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!



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Apr 6

GOLD Parties

We hope you join us for the happiest hour in Boston, Chicago, DC, Los Angeles, New Haven, New York, San Francisco and more. Please register by Thursday, March 30.

7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Apr 20

The 26th Annual Hugo L. Black Lecture on Freedom of Expression

Join Wesleyan alumni, parents, faculty and students for a lecture entitled “Writing the Truth in the Age of Trump” by Linda Greenhouse, the Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence and Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at the Yale Law School.

Memorial Chapel 221 High Street Middletown, CT, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Apr 27

Wesleyan On Broadway: Significant Other, Show & Talk Back

Significant Other makes its way to Broadway after its critically acclaimed run last year at the Roundabout Theatre Company’s Laura Pels Theater. The play co-stars Wesleyan alum, John Behlmann ’03 and is produced by fellow alum Jeffrey Richards ’69. After the show you’re invited to join Jeffrey and John for an insider’s conversation

Booth Theater 222 West 45th Street New York, NY, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

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Lonergan ’84 Wins Oscar for Manchester by the Sea

Kenneth Lonergan ’84 won the Oscar for Best Original Screenplay for Manchester by the Sea.

Shumlin ’79 Speaks to Wesleyan Community about Climate Change

On Feb. 23, Peter Shumlin ’79, who served as Governor of Vermont from 2011-2017, spoke to members of the Wesleyan community about climate change.

Bronstein ’89, Selkow ’96 join Reza Aslan for CNN Documentary Series ‘Believer’

A new CNN original series, Believer with Reza Aslan, premieres Sunday, March 5, at 10 p.m. ET. Billed as a “spiritual adventure series,” in which Aslan, acclaimed author and religious scholar, will “immerse himself in the world’s most fascinating faith-based groups to experience life as a true believer.”

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