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Student Life Events


Events hosted by students, for students! Embark is the one stop shop for student involvement, where Mount Holyoke's communities connect and engage!


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Lend a Hand Donation Drive

Sun, Dec 4, 2022 1am to 12pm

Join Ham Hall, Circle K International and the Mount Holyoke College Swim & Dive team in collecting food, clothing and diapers for local shelters and collectives! 1. Shelter, clothing drive-...

Catholic Mass

Sun, Dec 4, 2022 9am to 10am

Join Fr. Warren Savage and the MHC Catholic Community for Sunday Mass in Abbey Interfaith Sanctuary. **Please note that this week's Mass will be held at a different time (9am) and a different...

free

Gingerbread House Decorating

Sun, Dec 4, 2022 1pm to 4pm

Come decorate gingerbread houses with the UUs (Unitarian Universalists)! We'll have cocoa and treats!

Mehendi @ MHC

Sun, Dec 4, 2022 1:30pm to 4pm

Mehendi is a Pakistani Pre-Wedding Event rooted in native Punjabi Folklore.The Mehendi is the first event that kick starts a Pakistani wedding with singing, playing the dholki (drum), dancing and...

Liga Filipina Parol Party

Sun, Dec 4, 2022 3pm to 5pm

Join Liga Filipina in making parols (traditional Philippine paper lanterns) while enjoying some dessert!

Indigenous Community Dinner

Sun, Dec 4, 2022 5pm to 6:30pm

Open to the Five Colleges, this dinner seeks to create space to celebrate Indigenous community while building relationships between community members

MISC Winter Bash

Sun, Dec 4, 2022 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Join MISC in a gingerbread making competition, karaoke, and fun games! And come make a snack bag for finals!

Community & Belonging Drop-in Hours

Mon, Dec 5, 2022 1pm to 3pm

Drop in to speak with Amelia Ender, Program Coordinator and Jewish Chaplain! Chat about Community and Belonging, upcoming events, ways to engage, and share your thoughts about making MoHo a...

Eliot House Drop-in Hour

Mon, Dec 5, 2022 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Stop by Eliot House lounge 4-5 PM every Monday to take a break, to make a cup of tea, to ask a question, etc. A great opportunity to find new friendships! Our doors are open to everybody!

free

Intersectionality in Islam

Mon, Dec 5, 2022 6pm to 9pm

We will be holding an event to discuss and learn about the importance of intersectionality within the Muslim community. For this event, we will have Tahirah Amatul-Wadud who is well versed in this...

Karaoke Night!

Mon, Dec 5, 2022 6pm to 8pm

A Disney themed karaoke night open for all to come and sing their hearts out!

Applying to REUs and summer research positions

Mon, Dec 5, 2022 8pm to 9pm

Info session with panelists sharing their experiences of applying for internships and summer research positions both at Mount Holyoke and off-campus.

free

Fearless First Resource Center Open Hours

Tue, Dec 6, 2022 10:30am to 12:30pm

This resource center is for students who self-identify as first generation (first to go to a four year college in the United States) and/ or low-income, or any student who is in need due to lack of...

free

CS Lunch

Tue, Dec 6, 2022 12pm to 1pm

Would like to miss the lunch rush and get together with other people interested in CS? Join us for our CS lunch in Clapp 306 for a CS department lunch! This event is open to all majors interested....

Zowie Banteah Cultural Center Open Hours

Tue, Dec 6, 2022 12pm to 6pm

Drop-in hours for the Zowie Banteah Cultural Center. Anyone, regardless of student organization affiliation or cultural identity, may visit to hang out, watch TV, study, have tea/coffee and learn...

Trips to International Food Markets (ACE House)

Tue, Dec 6, 2022 4pm to 7pm

A fleet drive is arranged to different international/Asian food Markets from Mount Holyoke College. Opportunity for Asians/POC/international students to get food supplies that they may not get at a...

Know Your Neighbor

Tue, Dec 6, 2022 4:45pm to 6pm

Please join us in Eliot House for some tea, snacks, and meaningful conversation! Be prepared to engage with cross-cultural, cross-faith exchange and with topics that are important to folks of all...

AASIA Faculty, Staff, and Student Mixer

Tue, Dec 6, 2022 5pm to 7pm

Join AASIA for a mixer held exclusively for faculty, staff, and students who identity as Asian American. Enjoy a fun night filled with food, conversation and games!

DIY Your Own Earrings

Tue, Dec 6, 2022 7pm to 9pm

Come to destress by making a pair of earrings by yourself! We have heat shrink papers that you can draw on!

Community & Belonging Drop-in Hours

Wed, Dec 7, 2022 1pm to 2pm

Drop in to speak with Liza Lozovaya, Program Coordinator and Muslim Chaplain! Chat about Community and Belonging, upcoming events, ways to engage, and share your thoughts about making MoHo a...

Buddhist Meditation

Wed, Dec 7, 2022 2pm to 4pm

Join Amber Bemak for Buddhist Meditation, followed by an opportunity for one-on-one conversation.

Evening Chai and Biscuits/Movie screening

Wed, Dec 7, 2022 5pm to 7pm

As you all know that winter is almost here and it’s getting colder everyday. It is the perfect weather to have some hot drinks. We are excited to invite you to our upcoming event on behalf of the...

Kwanzaa 2022, Theme: "Cultivating Your Chosen Family"

Wed, Dec 7, 2022 6pm to 8pm

Kwanzaa is an annual celebration of African-American culture from December 26 to January 1, culminating in a communal feast called Karamu, usually on the sixth day. It was created by activist...

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Full Moon Esbat

Wed, Dec 7, 2022 7pm to 9pm

We are currently in the Winter season. Nature has gone to sleep and the bitter cold washes over everything before Spring brings new life. The Sun will be at his weakest on the solstice, before...

Spa Night

Wed, Dec 7, 2022 8pm to 10pm

Come to our de-stressor! We will paint nails and make a DIY Hot and Cold Pack (out of rice and a sock). We will serve Nacos, salsa, and lemonade.

Whine Down

Wed, Dec 7, 2022 9pm to 10pm

The Betty Shabazz Cultural Center and the Office of Community and Belonging is Sponsoring WhineDown with N'Yshma Leroy every Wednesday in the Betty Shabazz Cultural Center. Come join us for a night...

free

Office Hours with Student Involvement Consultant (Geraldine Louis)

Thu, Dec 8, 2022 4pm to 6pm

Do you have any questions about your student organization? Want to get involved? Questions about deadlines or forms? Come visit us in the Student Involvement Studio (Blanch 304).

Final Contra Dance

Thu, Dec 8, 2022 6:30pm to 9pm

Come to the Great Room for an evening of fabulous dancing to live music! No experience required and all abilities welcome! Drop by simply to listen to the fabulous music or to join in the workshop...

SHRI Puja & Conversation

Thu, Dec 8, 2022 6:30pm to 7:30pm

SHRI (Students of Hinduism Reaching Inwards) invites you to join us for our weekly puja and conversation. All community members regardless of religious affiliation are welcome.

free

Having a Good Time about Having a Good Time

Thu, Dec 8, 2022 7pm to 8pm

Join Peer Health Educators for a night all about sex, pleasure, and what it means to have a good time! Get ready for some myth busting and bring your creativity for a Get-In-The-Mood Board. Stop on...

Laser Cut Earrings

Thu, Dec 8, 2022 7pm to 9pm

Join Prospect Hall at Fimbel to make your very own pair of laser cut earrings! All are welcome.

Mount Holyoke Christian Fellowship Weekly Gathering

Thu, Dec 8, 2022 7pm to 9pm

Join MHCF for fellowship, worship, and Bible study and prayer. All are welcome who are interested in learning about Christianity. Join MHCF for bible studies, icebreakers, prayer and worship...

free

ASMR Night

Thu, Dec 8, 2022 8pm to 9:30pm

Ever wanted to try common foods used in ASMR such as seagrapes, honeycomb, and freeze-dried skittles? Join us in the Dickinson common room to try these foods and make our own ASMR using equipment...

Fearless First Resource Center Open Hours

Fri, Dec 9, 2022 10am to 12pm

This resource center is for students who self-identify as first generation (first to go to a four year college in the United States) and/ or low-income, or any student who is in need due to lack of...

Small Business Friday

Fri, Dec 9, 2022 10am to 2pm

Have a small business you want to promote? Want to get a jump start on your spring cleaning? Need to buy your loved ones gifts for the upcoming holidays? Join us in the Great Room on December 9th...

Jumma Lunch

Fri, Dec 9, 2022 12:30pm to 1:30pm

A community gathering to honor the Islamic tradition of Friday by prayer, sharing food, and socializing. Halal lunch is served. Everybody is welcome! The congregational prayer is held by the Muslim...

free

Office Hours with Student Involvement Consultant (Juliet Porter)

Fri, Dec 9, 2022 1pm to 3pm

Do you have any questions about your student organization? Want to get involved? Questions about deadlines or forms? Come visit us in the Student Involvement Studio (Blanch 304).

Muslima Conversation

Fri, Dec 9, 2022 1:30pm to 2:30pm

A weekly informal conversation about the issues related to the Muslim community at the college and beyond. All opinions are welcome and stay confidential.

free

SGA President Maille's Office Hours

Fri, Dec 9, 2022 3pm to 4pm

Please join me in Blanchard 302 to discuss your concerns and thoughts about the school and SGA.

Kabbalat Shabbat

Fri, Dec 9, 2022 5pm to 6pm

Sing songs, schmooze with friends, and nosh on fresh baked challah with Mount Holyoke's Jewish community as we welcome Shabbat and celebrate this special period of rest and renewal.

free

Hanukkah Party

Fri, Dec 9, 2022 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Celebrate Hanukkah (a little bit early) with us! Games, music, crafts, dinner, and fun! De-stress before finals and add some light to your life!

Unitarian Universalists Weekly Gathering

Fri, Dec 9, 2022 6pm to 7pm

Join us as we gather to check in, share our joys and concerns, enjoy readings and songs, and spend time together over crafts.

free

Mental Health Trivia + Snack Night

Fri, Dec 9, 2022 7pm to 8pm

Come join us in the Brigham TV room to play a game of mental health trivia and enjoy some free snacks and drinks! There will be prizes for the Top 5 winners + cozy attire is encouraged.

Mocktails and Board Game Night

Fri, Dec 9, 2022 7pm to 8:45pm

Take a break before reading days and finals to play some board games, eat some snacks, and drink some NON ALCOHOLIC beverages!

Nice Shoes Final Jam: Jockappella

Fri, Dec 9, 2022 7pm to 8:45pm

Join Nice Shoes A Cappella for their final jam in support of Migrant Justice with special guests The Smith College Vibes.

Study-a-thon

Sat, Dec 10, 2022 8am to 11pm

Our annual study-a-thin event where we bring together STEMPOC members to study all day while providing three meals. We also have stress relief activities available for students to use while studying.

Winter Cookie Decorating!

Sat, Dec 10, 2022 1pm to 3pm

Join Gender+ at the Marks House to take a break from studying and decorate cookies! Gluten free options available :)

Catholic Mass

Sun, Dec 11, 2022 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Join Fr. John Connors and the MHC Catholic Community for Sunday Mass in Abbey Chapel.

free

Community & Belonging Drop-in Hours

Mon, Dec 12, 2022 1pm to 3pm

Drop in to speak with Amelia Ender, Program Coordinator and Jewish Chaplain! Chat about Community and Belonging, upcoming events, ways to engage, and share your thoughts about making MoHo a...

Festival of Light and Dark

Mon, Dec 12, 2022 5pm to 6:30pm

The Office of Community and Belonging invites you to the Festival of Light and Dark, the celebration of seasonal holidays and nature in the richness of different faith, spiritual and cultural...

De-Stress Fest

Tue, Dec 13, 2022 1am to 11:55pm

Relax with the Office of Studnet Invovlement during reading days with these programs!*Buddhist Meditation*Tuesday, December 13 @ 2 PM - 4 PMAbbey Interfaith Sanctuary*Drop in for some guided...

Zowie Banteah Cultural Center Open Hours

Tue, Dec 13, 2022 12pm to 6pm

Drop-in hours for the Zowie Banteah Cultural Center. Anyone, regardless of student organization affiliation or cultural identity, may visit to hang out, watch TV, study, have tea/coffee and learn...

Buddhist Meditation

Tue, Dec 13, 2022 2pm to 4pm

Join Amber Bemak for Buddhist Meditation, followed by an opportunity for one-on-one conversation.

Kvetch and Stretch (COPY)

Tue, Dec 13, 2022 4:45pm to 5:45pm

Get out your frustrations, complain a little bit, and release the negative energy from your body and soul. Jewish Chaplain Amelia will lead us in an expressive movement session and then we will...

The Odyssey Bookshop: Gail Thomas

Tue, Dec 13, 2022 7pm to 8pm

Join us in person on Tuesday, December 13 at 7 PM as poet Gail Thomas reads from her new works, *Trail of Roots* and *Leaving Paradise*.About Gail Thomas Gail Thomas’ new books of poetry are *Trail...

My Journey Begins Coffee Hour for December Grads

Wed, Dec 14, 2022 10am to 11:30am

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 minute career questions, and learn about our...

Community & Belonging Drop-in Hours

Wed, Dec 14, 2022 1pm to 2pm

Drop in to speak with Liza Lozovaya, Program Coordinator and Muslim Chaplain! Chat about Community and Belonging, upcoming events, ways to engage, and share your thoughts about making MoHo a...

CBL Student employee winter celebration

Wed, Dec 14, 2022 4:30pm to 6:30pm

CBL will be hosting a mingling by the fire social event at Willits on December 14th from 4:30 - 6:30 for CBL Student Employees only. Please be sure to save the date! There will be hot and cold...

Whine Down

Wed, Dec 14, 2022 6pm to 8pm

The Betty Shabazz Cultural Center and the Office of Community and Belonging is Sponsoring WhineDown with N'Yshma Leroy every Wednesday in the Betty Shabazz Cultural Center. Come join us for a night...

free

Office Hours with Student Involvement Consultant (Geraldine Louis)

Thu, Dec 15, 2022 4pm to 6pm

Do you have any questions about your student organization? Want to get involved? Questions about deadlines or forms? Come visit us in the Student Involvement Studio (Blanch 304).

Mount Holyoke Christian Fellowship Weekly Gathering

Thu, Dec 15, 2022 7pm to 9pm

Join MHCF for fellowship, worship, and Bible study and prayer. All are welcome who are interested in learning about Christianity. Join MHCF for bible studies, icebreakers, prayer and worship...

free

The Odyssey Bookshop: Bushra Rehman

Thu, Dec 15, 2022 7pm to 8pm

Join us in person on Thursday, December 15 at 7 PM as Bushra Rehman talks about her new novel, *Roses in the Mouth of a Lion*, the December Odyssey First Editions Club pick. She will be joined in...

Common Room Hangout

Thu, Dec 15, 2022 9pm to 11pm

Join us for the last official common room hangout of the Semester! Come chat with your neighbors while working on homework and drinking tea! Tea and hot chocolate will be provided, but please bring...

Office Hours with Student Involvement Consultant (Juliet Porter)

Fri, Dec 16, 2022 1pm to 3pm

Do you have any questions about your student organization? Want to get involved? Questions about deadlines or forms? Come visit us in the Student Involvement Studio (Blanch 304).

Kabbalat Shabbat

Fri, Dec 16, 2022 5pm to 6pm

Sing songs, schmooze with friends, and nosh on fresh baked challah with Mount Holyoke's Jewish community as we welcome Shabbat and celebrate this special period of rest and renewal.

free

Spring Involvement Fair

Sun, Jan 29, 2023 1pm to 3pm

The Involvement Fair showcases all of our student groups on campus! Come to Chapin Auditorium on Sunday, January 29 from 1 PM - 3 PM to see how you can get involved on campus. From club sports to...

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