Five College Consortium

Five College Community-Based Learning (CBL)

Holyoke Bound - Fall 2018

Saturday,  September 22th

Time: 9:30am-4:00pm

Where: Holyoke Community College

303 Homestead Avenue 

Holyoke, Ma 01040

Event Registration:

Student Registration:
Faculty Registration: 
Community Partner Registration: 

Registration will close September 14th.  Firm deadline.

Transportation Information:

Bus 1:

8:20 am UMass at Haigis Mall
8:30 am Amherst College (main bus stop)
8:40 am Hampshire College (main bus stop)
8:55 am Mount Holyoke at southbound S. Hadley Center bus stop (go straight through the main intersection instead of turning into MHC)
9:20 am drop off at HCC

Bus 2:

8:45 am Smith College (bus stop)
9:15 am drop off at HCC


What is Holyoke Bound?

A day-long gathering for students, staff, and faculty members from the Five College Consortium interested in working, interning, volunteering, and collaborating with residents and community organizations in the city of Holyoke. Join us to learn about the rich cultural history of this city and its people.

Event includes: Transportation, continental breakfast, workshops and networking, a traditional Puerto Rican lunch, and entertainment.

For additional information...

Please contact Maria Cartagena,

View Pictures from Past Events

Spring 2016 Holyoke Bound

Holyoke Bound Spring 2016 was held on February 20 at the Peck Full Service Community School. It featured a performance by the Coquies, a youth community dedicated to preserving traditional Bomba and Plena dance. View Picture Gallery.