Alumnae Spotlights

Alumna Spotlight

The Classical Studies Alumna Spotlight series features alumnae of the Department of Classical Studies who have gone on to do all kinds of different work in their lives, from the classical to the medical to the legal to the ______, a blank you can fill with many different rewarding careers.  We’ve asked that the Alumna to be Spotlighted write a little bit about Classics and the course of her career.  

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 Michelle Kim '03

"The first major shift in my worldview happened at Wellesley."
 

 

Marlena Whiting' 05

When the going gets tough, I remind myself, “I went to Wellesley. I can do anything".


 

 

Emily Glatter '09

"One can easily demonstrate that a degree in a Classical language is so varied that it lends itself to almost any industry and any challenge."

Mamie Bowers '81 P'17

"...the best part about my studying Latin and the ancient world is that I have passed it on to my daughter. Now the two of us have our passion for ancient culture to share."

Lynn LiCalsi '81

"I never planned to grow up and become a Latin teacher, but it has been a joy thinking about Latin each day and I cannot imagine a better way to spend my life."

Kristina Bracero '14

"I am in the process of further focusing my academic interests while exploring all Istanbul has to offer...and having a wonderful time doing so!

Angela (Barry) Webster '00

"One can easily demonstrate that a degree in a Classical language is so varied that it lends itself to almost any industry and any challenge."