Mar 03, 2014
From Feb. 28-Mar. 1, the Wesleyan Career Center and University Relations hosted a free two-day career advancement forum for students and alumni alike. More info here.
Photos: Freeman Asian Scholars Reception
Feb 26, 2014
On Feb 23, the Wesleyan community in China gathered at a reception honoring Freeman Asian Scholarship finalists and their parents at the Grand Millennium Beijing Hotel.
Photos: WEServe again - AOC at the BRC
Feb 26, 2014
On Feb 23, alumni gathered to paint the BRC Women’s Shelter in Brooklyn. This project, coordinated by Black Alumni Council Chair Nyasha Foy ’06, is part of Wesleyan’s WEServe initiative.
Photos: Seoul Reception & Conversation
Feb 20, 2014
On Feb 16, the Wesleyan community in Seoul gathered for a reception with Provost Ruth Striegel Weissman. Hosted by William Choi '89 and Soo Jung Park P'17.
Photos: Lunar New Year celebration
Feb 14, 2014
On Feb. 12, alumni and friends gathered at Chef Yu’s in Manhattan. Sponsored by the Asian Pacific/Asian-American Alumni Council.
Photos: Kwanzaa in New York 2014
Jan 28, 2014
On January 10, more than 40 alumni and friends gathered at the home of David Davenport '88 and Monica Azare to celebrate Kwanzaa in New York.
Photos: WEServe 2014
Jan 26, 2014
For the second annual WEServe Week of Service (Jan. 19-25), alumni banded together to help their communities by participating in a service project.
Photos: Red, Black & Blue
Nov 13, 2013
On Nov. 13, Wes friends gathered for a Blue Man Group show followed by a talkback with co-founder Chris Wink '83 and Michael S. Roth '78. All proceeds went to financial aid. #THISISWHY
Photos: Homecoming/Family Weekend 2013
Nov 12, 2013
On the weekend Nov. 1-3, Wesleyan alumni, parents and friends gathered at Homecoming/Family Weekend and attended WESeminars, receptions and the historic Little Three football game.
Photos: GOLD Happy Hour
Nov 12, 2013
On Nov. 2, Graduates of the Last Decade attended a happy hour at the Career Center after the Homecoming game.
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.
Photos: Women of Wesleyan
Oct 12, 2013
On Oct. 12, alumni, faculty and change agents from the 1970s gathered on campus for a retrospective on co-education and how it affected Wesleyan during this historic time.
Photos: Constitution Day Celebration
Oct 09, 2013
On Sept. 17, Ted Shaw ’76 spoke on “Looking Backwards; Looking Forward: The Persistence of Race in 21st Century American Life” during Wesleyan’s annual Constitution Day celebration.
Photos: Davison Art Center reception
Oct 08, 2013
On Sept. 19, the Davison Art Center unveiled its new exhibition "Themes and Variations: Seriality in American Prints, 1960-1980" in an opening reception featuring a gallery talk by Curator Clare Rogan. Learn more here.
Photo: Erhard's at it again
Sep 18, 2013
Olin librarian and trivia buff Erhard Konerding appeared on NBC's Million Second Quiz last week. He has previously appeared on "Who Wants to be a Millionaire," "Jeopardy," and "History I.Q."
Sep 17, 2013
From Sept. 9 to 11, four Physical Plant staff worked full days to assemble the massive bamboo structure on the lawn of Olin Library, for the Jewish community to celebrate Sukkot in.
Photos: The MASH
Sep 12, 2013
On Sept. 6, faculty and student bands played around campus to kick off the year-long Music & Public Life initiative.
Photos: The Alumni Show II
Sep 10, 2013
In celebration of its 40th anniversary, the CFA hosts the exhibition showcasing the work of 17 Wesleyan artists from Sept. 6 to Dec. 8.
Photos: Summer at Wes
Jul 30, 2013
Scenes from around campus: Legends Race, Beman Triangle excavation, track construction, Long Lane farm, students touring the sciences, and flowers in full bloom.
Photos: Long Lane Farm
Jul 28, 2013
Ten students are spending the summer working and learning about sustainable agriculture at Wesleyan's Long Lane Organic Farm.
Photos: Talking Politics in DC
Jul 10, 2013
On Jun 19, John Hickenlooper '74, Peter Shumlin '79 and Michael Bennet '87 sat down with President Roth '78 at the Newseum to support financial aid.
Photos: Digital Wes
Jun 11, 2013
The 4th annual gathering of the Digital Wesleyan community in NYC was held on Jun 4 on the rooftop of ZelnickMedia.
Photos: Alumni of Color Reception
May 17, 2013
Over 35 alumni of color gathered at Poste Moderne Brasserie in central D.C. for food, libations, and great Wesleyan conversation.
May 14, 2013
The Wesleyan and local community participated in “MiddletownRemix: Hear More, See More,” a festival of art and sound, on May 11 in downtown Middletown.
Photos: Mellon Mays Banquet
May 10, 2013
Five Mellon Mays fellows were celebrated in this banquet on May 6. The fellows then honored coordinator Professor Krishna Winston for her 20 years of dedication to the program.
Photos: Improvisational forms
May 09, 2013
Students enrolled in the “Improvisational Forms” dance course performed May 6 and May 8 at various locations, and on objects, around campus.
Photos: An Evening with "Mad Men"
May 01, 2013
Hundreds of alumni, parents and friends attended the NYC campaign kickoff featuring 'Mad Men' creator Matthew Weiner '87. All ticket proceeds went to Financial Aid.
Photos: An Evening with "Mad Men"
Apr 30, 2013
More than 280 Wesleyan alumni, parents and friends attending the NYC campaign kickoff featuring "Mad Men" creator Matthew Weiner '87. All ticket proceeds went to Financial Aid.
Photos: Holi festival on campus
Apr 29, 2013
Shakti, the South Asian Student Association, hosted the second Holi (Festival of Colors) on Foss Hill. Students assailed each other with colored powder to celebrate spring.
Photos: Good Credit Workshop
Apr 09, 2013
Representatives from Seasons Federal Credit Union met with students to discuss how to establish credit and remain in good standing. Sponsored by Invisible Men and the Black Alumni Council.
Photos: International Gatherings
Mar 21, 2013
Professor Joyce Jacobsen, Andrews Professor of Economics, met with alumni and parents in Hong Kong, Singapore, and Sydney as she made stops in these ports during a worldwide cruise.
Photos: Taste of Middletown
Mar 12, 2013
The 2nd annual food bash was sponsored by Wesleyan’s Campus Activities Committee and Human Resources. Attendees donated non-perishable food items and cash to Middletown’s Amazing Grace food pantry.
Photos: Volunteer Weekend 2013
Mar 06, 2013
Wesleyan celebrated volunteerism and engagement March 1-2 with a Board of Trustees reception and dinner the night before social media programming for volunteers.
Photos: Javanese Dance Class at Wes
Feb 25, 2013
Wesleyan University students enrolled in the Javanese Dance I course practiced basic movement vocabulary on Feb. 20 in World Music Hall.
Photos: NYC Lunar New Year 2013
Feb 19, 2013
Wesleyan alums gathered at Chef Yu in Manhattan to Celebrate Lunar New Year. Sponsored by the Asian-American/Asian Pacific Alumni Council (APAAC).
Photos: WEServe Week of Service
Jan 26, 2013
On Jan. 20-26, 2013, members of the extended Wesleyan community participated in the first annual WEServe Week of Service. Thirty-nine service projects took place across the country and internationally.
Photos: President Roth in Asia
Jan 18, 2013
President Michael S. Roth '78 visited with alumni in Asia Jan. 12-18. Members of the Wesleyan community gathered for Presidential Receptions in Seoul, Beijing, Hong Kong and Bangkok.
Photos: 3 Kings Day Celebration
Jan 06, 2013
The Wesleyan Latino Alumni Network (WesLAN) Celebrated 3 Kings Day on Jan. 6, 2013 at La Casa Azul Bookstore and Camaradas in El Barrio.
Photos: Digital Wes - Art/Tech
Dec 06, 2012
Exploring how technology is changing art and art is changing technology, Jake Levine ’08, founder of Digital Wesleyan, with host John Borthwick ’87, turned betaworks into an art gallery on December 6. Photos by Rosa Cho ’86.
Dec 06, 2012
Sponsored by Wesleyan Alumni in Philanthropy and Public Service (WAPPS), Bay Area alumni gathered on Dec. 6 for an evening of storytelling and career-oriented give and take featuring Ayelet Waldman ’86, Gerald Richards ’90, Thy Tran ’91 and Daniel Handler ’92.
Photos: APAAC Meeting with Daphne Kwok '84
Nov 29, 2012
More than 30 alumni met with Trustee Daphne Kwok ’84 at Highland Park in New York City on Nov. 15. This event was sponsored by the Asian-American/Asian Pacific Council.
Nov 28, 2012
Images from campus, November 27, 2012. By Olivia Drake MALS ’08.
Photos: Texas Presidential Receptions
Oct 26, 2012
President Roth spoke at two Receptions in Texas in October 2012. The Houston reception was hosted by Kurt '87, P'12, P'15 and Michelle Lyn '84, P'12, P'15 at their home in Houston. The Dallas reception was hosted by Ed Heffernan '84 at Abacus Restaurant in Dallas.
Photos: Homecoming/Family Weekend 2012
Oct 20, 2012
Photos are coming in from Wesleyan University’s Homecoming/Family Weekend 2012, October 19–21 in Middletown, Connecticut. Stay tuned, there are more to come!
Photos: GOLD Happy Hour
Oct 20, 2012
Graduates of the Last Decade attended a cocktail reception on October 20, 2012 in the Wesleyan Career Center. Pianist Zach Sulsky '13 provided live entertainment.
Photos: New Impact Economy Panel
Oct 20, 2012
Panelists included Tim Freundlich ’90, Scott Donohue ’86, John Perry Barlow ’69, Corey Block ’01, Joshua Kagan ’01, Alex Rosen ’08, Sara Chieco ’94, and Shivani Siroya ’04. Hosted by The HUB San Fran and Wesleyan’s Patricelli Center. Photo credit: Kara Brodgesell ’07
Photos: The Future of Social Innovation
Oct 10, 2012
Wesleyan alumni and parents gathered at Open Society Foundations in NYC on Oct. 10, 2012 for a panel moderated by President Michael S. Roth ’78 featuring social entrepreneurs Shawn Dove ’84, Sasha Chanoff ’94, Jessica Posner ’09, and Kennedy Odede ’12.
Photos: Chicago Welcome to the City
Sep 20, 2012
Alumni around the world gathered for “Welcome to the City” events throughout September where they met local Wesleyan friends and welcomed their newest graduates. Chicago’s party was held at a Marbles Brain Game store owned and operated by Lindsay Gaskins ’99.
Photos: Fairfield Presidential Reception
Sep 13, 2012
Alumni and parents attended a Presidential Reception on Sept. 13, 2012. The reception was hosted by Michael Klingher '78, P'12, P'15 and Lindsay Schine P'12, P'15 at their home in Weston, Conn.
Photos: Arrival Day and Wes-HAUL
Aug 29, 2012
Approximately 750 new students moved into their student residences at Wesleyan University. Special thanks to alumni, faculty, and staff who helped welcome our future alumni!
Photos: Beijing Summer Sendoff
Aug 19, 2012
Tomer Rothschild '94 hosted the Beijing Summer Sendoff on Aug. 19, 2012. Summer Sendoffs are hosted by alumni or parents, and provide an opportunity to meet others new to Wesleyan, as well as current students and their families, alumni and friends of Wesleyan.
Photos: 3rd Annual Digital Wesleyan Gathering
Jun 27, 2012
Alumni, parents and friends enjoyed each other’s company and spectacular views from the rooftop of host, ZelnickMedia, at Digital Wesleyan’s 3rd Annual NYC gathering on June 27.
Photos: David Schorr's APOTHECARY
Jun 06, 2012
Wesleyan came together for an evening of art at the Mary Ryan Gallery to celebrate Professor David Schorr’s latest exhibit, APOTHECARY (storehouse).
Photos: GOLD Parties 2012
Apr 05, 2012
Graduates of the Last Decade (GOLD) attended parties in NYC, Boston, Washington DC, LA, San Francisco, Chicago, Houston, Seattle, Ann Arbor/Detroit, and at Wesleyan University.
Photos: Alumni Back-to-School
Mar 30, 2012
This program gives alumni an opportunity to experience the day in the life of a current Wesleyan student by shadowing them for the day.
Photos: GOLD Art Exhibition
Mar 08, 2012
Wesleyan Community gathered for the first ever Graduates of the Last Decade (GOLD) Art Exhibition curated by Joe McElligott '06 and Pia Silva '06 in NYC.
Photos: Career Forum
Feb 25, 2012
A day-long forum in honor of the new Career Center, featured a keynote talk by Stephen Friedman ’91, 9 industry-specific panels, and a networking reception for students and alumni.
Photos: Wesleyan Wrestling Weekend
Feb 24, 2012
After a dinner with wrestling alumni, Head Coach Drew Black and Assistant Coach Dan Bloom ’10 led Wesleyan to its second New England Division III Wrestling Championship.
Photos: 41 Wyllys Avenue Opening Celebration
Feb 24, 2012
The Wesleyan community celebrated the grand opening of 41 Wyllys Avenue, the new home of the College of Letters, Art History Program and the Wesleyan Career Center.
Photos: 5th and 10th Reunion Gathering
Feb 17, 2012
Strauss Zelnick '79 and Wendy Belzberg opened the doors of their NYC apartment to Wesleyan GOLD alumni to celebrate this year's 5th (2007) and 10th (2002) Reunion classes.
Photos: Lunar New Year
Jan 18, 2012
Wesleyan University's Asian-American/Asian Pacific Alumni Council (APAAC) celebrated the annual Lunar New Year on Jan. 18, 2012 at Chef Yu Restaurant in Manhattan, N.Y.
Photos: Brooklyn Presidential Reception
Oct 12, 2011
Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM). With thanks to Amy Schulman ’82, P’11, Michael Klingher ’78, P’13, P’15, Lindsay Schine P’13, P’15, and John ’80, P’15 and Eva Usdan P’15.