th reunion class welcome graduating seniors into the worldwide alum community. During the ceremony, the 50th class presents the graduating class with scarves in...

Mary Woolley Hall, Chapin Auditorium

Breakfast Buffet Reunion I

Fri, May 20, 2022 7:30am to 9am

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Join alums from all classes for breakfast in the Community Center, Dining Commons

Community Center, Dining Commons

Reunion I Friday Check-in

Fri, May 20, 2022 9am to 9pm

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Visit the New York Room in Mary Woolley Hall to receive your check-in packet.

Mary Woolley Hall, New York Room

Frances Perkins Exhibit - Honoring Frances Perkins ’02 and Alums

Fri, May 20, 2022 10am to 7pm

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All alums, graduates, and their guests are invited to visit a multimedia exhibit about Frances Perkins. This exhibit will include pieces borrowed from the Frances Perkins Center in Maine, as well...

Blanchard Hall, Art Gallery

Back-to-Class Program: Learning Art History at Mount Holyoke, 1872/2022

Fri, May 20, 2022 1pm to 1:45pm

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Learning Art History at Mount Holyoke, 1872/2022 Jessica Maier, Associate Professor of Art History; Chair of Art History This year marks the 150th anniversary of the first art history course...

Cleveland Hall-L3

Fimbel Maker Space Open House

Fri, May 20, 2022 1pm to 5pm

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The Fimbel Maker & Innovation Lab is Mount Holyoke College's 8,000-square-foot maker space. From woodworking, sewing, and 3D printing, to laser cutting, electronics, and metalwork, the Fimbel Lab's...

Fimbel Maker & Innovation Lab , Fimbel Lab

Japanese Tea Ceremony #1

Fri, May 20, 2022 1pm to 2pm

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Demonstration with tea masters from Urasenke Boston. Preregistration required; sign up at the reunion check-in desk in Mary Woolley Hall, New York Room.

Eliot House, Wa-Shin-An

The Sycamores Through the Decades: Open House

Fri, May 20, 2022 2pm to 5pm

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Sycamores, the 1788 home of Colonel Ruggles Woodbridge, was a dormitory from 1915–1972, and home to 800 Mount Holyoke sophomores. You will see the silk embroidery made by Sophie Morgan of South...

Sycamores, Woodbridge Street

Japanese Tea Ceremony #2

Fri, May 20, 2022 2:30pm to 3:30pm

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Demonstration with tea masters from Urasenke Boston. Preregistration required; sign up at the reunion check-in desk in Mary Woolley Hall, New York Room.

Eliot House, Wa-Shin-An

Alum Choral Rehearsal

Fri, May 20, 2022 4pm to 5pm

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Relive your choral “heydays” by participating in this fun, laid-back rehearsal with current Mount Holyoke singers! We will prepare a piece that will then be sung as part of the Commencement Concert...

Abbey Memorial Chapel

Back-to-Class Program: Cultivating Inclusive and Affirming Spaces

Fri, May 20, 2022 4pm to 5:30pm

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The Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion will lead a discussion on the importance of cultivating inclusive and affirming spaces for members of the Mount Holyoke community. The discussion will...

Cleveland Hall-L2

Back-to-Class Program: The Science of Evil: How the Circuits in our Brain Determine the Decisions We Make

Fri, May 20, 2022 4pm to 4:45pm

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The Science of Evil: How the Circuits in our Brain Determine the Decisions We Make Jared Schwartzer, Associate Professor of Psychology and Education; Chair of Neuroscience and Behavior Advances in...

Cleveland Hall-L1

Japanese Tea Ceremony #3

Fri, May 20, 2022 4pm to 5pm

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Demonstration with tea masters from Urasenke Boston. Preregistration required; sign up at the reunion check-in desk in Mary Woolley Hall, New York Room.

Eliot House, Wa-Shin-An

Commencement Concert

Fri, May 20, 2022 8pm to 9:30pm

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The Commencement Concert features graduating senior soloists and instrumentalists, as well as performances by the Commencement Choir, the Vocal Jazz seniors and the choral ensemble seniors. Alums...

Abbey Memorial Chapel, Main Chapel

Cornerstone Society and Mary Lyon Society Reception

Fri, May 20, 2022 8pm to 9pm

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Reception held for Cornerstone Society and Mary Lyon Society members and their guests. Rain Location: Kendade Atrium

President's House

Stargazing at the Observatory Reunion I

Fri, May 20, 2022 9pm to 10pm

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The John Payson Williston Observatory is the oldest academic building on campus. Originally built in 1881 and continuously upgraded over the years, it remains a state-of-the-art facility. Join Tom...

Williston Observatory, Observatory

Alums and Friends Row

Sat, May 21, 2022 6:30am to 7:30am

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

Mount Holyoke Community Boathouse

Tour of the Trees on Campus Reunion I

Sat, May 21, 2022 7am to 8am

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One of the most alluring aspects of campus are the trees that envelop the grounds in an ever-changing mantle. Join the Botanic Garden Director and Curator Tom Clark for a walking tour, during which...

Talcott Greenhouse, Greenhouse

Reunion I Saturday Check-in Room

Sat, May 21, 2022 8am to 4pm

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Visit the New York Room in Mary Woolley Hall to receive your check-in packet.

Mary Woolley Hall, New York Room

Parade Lineup

Sat, May 21, 2022 8:45am to 9am

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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 case of rain. Marchers not wishing to...

Mary Woolley Circle, Mary Woolley Circle

Botanic Garden Plant Sale Reunion I

Sat, May 21, 2022 9am to 2:30pm

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

Talcott Greenhouse, Greenhouse

Laurel Parade Reunion I

Sat, May 21, 2022 9am to 9:45am

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While the Springfield Kiltie Band plays, loyalty class members in antique cars will lead the parade, followed by alum classes, alum relatives, and the class of 2022 carrying the laurel chain....

Campus

Laurel Chain Ceremony

Sat, May 21, 2022 9:45am to 10am

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Seniors weave laurel around Mary Lyon's Grave and sing "Bread & Roses," marking the transition from Mount Holyoke student to Mount Holyoke alum.

Mary Lyon's Grave

Frances Perkins Exhibit - Honoring Frances Perkins ’02 and Alums

Sat, May 21, 2022 10am to 6pm

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All alums, graduates, and their guests are invited to visit a multimedia exhibit about Frances Perkins. This exhibit will include pieces borrowed from the Frances Perkins Center in Maine, as well...

Blanchard Hall, Art Gallery

150th Alumnae Association Annual Meeting

Sat, May 21, 2022 10:15am to 11:30am

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In celebration of 150 years of tradition and success, Mount Holyoke College alums, graduating seniors and guests gather to honor the past and welcome the future.

Mary Woolley Hall, Chapin Auditorium

Community Lunch on the Green

Sat, May 21, 2022 11:30am to 1pm

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For alums, families and guests. Alumnae Association Presents Activities on the Green for Kids of all ages. During the Community lunch on Skinner Green stop by to get your face painted by an...

Skinner Green, Skinner Green Tent

Kendall Athletics Tag Sale

Sat, May 21, 2022 12pm to 3pm

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Purchase new and used athletic gear at great prices! Take a piece of Mount Holyoke home with you! Cash or check payments only.

Kendall Sports & Dance Complex, Mildred S. Howard Gymnasium

Fimbel Maker Space Open House

Sat, May 21, 2022 1pm to 5pm

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The Fimbel Maker & Innovation Lab is Mount Holyoke College's 8,000-square-foot maker space. From woodworking, sewing, and 3D printing, to laser cutting, electronics, and metalwork, the Fimbel Lab's...

Fimbel Maker & Innovation Lab , Fimbel Lab

Dance Department Commencement Concert

Sat, May 21, 2022 2pm to 3pm

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

Kendall Sports & Dance Complex, Main Dance Studio/Theater

Department At-Homes

Sat, May 21, 2022 2pm to 4:30pm

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Reconnect with former professors and visit department offices.

Rowing Team Gathering

Sat, May 21, 2022 2pm to 3pm

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Alum rowers and friends of Mount Holyoke rowing are invited to reconnect and hear about what is new with the College's rowing program.

Kendall Sports & Dance Complex

The Sycamores Through the Decades: Open House

Sat, May 21, 2022 2pm to 5pm

This is a past event.

Sycamores, the 1788 home of Colonel Ruggles Woodbridge, was a dormitory from 1915–1972, and home to 800 Mount Holyoke sophomores. You will see the silk embroidery made by Sophie Morgan of South...

Sycamores, Woodbridge Street

Alum Awards Reception

Sat, May 21, 2022 3pm to 4pm

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A reception to honor all of the 2022 award recipients. Invitation only.

Willits-Hallowell Conference Center

Catholic Baccalaureate Mass

Sat, May 21, 2022 4pm to 5pm

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Join Sr. Annette McDermott, Catholic chaplain to the College, for this afternoon mass celebrating seniors, guests, and those seeking to meet their weekly obligations.

Abbey Memorial Chapel

Canoe Sing

Sat, May 21, 2022 10pm to 11pm

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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 formations choreographed to the lineup...

Lower Lake

Bird Walking Tour

Sun, May 22, 2022 7am to 8:30am

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Join Fred Baumgarten, Mount Holyoke staff member and birder, for a walk around the Upper Lake to see and hear the birds arriving for springtime.

Talcott Greenhouse, Greenhouse

Alum Listening Session - Presidential Search

Sun, May 22, 2022 9am to 10am

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All registered attendees of Reunion 2022 are invited to an Alum Listening Session during Reunion brought to you by the Presidential Search Committee. To lay the foundation for the search for the...

Blanchard Hall, Great Room

Mount Holyoke College's 185th Commencement

Sun, May 22, 2022 10:30am to 1pm

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Tickets are required for field house seating and are limited to seniors and their families.

Kendall Sports & Dance Complex

Willits-Hallowell Conference Center Checkout

Sun, May 22, 2022 11am to 11am

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For any alums and guests staying at Willits-Hallowell Conference Center. Registration wallet must be turned in by 11 a.m. at the front desk.

Willits-Hallowell Conference Center

Reunion Checkout

Sun, May 22, 2022 12pm to 12pm

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Please check out of your room and dorm by noon. Leave your registration wallet, including dorm access OneCard(s) and room key(s) with name/dorm identification card, with the student staff members...

Mary Woolley Hall

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