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Monthly Archive for October, 2013

Registration is now open for Winter Session courses at Wesleyan.  Please note that enrollment is “First-Come, First-Served” and spaces are already being filled. Winter Session course descriptions: http://www.wesleyan.edu/wintersession/courses.html Registration form: http://www.wesleyan.edu/wintersession/2014-wintersession-regform.pdf For complete information about Winter at Wesleyan including Winter Session courses, the Fullbridge Internship Edge, and the workshops and events offered by the Career […]

Dear Sophomores, I hope that you’re all enjoying your sophomore year at Wes!  American Studies is holding an Open House for sophomores this Tuesday, October 29, noon-12:50, Center for the Americas.  If you are interested in finding out more about the American Studies adventure, please come!   I recently wrote a “love letter” to the field […]

American studies analyzes what America was, is, and could be in the world within and beyond U.S. borders.  Here are three reasons (among many) why it has turned me on for life. KNOWLEDGE WITHOUT BORDERS:  In Moby-Dick (1850) Herman Melville insists:  “Nothing exists in itself.” American studies insists:  no discipline—English, history, art history, film, music, […]

Are you interested in the politics surrounding the Affordable Care Act? Want to know more about how it’s being covered in the media? Looking to get involved in faculty research at Wesleyan? The Wesleyan Media Project and Professor Erika Franklin Fowler are seeking interested students for a short-term project related to the implementation of the […]

A note from Jalen Alexander ’14: For the past two years I have served as the student representative on the MLK Celebration Committee. We plan an annual campus-wide day of programs and workshops, concluding with a Keynote address in Memorial Chapel, commemorating the life of Martin Luther King Jr., including his multiple visits to Wesleyan’s […]

Between October 10 and November 11, major departments and programs across campus will be holding open house information sessions for sophomores who wish to find out more about requirements for declaring or completing a major. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to get your questions answered by the experts! Major Department and Program Open House […]

The Institute prepares high-achieving African American men to be leaders of great character who make significant contributions to their communities, our country, and the world. The intensive two-summer program includes: High-level paid internships Rigorous academic coursework Comprehensive leadership and professional development workshops Private briefings with influential leaders Housing provided by the Institute Service as teachers […]

Are you a first-year or transfer student and having trouble adjusting to life at Wesleyan? Maybe you haven’t formed a solid friend group yet, or maybe you’re not into the drinking scene? If you would like to meet students who are having the same experience, get support, advice, and maybe make some lasting connections — […]

The College of Letters cordially invites you to attend an Open House reception, which will be held on Wednesday, October 16 at 4:15 p.m. in the College of Letters Library, 41 Wyllys Ave.  I will speak briefly about the Program and a number of COL students and faculty will be on hand to answer questions. […]

Meets: Tuesdays,  7:30pm Location: Solarium (Room 201) (2nd fl., Davison Health Center) Intended to create a network of support for those who have experienced the death of a loved one. Please feel free to come and leave when it is convenient for you. For more information, please contact: Sarah Lerman-Shinkoff slermansinko@wesleyan.edu, Jasmine Masand jmasand@wesleyan.edu (774.270.2043), […]