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Jan 12

Wesleyan AOC Annual: BAC Kwanzaa Celebration

Join us for our annual Wesleyan celebration of Kwanzaa!

New York, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Jan 13

Wesleyan AOC Annual: WesLAN Three Kings Day Celebration

Come network with fellow peers as we celebrate Three Kings Day!

New York , 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Jan 17

Wesleyan AOC Annual: APAAC Lunar New Year Celebration

Come network with fellow peers as we celebrate the​ Year of the Boar! 

New York, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

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New Book by Film Historian Arnold ’91: Christmas in the Movies

Jeremy Arnold ’91, a film historian, commentator, and author, points out that “new big-screen films are not only competing with Hallmark and Lifetime but all the previous feature films that are available on home video” in his newest book, Christmas in the Movies (Turner Classic Movies and Running Press, 2018).

Vanity Fair Cover Story: “Supercalifragilistic” Miranda ’02

In a cover story for Vanity Fair, titled “The Supercalifragilistic Lin-Manuel Miranda,”  writer Bruce Handy explores both the upcoming movie, Mary Poppins Returns, as a sequel to Walt Disney’s 1964 adaption of the children’s books by P. L. Travers, and one of its stars, Lin-Manuel Miranda ’02, Hon. ’15.

Zinser ’16 Receives Prestigious Schwarzman Scholar Award

Sophie Zinser ’16, deputy director of Syria Direct in Amman, has been selected as a Schwarzman Scholar, one of the world’s most prestigious graduate fellowships, located at Schwarzman College at Tsinghua University in Beijing.
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