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Wesconnect’s Greatest in Entertainment

Wesconnect’s Greatest in Entertainment

10/22: Wesconnect's Greatest Hits in Entertainment: Carter Bays '97 and Craig Thomas '97 (How I Met Your Mother), Matthew Weiner '87 (Mad Men), D.B. Weiss '93 (Game of Thrones) and the Emmys 2014.

How we became Cardinals (and donned the red and black)

How we became Cardinals (and donned the red and black)

10/21: Once upon a time, we were mysterious lavender ministers. Herbert L. Connelly, Class of 1909, tells the tale of how we became Cardinals (and donned the Red and Black). #THISISWHY

Bissell ’05 animates MLK’s Dream

Bissell ’05 animates MLK’s Dream

10/21: Watch "Freedom's Ring," a multimedia experience of MLK's "I Have A Dream" speech, created by Evan Bissell '05. First published on the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. #THISISWHY

Rosenthal: Seeger didn’t want to sing to, but with people

Rosenthal: Seeger didn’t want to sing to, but with people

10/20: "He lived very humbly." Professor Rob Rosenthal remembers and honors his friend, the legendary folk singer Pete Seeger, who died on Jan. 27, 2014. #THISISWHY

Yoshida ’13 wins Regional Emmy with team

Yoshida ’13 wins Regional Emmy with team

10/15: Michael Yoshida '13 won a Regional Emmy with his WDAZ team for their coverage of "The Search for Anthony." #THISISWHY

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Upcoming Events

San Francisco Admission Reception Fall 2014

San Francisco Admission Reception Fall 2014

10/25: Please join Wesleyan in San Francisco for an admission reception to share your Wesleyan experience with prospective students and families. See who’s coming…

Cleveland Dinner Gathering Fall 2014

Cleveland Dinner Gathering Fall 2014

10/25: Join Cardinals in Cleveland for dinner and discussion at the Saffron-Patch.

How to Destroy Higher Education: A Conversation in L.A.

How to Destroy Higher Education: A Conversation in L.A.

10/29: Join us for a lively and provocative conversation about threats facing higher education, with Wesleyan President Michael S. Roth ’78, author of Beyond the University, Emmy-Award winning actress Dana Delany '78 and .creator and executive producer of Mad Men Matthew Weiner '87, P'18.  #THISISWHY  Learn More!

Love and Treasure Reading

Love and Treasure Reading

10/29: Celebrated author Ayelet Waldman '89 reads from her new novel, Love and Treasure, at New York's Jewish Museum. Photo credit Deborah Copaken Kogan. Read more

The Punk Singer

The Punk Singer

10/30: The Punk Singer, a documentary on activist and musician Kathleen Hanna, will be screened on campus followed by a panel with NYU professor Tavia Nyong’o ’95 and director Sini Anderson. Learn more

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Storytelling Project

Storytelling Project: Sam Paik ’90 and Ellen Paik ’16 Storytelling Project: Sam Paik ’90 and Ellen Paik ’16

Oct 21, 2014

"Whenever I go to the Freeman Athletic Center I always see your photo up on the wall." Ellen Paik ’16 talks with father Sam Paik ’90 about their shared Wesleyan experience.

Storytelling: Julia Mark ’13 & Charlie Mark P’13 Storytelling: Julia Mark ’13 & Charlie Mark P’13

Oct 14, 2014

Julia Mark ’13 reflects with her father Charlie Mark P’13 on generations of students living on campus and calling its buildings home.

Interview with Alexander Chee ’89 Interview with Alexander Chee ’89

Oct 07, 2014

We interview Alexander Chee '89 about his time at Wesleyan and the impact it had on his career as a writer. #THISISWHY

Storytelling: Caroline Wilkins ’85 Storytelling: Caroline Wilkins ’85

Sep 16, 2014

Did a professor play a pivotal role in your life? Caroline Wilkins '85 remembers her thesis advisor, Dick Ohmann. They still keep in touch today.

Storytelling: Amanda Marks ’88 & Sarah Madsen Hardy ’88 Storytelling: Amanda Marks ’88 & Sarah Madsen Hardy ’88

Sep 03, 2014

How did you meet your best friend at Wesleyan? An unusual housing request brought Amanda Marks ’88 and Sarah Madsen Hardy ’88 together. #THISISWHY

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