On a recent morning, I walked into my living room at 9 a.m. as I always do, ready to start the day, only to find that my three children had already started “school” without me. My oldest child, a 9-year-old boy, had dragged a small chalkboard easel up from the basement and was demonstrating simple addition and multiplication problems to his 6-year-old brother and 4-year-old sister, who sat on little chairs behind a child-sized table. I sat down on the couch, dumbfounded.More
In July, the College’s comprehensive campaign dedicated to the Wellesley Effect surpassed its ambitious $500 million goal, the largest ever set by a women’s college, concluding a full year ahead of schedule. Meet five members of the community who are already benefiting from that success.More
On Feb. 11, Paula A. Johnson was announced as Wellesley College’s 14th president. She addressed the Wellesley community that afternoon in Alumnae Hall, and then greeted community members at a reception in the ballroom. All photos by Richard Howard.
Paula A. Johnson poses with the two student representatives on the presidential search committee, Charlotte Harris ’16 and Shivani Kuckreja ’16.