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SAT mind-numbing, stress-inducing torture ritual, says Boylan ’80
Mar 11, 2014
The only way to measure a student’s potential, Jennifer Finney Boylan '80 says, is to "look at the complex portrait of their lives." #THISISWHY
Richter ’74 reports on anti-gay law in Uganda
Sharing stories from her Global Justice Fellowship, Ruthann Richter '74 reports on the cruel effects of antigay law in Uganda. #THISISWHY
Bear Hands’ Dylan Rau ’07 talks dark subject matter, surreal vindication of hard work
Dylan Rau ’07 talks about how his band Bear Hands “haven’t figured out a way to exorcise demons yet” in this interview with the Village Voice.
Web series on struggling actors by Wetherhead ’98 starts new season
Mar 05, 2014
The "humorous yet gimlet-eyed" web series by actress Kate Wetherhead '98 was profiled by the New York Times.
Kelleher ’53 solves legal battle with an arm wrestle
Mar 04, 2014
How did Herb Kelleher '53 settle a major dispute between two airlines? Read about the legendary "Malice in Dallas."
Showing: 3/12/2014 to 4/12/2014. See all Alumni events…
Monday, March 10, 2014
Cruise the Lesser Antilles
Join us for this eight-day cruise of the tropical Lesser Antilles and travel to San Juan, St. Barts, Dominica, Barbados, St. Lucia, Antigua, and Tortola. From approximately $3150 plus air. Read more
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Seattle: NESCAC Happy Hour
Wesleyan and other NESCAC schools get together for a Happy Hour at Sam's Tavern!
New York: Money and Social Change
Hear six alumni debate the merits of philanthropy, impact investing, and crowdfunding as engines of impact. Organized by Wesleyan's Patricelli Center for Social Entrepreneurship. Moderated by Sarah Williams '88. Reception to follow.
Sunday, March 16, 2014
New Orleans: Wesleyan Spirits
Join Wes alums, parents, and friends for a Spirits Concert, followed by a reception at the home of Chuck and Becky Perret.
Boston: Wesleyan Thinks Big
TED-style talks by Jon Haber '85, Juliet Schor '75, and Steve Oleskey '64 with ample time for conversation, wine, and food. Introduction by Ellen Remmer '75 P'12. Hosted by PCSE, WAPPS, and Urban Grape co-owner Hadley (Morash) Douglas '96.
Storytelling: Bill Roberts ’63 P’96 (clip)
In this clip, Bill Roberts '63 P'96 talks about a life-changing experience at the Chapel in the spring of 1962.
Storytelling: Megan Norris ’83 P’17 (clip)
In this clip, Megan Norris '83 P'17 reminisces about the funk of the marimba, Handel's Messiah, and being around people who think alike.
Storytelling: Bill ’49 P’71 and Audrey P’71 Brooks (clip)
Feb 11, 2014
“And the day Bill won the [220-yard] race, I was 8 months pregnant and very large—and I ran down the track after him,” says Audrey Brooks.
Storytelling: Bob Gallamore ’63 (clip)
Jan 28, 2014
Bob remembers Hannah Arendt, the professor who had the greatest impact on him—from her guttural, gravelly voice and melancholy eyes, to her seminar on “Eichmann in Jerusalem” at Russell House.
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