Alumnae Lives

The cover image of Listen to the Land depicts a lush Southern woodland garden with green trees, orange and blue flowers, and a small stream.
Spring 2018
New books by Wellesley authorsMore
An image of the cover of Not Elegy But Eros shows an impressionistic painting of a seaside landscape in a brilliant red sunset.
Spring 2018
Nausheen Eusuf ’02 grapples with grief in her debut collection of poems, Not Elegy, But Eros. Born and raised in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Eusuf majored in computer science at Wellesley, but is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in English at Boston University.More
A Bright IDEA
Spring 2018
The WCAA has created the Inclusion and Diversity Engaging Alums (IDEA) Working Group. This initiative is meant to be as inclusive as possible, to explore identity and intersectionality across the full alumnae body.More
Grace Toh ’83
Spring 2018
Grace Toh ’83, of Leesburg, Va., has been nominated to serve a six-year term as alumnae trustee, from 2018 to 2024.More
Maneesha Patil ’78
Spring 2018
Over the last few years, Maneesha Patil ’78 has led the charge for the WCAA to build a more diverse and inclusive board.More
Georgia Murphy Johnson ’75, president of the WCAA
Spring 2018
This is my last letter to you as president of the WCAA Board. It goes without saying that it has been an honor and a joy to be so closely involved with the world’s strongest network of women, and it is with enormous optimism for what our community can continue to do for each other and for all women that I pass the baton to my successor, Martha Goldberg Aronson ’89.More
Illustration of person on a laptop doing social media stuff.
Spring 2018
Career Education’s first-of-its-kind new website offers students and alumnae help tailored to their specific needs.More
An abandoned boot on the Las Vegas Strip after the October 2017 shooting.
Spring 2018
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
Past presidents and a founder of Ethos: Dominique Hazzard '12, Shukri Abdi '01, Debby Saintil Previna '96, Alyce Jones Lee '81, Jill Willis '73, and Francille Rusan Wilson '69.
Spring 2018
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
A photo of Charlotte Kiang '13 standing in the European Astronaut Centre in Germany
Spring 2018
To say that Charlotte Kiang ’13 never expected to be sitting in Mission Control at SpaceX commanding a spacecraft attached to the International Space Station would be a massive understatement. In fact, for the first…More