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Christopher Weaver MALS ’75 CAS ’76, a video game pioneer Christopher Weaver MALS ’75 CAS ’76, a video game pioneer

Jul 30, 2014

We speak with Christopher Weaver MALS '75 CAS '76, who created the physics sports simulation that Madden is based on. He went on to pioneer games like The Elder Scrolls, and in general, the open-world game industry. #THISISWHY

William Foster III MALS ’86 turns passion into purpose with comics William Foster III MALS ’86 turns passion into purpose with comics

Jul 29, 2014

Since he was young William Foster III MALS ’86 loved comic books though they rarely featured black characters. As an adult, he sought to rectify that. #THISISWHY

Zak Penn ’90 and Alex Kurtzman ’95 reboot classics Zak Penn ’90 and Alex Kurtzman ’95 reboot classics

Jul 28, 2014

Wesleyan screenwriters to reboot classics: Zak Penn '90 works on Ready Player One while Alex Kurtzman '95 to rewrite classic monster films.

Carter ’88 transforms community through new nonprofit Carter ’88 transforms community through new nonprofit

Jul 24, 2014

Majora Carter '88 recently founded a nonprofit that seeks to transform low-income communities through local opportunities.

Danaparamita ’13 works on Dalip Singh Saund documentary Danaparamita ’13 works on Dalip Singh Saund documentary

Jul 23, 2014

Aria (Mita) Danaparamita '13 furthers her academic interests in immigrant politics and postcolonial theory with a film on Dalip Singh Saund, the first Asian-American elected to the U.S. Congress. #THISISWHY

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Alumni Calendar

Showing: 7/31/2014 to 8/31/2014. See all Alumni events…

Sunday, June 01, 2014

Summer Sendoffs 2014 Summer Sendoffs 2014

Meet and welcome our newest students and their families at a city near you.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

San Francisco:  Digital Wes(t):  Design + Tech San Francisco: Digital Wes(t): Design + Tech

Digital Wes(t) will host an evening of networking and discussion with Wes alumni in design and new product development. Learn more

Friday, August 01, 2014

New York:  NESCAC Young Alumni Boat Cruise New York: NESCAC Young Alumni Boat Cruise

Two days until the 3rd annual New York NESCAC Boat Cruise launches.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Portland: NESCAC Young Alumni Boat Cruise Portland: NESCAC Young Alumni Boat Cruise

Two more weeks until the NESCAC Boat Cruise launches from Portland. Coordinated by Bowdoin.

Baltic Marvels: Copenhagen to Stockholm Baltic Marvels: Copenhagen to Stockholm

Marvel at the storybook settings, deep-rooted history and canal-laced capitals of the Baltic as you sail from Copenhagen to Stockholm. From $2,699 per person, double occupancy (Airfare included).  Read more

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Storytelling Project

Storytelling: Jaron Argiz ’01, Aaron Frank ’01 and Claire Frank ’01 Storytelling: Jaron Argiz ’01, Aaron Frank ’01 and Claire Frank ’01

Jul 28, 2014

The Storytelling Project returns with Jaron Argiz ’01, Aaron Frank ’01 and Claire Frank ’01 in conversation. They remember the New Group and a song that stayed with them through years of friendship.

Storytelling: Midge Carroll ’14 and Simone Hyman ’15 (clip) Storytelling: Midge Carroll ’14 and Simone Hyman ’15 (clip)

Apr 29, 2014

Midge Carroll '14 and Simone Hyman '15 bonded over the shared agony of organic chem: "They already had a study group called The Org-gy...it's like orgy and orgo rolled into one."

Storytelling: Taylor Matthew ’17 and Megan Norris ’83 (clip) Storytelling: Taylor Matthew ’17 and Megan Norris ’83 (clip)

Apr 15, 2014

In this clip, Taylor Matthew ’17 talks with her mother Megan Norris ’83 P’17 about the Fight Song, annual Reunions, and knowing where the pink elephant is. #THISISWHY

Storytelling: Xiomara Lorenzo ’05 (clip) Storytelling: Xiomara Lorenzo ’05 (clip)

Apr 01, 2014

"Still feels like a rare breed - the Wesleyan MBA," says Xiomara Lorenzo, commenting on the transition from Wesleyan into the workforce.

Storytelling: Gary Mezzi ’83 and Rick Velleu ’83 (clip) Storytelling: Gary Mezzi ’83 and Rick Velleu ’83 (clip)

Mar 25, 2014

Gary Mezzi '83 and Rick Velleu '83 reminisce about the music scene at Wes - and in particular, their punk new wave-of-the-day band "Dr. Mezzi Fights Infection."

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