New seedlings are getting ready for new students. During orientation, new students are invited to the Greenhouse to select a free houseplant of their own.


potted plants


  • Courtney Coile headshot

    USA Today Q&A with Wellesley's Courtney Coile

    Professor of Economics Courtney Coile weighed in on how to strengthen Social Security in a recent USA Today feature.

    July 29, 2014
  • Alexandra Day '15 at CERN

    Student Summer Project: Alexandra Day '15

    For Albright Institute fellow Alexandra Day '15, a summer internship at CERN blends her passions for physics and global affairs.

    July 28, 2014
  • Burns and 5 students in green shirts hold excavation tools

    Wellesley Prof and Scholars Excavate in Greece

    Associate Professor of Classical Studies Bryan Burns is a co-director of an organization leading fieldwork in an area of Greece believed to be one of the earliest inhabited regions in ancient times. Three Wellesley students and two alums joined Burns at the dig this summer.

    July 25, 2014
  • Jocelyn Benson '99 headshot

    Jocelyn Benson '99 Named Dean of Wayne Law

    With her appointment to head up Wayne State University Law School, Wellesley alum Jocelyn Benson '99 becomes the youngest woman to lead an American law school.

    July 23, 2014