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David Knapp ’49: Outed, ousted & fulfilled David Knapp ’49: Outed, ousted & fulfilled

Aug 27, 2014

David Knapp ’49, who was expelled from the Boy Scouts after coming out of the closet in his middle age, finds fulfillment with his second career in LGBT activism. #THISISWHY

Jim Kates ’67 shares essays on Freedom Summer Jim Kates ’67 shares essays on Freedom Summer

Aug 27, 2014

Read an essay by Jim Kates '67 on his experience volunteering during Freedom Summer. Read part one of the series this week. #THISISWHY

Wesleyan at the Emmys Wesleyan at the Emmys

Aug 26, 2014

How did the Cardinals do at the Emmys on Monday night?

Alex Kotlowitz ’77 reviews sociologist’s debut Alex Kotlowitz ’77 reviews sociologist’s debut

Aug 26, 2014

In his review of On the Run by Alice Goffman, Alex Kotlowitz '77 asks: "How do we emerge from the wreckage left by a public policy that posited young black men as the enemy?"

Toronto’s cultural highlights, from Lasky ’82 Toronto’s cultural highlights, from Lasky ’82

Aug 20, 2014

The latest piece in the NYT interactive series on creative urban neighborhoods: the cultural highlights of downtown Toronto, by Julie Lasky '82.

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Alumni Calendar

Showing: 8/28/2014 to 9/28/2014. See all Alumni events…

Saturday, September 06, 2014

WesHack 2014 WesHack 2014

WesHack returns. Pick your track: a one-day tech bootcamp or a 48-hour hackathon.

Monday, September 08, 2014

Football Preview Reception Football Preview Reception

Attend the NYC Football Kickoff Reception with Mike Whalen '83 as he outlines the Cardinal's gameplan for 2014.

Thursday, September 11, 2014

How to Destroy Higher Education: A Conversation in Chicago How to Destroy Higher Education: A Conversation in Chicago

Join us in Chicago where NBC correspondent John Yang '80, author Alex Kotlowitz '77 and President Roth '78 talk about threats to higher education.
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Friday, September 12, 2014

Football Kickoff Golf Classic 2014 Football Kickoff Golf Classic 2014

Play golf, sponsor football, dine with the Cardinals or bid at the silent auction at the annual Kickoff Golf Classic.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Welcome to the City 2014 Welcome to the City 2014

Welcome to the City is back! Cardinals welcome recent graduates to their new homes at happy hours around the world.

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Storytelling Project

Storytelling: Miguel Guadalupe ’98 and Maria Santana Guadalupe ’98 Storytelling: Miguel Guadalupe ’98 and Maria Santana Guadalupe ’98

Aug 26, 2014

Cardinals nest for life: Miguel Guadalupe ’98 and Maria Santana Guadalupe ’98 tell the story of how they met—through a mutual love of dance. (Happy anniversary you two!)

Storytelling: Marie-Carole Desrosiers ’83 and Marva Angel ’83 Storytelling: Marie-Carole Desrosiers ’83 and Marva Angel ’83

Aug 20, 2014

Marie-Carole Desrosiers ’83 and Marva Angel ’83 recall a very different sociopolitical climate in Connecticut, and how the Wesleyan community, led by President Colin Campbell, banded together when the lives of black students were threatened. #THISISWHY

Storytelling: Kate Nattrass ’03 and Andrea McCoy ’03 Storytelling: Kate Nattrass ’03 and Andrea McCoy ’03

Aug 12, 2014

This week, we hear Kate Nattrass '03 and Andrea McCoy '03 in conversation about their first days as roommates and how they handled each other's opposing political views. #THISISWHY

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."

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