Visitors have one last week to view the exhibitions that attracted the largest crowd ever at a season Grand Opening at the Davis, and the busiest season in the museum's history.


crowded galleries at davis museum


  • family reads poster at Indonesia polling place

    Wellesley Professor Witnesses “World’s Largest Election”

    Associate Professor of Political Science Christopher Candland, whose research is based on comparative and quantitative studies within Southern Asia, points out the significance and magnitude of Indonesia's 2014 presidential election.

    July 10, 2014
  • Wall Street Journal photo of Twena in factory

    Hats Off to Entrepreneur Satya Twena ’05

    News and media outlets from The Wall Street Journal to College Fashionista have reported on the compelling story of a Wellesley alum who in pursuit of her passion also helped preserve a historic slice of New York City.

    July 9, 2014
  • hand holding magnifier with logo for rare book school over old book

    Faculty Win Mellon Fellowships for Scholars in Critical Bibliography

    Assistant professors Simon Grote (history) and Sarah Wall-Randell (English) will expand their expertise through courses and programs at the University of Virginia's Rare Book School.

    July 8, 2014
  • Emily Anderson headshot

    Senior Project: Emily Anderson, Linguistics

    Fascination with language and accents, plus guidance from mentor Angela Carpenter, led Emily Anderson '14 to a thesis examining the acquisition of Standard American English accents by immigrant speakers of Jamaican Patwa.

    July 7, 2014