Student Life Events

Embracing All of Who We Are: Body, Soul, and Sexuality

Nov. 28, 2018 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Great Room, Blanchard Hall

An interfaith lunch and open dialogue with Rev. Lacette Cross, pastor of New Beginnings Christian Church in Richmond, VA. Rev. Cross sees talking sex & faith for wholeness as a justice issue that calls for intentional conversation and authentic engagement. Her purpose for being here and creating Will You Be Whole is to do just that.

The journey to wholeness is best traveled with others. Rev. Cross is intentional in creating safe space for open, honest dialogue that fosters a spirit of sharing, healing and hope. She loves helping people bring together the two key parts of who we are – our sexuality and spirituality.

Open to the College community.

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Holiday Vespers 2018

Dec. 2, 2018 4:00 pm
Dec. 2, 2018 7:30 pm
Abbey Memorial Chapel

The Mount Holyoke College Choral Ensembles and the Chamber Jazz, Vocal Jazz and English Handbell ensembles will once again present their annual holiday-inspired performances, best known for the candlelight procession and carol singing. The theme this year is "On a Winter's Night," and musical selections include images of stars, dreams, memories and the magic and wonder of the season.

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Japanese Tea Ceremony Demonstration

Dec. 7, 2018 1:00 pm
Dec. 7, 2018 2:30 pm
Dec. 7, 2018 4:00 pm
Wa-shin-an, Eliot House

Wa-shin-an will host demonstrations of Japanese Tea Ceremony. We will be served by Yuko Sato-sensei from Urasenke Boston. Three seatings are available. Space is limited, and reservations are required. To make a reservation please email Heath Atchley at

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2019 Women of Color Trailblazers Leadership Conference

Apr. 6, 2019 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Chapin Auditorium, Mary Woolley Hall

“Going Beyond Politics”

The 2019 conference will consist of workshops that focus on the topics of peer networking, professional and personal development, and leadership opportunities. Most importantly, this conference will provide a space to celebrate the lives and accomplishments of women of color. Co-sponsored by the Weissman Center for Leadership, this year’s keynote speaker(s) will include political figures and activists who are engaged in public policy.

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