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JEWETT CENTER FOR COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS CELEBRATED

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On Feb. 26, Wesleyan honored Ellen Jewett ’81, P’17, a former trustee and incoming co-chair of the Patricelli Center for Social Entrepreneurship, for her many years of service to the university with the naming of the Jewett Center for Community Partnerships (JCCP) during a ribbon-cutting ceremony outside of the center, located on the third floor…

$20 MILLION GOFT RECOGNIZED WITH NAMIING OF BOGER HALL

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In late January, President Michael S. Roth ’78 announced a $20 million gift from outgoing Board of Trustees Chair Dr. Joshua ’73, P’06, P’09 and Dr. Amy Boger P’06, P’09 to the university’s THIS IS WHY fundraising campaign. In recognition of the Boger family’s generosity and leadership, the building located at 41 Wyllys Avenue on…

MESSAGE FROM THE CHAIR: REFLECTING ON THE PAST TWO YEARS

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As my term as chair of the Wesleyan Alumni Association draws to a conclusion, I’ve been thinking a lot about the past two years and all of the wonderful alumni I’ve had an opportunity to meet—both on campus and off. My passion—and the overarching goal of the Alumni Association—has always been to help connect alumni…

WESLEYAN ON BROADWAY FOR HAMILTON

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It might’ve been cold and wet outside, but the stars were shining brightly inside the Richard Rodgers Theatre in New York on October 2 as Wesleyan hosted a sold-out benefit performance of the hottest show in town: Hamilton. Written by and starring Lin-Manuel Miranda ’02 and directed by Thomas Kail ’99, Hamilton marks Miranda and…

DWIGHT . GREENE SYMPOSIUM FEATURES HEADS OF PLAYERS ASSOCIATIONS

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At this year’s Dwight L. Greene Symposium, Michele Roberts ’77, executive director of the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA)—the first woman to head a major professional sports union—and DeMaurice Smith, executive director of the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA), offered lively commentary on the challenges and rewards of their positions. The two joined moderator…

FOUNDERS CREW ’66: STILL A NEW ENGLAND MAINSTAY

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Boston Globe correspondent Bob Ryan celebrated the friendship and dedication of a group of Wesleyan alumni from ’67 and ’68 in a popular Oct. 10 article, “These Wesleyan alumni still rowing after all these years.” Dubbed “The Founders Crew from 1966,” the Wesleyan athletes rowed this year in the Head of the Charles Alumni Eight…

MESSAGE FROM THE CHAIR: WESCONNECTING, FACE TO FACE

DK

I’m often asked the question, “What’s the best way to connect with fellow alumni in my area?” I can point to numerous ways alumni can “connect”—LinkedIn, Facebook, the alumni app—but usually alumni are looking to meet face-to-face. We can help there, too! Wesleyan alumni gatherings—both large and small—occur all the time, sometimes organically. Oftentimes, however,…

HOMECOMING/FAMILY WEEKEND: CELEBRATING SUCCESS

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Wesleyan celebrated success at Homecoming/Family Weeekend. Eudice Chong ’18 was honored as the winner of the 2015 NCAA Women’s Tennis Singles; the Wesleyan Baseball team as the 2015 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) champions, and Men’s Basketball as the 2014–15 NESCAC champions. Athletic Director Mike Whalen ’83 (below, right) says, “The half-time presentation…