Madhur is a sophomore from Pune, India. Although still unsure of what she wants to major in, she is very interested in the History and Art Departments as well as the Russian Area Studies at Wellesley. In her spare time, she enjoys long naps, good conversations, and reading. She is very excited for her first semester working at the Suzy Newhouse Center!
Abby is a first-year from New Jersey. She has no idea what she wants to major in, but figures that’s okay. She can be found sleeping all over the public spaces on campus or reading a book while trying make a fork land in her mouth. She likes reading, anime, traveling, and dying her hair. She’s excited to work at the Newhouse Center!
Margaux is a sophomore from Los Gatos, California. She is a Medieval and Renaissance Studies major looking to specialize in English literature. Outside of school, she also enjoys playing and listening to classical music.
Matilda Berke, a first-year from Los Angeles, is the founder/editor-in-chief of the Wellesley Business Review, a classical pianist, and a published author planning to double major in English and International Relations-Economics. She's passionate about ethical finance, creative expression, and global human rights; after she graduates from Wellesley, she hopes to pursue a joint JD/MBA and help shape global financial markets. At the Newhouse Center, she's currently researching the use of Afro-Caribbean symbols in Latin American literature with Professor Rosemary Feal.
Soomin is a sophomore from New Jersey majoring in Media Arts and Sciences. She is a fan of fish and interested in learning more about the vast applications of art and the experiences they generate. She is excited to be working at the Newhouse Center, where the humanities & arts are celebrated and given spaces to deepen and broaden!
Samantha is a first-year student from Hong Kong. She hasn't really decided on what she wants to major in yet, but she's extremely interested in anything related to political science and economics. She is thrilled to be working at the Newhouse Center!
A long way from home, Aditi is a sophomore from Singapore. Passionate about biological engineering and economics, she is fascinated by the role of finance in transforming the field of medicine. Outside the classroom Aditi loves pottery, doodling and meditating. As a member of the center, she hopes to be a part of the discussion and cultivation of art, culture and humanities on campus.
Michela is a first-year from Glastonbury, Connecticut. She is passionate about history, literature, and all the humanities and has a hard decision ahead of her as to her major. Moreover, she must decide what era in history she would like to study in depth (though she’s fond of so many of them). She also loves the French language and hopes to live at French House and study in Aix. The Newhouse Center’s dedication to the humanities and to fostering multi-cultural dialogue is what drew her to it, and she is ecstatic to be a part of the team!