December 6, 2013
In a keynote address at Kennesaw State University (Georgia) last month, titled “On Teaching Conservatism,” Jonathan Imber spoke about the importance of respect for conservative ideals in the academic community.
December 5, 2013
Congratulations to the 2013-2014 Jerome A. Schiff Fellows. Seventeen senior honors thesis students have recieved generous merit awards from the Jerome A. Schiff Charitable Trust this year.
December 4, 2013
Kate Corcoran '15 (left) has won a prestigious Greater Research Opportunities fellowship from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, which supports education and internships in pursuit of a career in environmental studies
December 3, 2013
From hands-on service to generous financial donations, Wellesley supports the notion of giving of oneself to serve a meaningful cause, today—Giving Tuesday—or any day!
December 2, 2013
This poem from Professor Marjorie Agosin's book Dear Anne Frank is just one of the poet's works that deal with trauma, dislocation, and other issues of refugees. Her sensitive writing has earned her the Dr. Fritz Redlich Global Mental Health and Human Rights Award.
November 27, 2013
Even as November winds pull the last leaves from the trees, a calm falls over campus while students take a break before December’s acceleration to the end of Fall semester, and we take a moment to wish you all a happy Thanksgiving.
November 26, 2013
Earlier this month, Typhoon Haiyan slammed into the Philippines devastating the central region of Visayas. Members of the Wellesley College community, led by Club Filipina, have been organizing efforts to raise awareness about, and support, those affected.
November 25, 2013
Alia Gurtov '07 is one of six members of an all-female team excavating a newly discovered cave in South Africa. They have so far unearthed an amazing 1,000 fossils—with the prospect of many more—that promise to illuminate the history of early humankind.
November 22, 2013
Fifty years after President John F. Kennedy’s assassination, a fascination with the man remains -- along with questions about what happened and what could have been. Wellesley voices add to reflections in the media.