Wesleyan: Black Lives Matter
Dec 10, 2014
#BlackLivesMatter: Wesleyan students marched on Main Street on Monday afternoon. Lindsay Keys '11 made a short film on the New York City protests.
Stolz ’05 examines obsessive role of social media
Dec 02, 2014
Former America's Next Top Model contestant and Bank of America director Kim Stolz '05 examines her relationship with social media in Unfriending My Ex and Other Things I’ll Never Do. #THISISWHY
Access journals as an alumna/alumnus
Sep 22, 2014
University Relations has partnered with the Wesleyan Library to make limited JSTOR access available through Wesconnect to all alumni.
Alumni in science: Samantha Schilit ’10 MA’11
Aug 05, 2014
“You must be comfortable with delayed gratification!” Samantha Schilit ’10 MA’11 talks about her research in genetics at Harvard, her NSF fellowship, and the importance of pragmatism in research. #THISISWHY
GOLD: Welcome, Class of 2014!
Jun 24, 2014
All 733 graduating seniors of the Class of 2014 are now part of GOLD, Graduates of the Last Decade. Congratulations!
Access2Wes is happening June 15-20
May 30, 2014
Programs like Posse, QuestBridge, Prep for Prep, the Freeman Asian Scholars and A Better Chance help Wes provide access to students from under-served communities and first-generation scholars.
Photos: GOLD Parties 2014
Apr 09, 2014
Graduates of the Last Decade (GOLD) gathered at parties in 13 cities around the world on April 3, to close GOLD Giving Month.
Marisa '13 and Patrick 07: She Makes Comics
Feb 06, 2014
Marisa Stotter '13 and Patrick Meaney '07 on Kickstarter: "A documentary film about the untold history of women in comic books, celebrating female creators and fans alike." Deadline: Mar. 7, 2014.
Dinner with SWAG
Feb 05, 2014
“Seniors of Wesleyan Annual Gift” members Paulette Campo '14, Jimmy Hill '14, Molly Stern '14 join the Wesleyan Fund for a Senior Class Reception on Feb. 27. Learn more…
An Interview with Professor William Herbst
Jan 21, 2014
Wesconnect interviews William Herbst, recipient of the 2003 Binswanger Prize for Excellence in Teaching, on his motivations, research and pivotal moments in teaching.
Sam Korda ’13: My Gay Roommate
Nov 30, 2013
Sam Korda ’13 on Facebook: “I’m making a web series with my best friend from high school. We've got just over a week left on our Kickstarter.” Funding deadline: Dec. 4, 2013.
Gavin Bodkin ’09: Blu2Green on Indiegogo
Nov 23, 2013
“Sustainable products by people with disabilities. Help us raise money to pay for a work space, hire designers, set up transportation logistics and build our company programs.” Funding deadline: Jan. 3, 2014.
Avery Trufelman '13: 99% Invisible
Nov 19, 2013
Avery Trufelman ’13 on Kickstarter: Support 99% Invisible, a podcast about design, architecture and the 99% Invisible activity that shapes our world. Funding deadline: Nov. 22, 2013.
Photos: Post-Bloomberg New York
Nov 06, 2013
On Oct. 29, 150 cardinals gathered at the NYU Wagner School for this panel and networking event hosted by WAPPS and the Patricelli Center.
Ari King '09: Off Campus Radio Show and Podcast
Nov 04, 2013
Ari King '09 on Kickstarter: "A radio show and podcast about tackling college, graduation, and whatever you thought (or hoped) would come next." Funding deadline: Dec. 4, 2013.
Ayesha Hoda ’08: Justice by the Pen on Indiegogo
Aug 19, 2013
“Justice by the Pen(JBP) is a movement aimed at activating communities towards self-determination by engaging youth in social justice and community activism.” Funding deadline: Oct. 18, 2013.
Correa ’10 turns to Kickstarter for arts funding
Aug 31, 2012
Chris Correa ’10, founder of Future House Pictures, is another young alumnus on Kickstarter: The Postponed Project is a comedy about recent graduates with aspirations and “comes from a place of honesty.”
Hymanson ’11 Explores a ‘Magical’ Home in Film
Nov 04, 2011
Fresh out of the Wes film program, Daniel Hymanson ’11 is preparing to begin “This House,” a collaboration with his childhood art teacher, exploring her unusual and “magical” Chicago house.