Alumnae Lives

Tea at the Taj
Winter 2017
When the organizers of the Wellesley College Alumnae of Boston chose a venue for the celebration of the club’s 125th year, they had no idea that their keynote speaker had held her wedding there.More
The WCAA at Work
Winter 2017
If you ever wondered what your Alumnae Association does beyond hosting reunion and publishing the magazine and this website, take a look.More
Alumnae Memorials
Winter 2017
Tributes to Wellesley alumnae by family and friends.More
Creativity Through Clothes
Winter 2017
50 Ways to Wear Denim explores the history of denim, offering ideas for wearing anything from bell-bottoms to jean jackets.More
Chasing Nora
Winter 2017
One of the most disappointing days of my life was when I found out that Nora Ephron ’62 never wrote the line, “I’ll have what she’s having.”More
Alumnae Memorials
Fall 2016
Tributes to Wellesley alumnae by family and friends.More
Glacier Pacer
Fall 2016
Laura Stevens ’11 has spent enough time on glaciers to know what it’s like to get a sunburn on the inside of her nose, from sunlight bouncing off ice during hours of field work.More
Hats and Hooves
Fall 2016
Horses were her first love. “As far back as I can remember loving anything,” says Sally Faith Coombs Steinmann CE/DS ’96, “I was totally absorbed in horses.”More
Lessons Under The Big Sky
Fall 2016
When Jane Karas ’80 finished her Ph.D. in public policy at Brandeis University in 1986, she was 27 years old, untethered, and figured she owed herself a great gift.More
The Lure of Provence
Fall 2016
Provence. Today the name conjures up visions of a magical sun-drenched region, the aroma of lavender, charming hilltop towns, colorful village markets, and a blissful quality of life. ’Twas not always so.More