In the News
Politico Magazine Runs Wellesley Professor’s Op-Ed on Controversial Production of “Julius Caesar”Friday, June 23, 2017
Wellesley English Professor Yu Jin Ko discussed the controversial Public Theater version of Julius Caesar in Politico.
Wellesley Faculty Engages Community in Discussions on Immigration and PoliticsThursday, March 9, 2017
Faculty from a variety of departments address current events and the political climate in discussions with the Wellesley community.
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Art Critic Shares Insights About WritingTuesday, December 20, 2016
This semester, art critic Sebastian Smee shared his expertise with students in the Robert Garis Seminar, and he spoke to the larger campus community recently in Collins Cinema.
Wellesley Hosts Symposium on Graphic Design in the Digital FutureFriday, September 16, 2016
On Saturday, the College hosted a day-long symposium where Wellesley faculty and other experts discussed how design principles used in Renaissance books can be applied in the digital age.
Aspiring Children’s Book Editor Gets Dream Internship (and Dream Job)Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Maya Marlette ’16, an aspiring children’s book editor, interned at Scholastic in New York City this summer thanks to a grant from We Need Diverse Books.
Wellesley Professor Encourages Summer Campers’ Love of ReadingTuesday, August 16, 2016
Professor Susan Lynn Meyer spoke at Maine’s Camp Runoia in late July on behalf of Bunk Reads, a new program that encourages kids to read all summer long.
Amy Yee '96 Wins Third United Nations Correspondents Association AwardTuesday, February 2, 2016
Amy Yee '96 received the 2015 silver medal for The Prince Albert II of Monaco and United Nations Correspondents Association (UNCA) Global Prize for coverage of Climate Change. This is her third UNCA award.
Professor’s Book Recognized for Teaching Children Important Multicultural LessonsFriday, January 15, 2016
A children’s book by Susan Lynn Meyer, professor of English, has received several awards and award nominations, and has had an impact in libraries and classrooms across the country.
Alumnae Discuss Creative Writing Careers With StudentsThursday, December 10, 2015
Kate Erickson '05 and Langan Kingsley '08, both professionals in the creative entertainment field, joined Broti Gupta '16 for a panel discussion aimed at students hoping to pursue a career in creative writing after graduation.
Kate Bussert ’16, a Rising Senior, Is Also a Rising DirectorTuesday, August 11, 2015
Kate Bussert ’16 planned to focus on English literature and her senior thesis when she studied abroad last year, she ended up directing an award-winning play and founding a production company as well.
Famed Stories for Youngsters Emerged from Wellesley's HallsMonday, December 15, 2014
What do Nancy Drew and The Pushcart War have in common? Wellesley College! And significant anniversaries tied to 2014.
Actors From the London Stage Bring "Much Ado" to WellesleyThursday, October 9, 2014
In the renowned troupe's ninth visit to Wellesley, Actors From the London Stage present three free public performances of Shakespeare's comedy, and work with students in classes and workshops during the week.
Meet This Year's Malone Prize WinnersWednesday, October 8, 2014
Zoe Peeler '17, Erin Altenhof-Long '16, and Katherine Tran '15 have received the prestigious award established by Claudine Malone '63 and named in honor of her mother, Katharine, to recognize high academic and service achievement.
Celebration of Faculty ScholarshipThursday, September 18, 2014
On September 16, Wellesley community members were treated to an array of intellectual and artistic output that, while presented in a simple format, was stunning in its depth, breadth, and variety.
Wendy Chen '14 Wins Most Promising Young Poet AwardThursday, September 4, 2014
Wendy Chen '14 was awarded the Academy of American Poets' first Aliki Perrotti and Seth Frank Most Promising Young Poet Award for her poem, They Sail Across the Mirrored Sea.