In her Experts blog in the Wall Street Journal, Manisha Thakor '92 points out the financial magnitude of the gender pay gap and its broader societal context, and thanks Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella for making it a hot topic this week.


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    Halloween Spirit at Wellesley

    The end of October brings spooky fun to campus, from res-hall trick or treating and cult movie screenings to "haunted" buildings and Dia de los Muertos celebrations.

    October 22, 2014
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    WCW Reviews “Get Real” Planned Parenthood Program

    A review by researchers at the Wellesley Centers for Women of the Planned Parenthood program “Get Real” shows that education and conversations can be effective in delaying sex for middle school age boys and girls.

    October 21, 2014
  • El Table blackboard: Happy 110th Birthday El Table!

    El Table Celebrates 110 Years

    Founded in 1904, El Table began as a small table by an elevator that catered to the needs of hungry students. The enterprise has since expanded into an organized student co-op, currently nestled in the basement of Founders Hall.

    October 20, 2014
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    Wellesley Athletics Hall of Fame Honors First Class of Inductees

    Ten scholar-athletes representing as many sports and four "women of inspiration" who have made remarkable contributions to athletics at Wellesley will be recognized as the Hall of Fame inducts its first class during Homecoming.

    October 17, 2014

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