More than 30,000 Wesleyan alumni live throughout the United States and across the world.  And they are all Cardinals for life.  The Wesleyan Alumni Network is a vibrant community offering lifelong opportunities for alumni to stay connected with each other and the University.  You are invited to explore them all and find out which ones work best for you!

Reunion & Commencement 2017

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Jul 20

NYC NESCAC Young Alumni Boat Cruise

Enjoy complimentary appetizers along with a cash bar at this NESCAC happy hour in Minneapolis at Town Hall Brewery, 6:30-8:30pm! Register on Colby's website now. Questions? Contact Jenna Star '15 in University Relations.

Minneapolis, MN, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Jul 30

Winslow Homer Exhibit with Special Talk by Professor Andrew Szegedy-Maszak

A special brunch celebrating the exhibition opening at the Mattatuck Museum. 

Waterbury, CT, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Aug 26

Cocktails...and a Film Fest!

Rub elbows with filmmakers and film fans at Stonecutter Spirits to celebrate the Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival!

Middlebury, VT, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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Roberts ’77 Makes AdWeek’s “Most Powerful Women In Sports” List

Adweek named Michele A. Roberts ’77, executive director—and first female leader—of the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA), to its “30 Most Powerful Women in Sports” list, which features outstanding executives, athletes and journalists, among others.

Riker ’14 Presents Musical Comedy at Summerfest

Composer and musician Simon Riker ’14 presented the original musical comedy Me Prometheus: Caveman Love Story at this year’s NY Summerfest Theatre Festival over the weekend. Conceived by Riker in 2010 and written in collaboration with friend Emerson Sieverts, the absurd full-length show about the prehistoric discovery of fire was produced first at Wesleyan and again at William and Mary.

Oppenheim ’02 Urges Cooperation, Preparation for Pandemic Threats

Ben Oppenheim ’02, a consulting scientist with Metabiota, a start-up focusing on epidemiological modeling and epidemic risk preparedness, was recently invited to participate in a workshop at the National Academy of Medicine. As a result, Oppenheim and his colleagues wrote an article published in Lancet Global Health titled “Financing of International Collective Action for Epidemic and Pandemic Preparedness,” based on these meetings.

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