Wellesley students starred in the video portions of the Department of Italian Studies intensive online language course; Wellesley's first.


screen shot from Wellesley's Italian Online course, showing video scene


  • "tanner" and direction arrow chalked on sidewalk

    Tanner Conference Seeks Applicants

    The 2014 Tanner Conference will be held Tuesday, October 28 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:10 p.m. at Wellesley College Science Center. The deadline to apply to be a presenter at this fascinating and diverse forum for sharing off-campus learning is noon on September 9, 2014.

    August 20, 2014
  • Getty image: children sleeping in refugee center

    Wellesley Economist Offers Expert Analysis in Immigration Coverage

    Kristin Butcher ’86, Marshall I. Goldman Professor of Economics and Chair of the Economics Department spoke with the news site Wallet Hub about the possible economic implications of the estimated 74,000 migrant children to cross American borders this year.

    August 19, 2014
  • Rachel Thommen with Azorean mountains in background

    Student Summer Project: Rachel Thommen '17

    With the encouragement of Mellon Foundation Lecturer Antonio Igrejas, who taught Wellesley's first courses in Portuguese, sophomore Rachel Thommen participated in a cross-cultural program shadowing doctors on São Miguel Island in the Azores.

    August 18, 2014
  • brook under arching branch in Wellesley Botanic Garden

    Wellesley College Botanic Gardens in Metrowest Daily News

    The Wellesley College Botanic Gardens were recently showcased by the Metrowest Daily News, which called Wellesley's gardens "one of the best-kept horticultural secrets in the area."

    August 15, 2014