Public Events

2018 Women of Color Trailblazers Leadership Conference

Apr. 7, 2018 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Mount Holyoke College Mary Woolley Hall, Chapin Auditorium

This year's 2018 Women of Color Trailblazers Leadership Conference (WOCTLC) theme is Empowerment through Engagement and 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. Keynote speaker(s) are Tamika Mallory, Carmen Perez, and Linda Sarsour, founders of the National Women's March and the keynote event is free and open to the public!

Conference registration fees:


$10.00 for five-college students, faculty and staff

$15.00 for non five-college attendees

$8.00 per person for groups with 10 or more attendees. To take advantage of this group discount, contact or call 413-538-2550.

Scholarships are available for all Mount Holyoke College Students who register for the conference and complete the scholarship application by March 31, 2018. 

Hotel Accommodations: We are pleased to offer limited hotel and lodging on our campus. If interested, you may contact the Mount Holyoke Willits-Howell Conference Center

You may also contact or call 413-538-2550 for a list of additional hotels in the area. 

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Mayor of San Juan to speak at MHC

Apr. 26, 2018 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Chapin Auditorium

Save the Date! Mount Holyoke College is thrilled to announce that the Honorable Carmen Yulín Cruz Soto, mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico, will present a lecture to the Mount Holyoke College community on Thursday, April 26, 2018. The event is sponsored by the Weissman Center for Leadership.

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