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Feb 7

Wesleyan AOC Annual Celebration

Come network with fellow peers as we celebrate the​ Lunar New Year and Black History Month!  

Washington, DC, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Feb 21

NESCAC NYC Young Alumni Happy Hour 2019

Enjoy special drink prices at this casual social gathering.

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

Mar 23

2019 Wesleyan Night with the Manchester Monarchs

Enjoy complimentary tickets and light refreshments at the Manchester Monarchs ice hockey game.

Manchester, NH, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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Scott ’76 Reflects: On Being Black and Female in Late 1970s TV Journalism

The Wesleyan magazine issue on the future of journalism (2018, issue 2) prompted Adrienne Scott ’76 to write a letter to the editor, recalling a high point in her early career in journalism: when legendary boxing champion Muhammad Ali granted her an exclusive interview. 

Southwest Airlines Founder Kelleher ’53, Hon. ’90, Remembered for Reshaping Industry

“Herb Kelleher, who turned conventional airline industry wisdom on its head by combining low fares with high standards of customer service to build Southwest Airlines into one of the nation’s most successful and admired companies, died on Thursday. He was 87,” wrote Glenn Rifkin in The New York Times.

Alumni, Family Members Gather for Hamilton Performance in Hartford

On Dec. 18, approximately 100 Wesleyan alumni and family members as well as staff gathered at The Bushnell in Hartford to celebrate the Connecticut debut of Hamilton: An American Musical, the Tony Award-winning musical created by Lin-Manuel Miranda ’02 and directed by Thomas Kail ’99.
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