Born during the tumultuous Civil Rights era, Ethos is a source of inspiration, support, and comfort for black students on campus. As Ethos turns 50, its former leaders reflect on what the organization meant to them.More
As these students’ stories attest, a diversity of paths leads to Wellesley—a grandmother’s memory, a website visit, a college-fair encounter, a high-school counselor’s advice, an alumna’s encouragement, even a simple Google search.More
I wasn’t actually able to get out on the Strip until after 2 a.m. It was chaos initially. Most people on the streets around the Mandalay Bay were eventually barricaded into the casinos. Nothing prepares you to interview people in a situation like this.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.