College News

A photo of Lake Waban with tiger lilies in the foreground and Galen Stone Tower in the background.
Fall 2017
Wellesley is undertaking an ambitious plan to reduce its environmental footprint and engage with its beautiful campus in new ways—and has named 2017–18 the Year of Sustainability.More
Peace Walk
Summer 2017
A new labyrinth near Paramecium Pond is composed of sustainable, natural material from the Wellesley campus. It comprises rounds from fallen trees, including a section of one of the original College plantings, which sits at its center.More
Hillary Rodham Clinton ’69 and members of the class of ’17 greet each other before Commencement.
Summer 2017
Hillary Rodham Clinton ’69 urged the members of the class of ’17 to live the College motto, get involved in causes that matter to them, and not sit on the sidelines.More
Summer 2017
Alumnae Association 2017–18 events.More
Sarah Willis, the Wellesley College events manager
Summer 2017
The WCAA Faculty-Staff Service Award, established in 1998, honors College employees who have exhibited excellence in serving Wellesley alumnae.More
Summer 2017
Meet the five new members of the WCAA board.More
Karen Capriles Hodges ’62 and Katherine Stone Kaufmann ’67
Summer 2017
Given annually at reunion by the WCAA, the Syrena Stackpole Award honors dedicated service and exceptional commitment to Wellesley.More
The gold oak leaf pin presented to Alumnae Achievement Award winners
Summer 2017
Wellesley’s highest honor is presented annually to graduates of distinction who, through their achievements, have brought honor to themselves and to the College. On Friday, Oct. 13, the Wellesley College Alumnae Association will present this year’s awards.More
President Paula Johnson with two members of the Wellesley Club of Northern Califormia
Summer 2017
President Paula Johnson has traveled to Wellesley clubs around the country to meet alumnae and to celebrate, strengthen, and advance the Wellesley Effect.More
President
Summer 2017
When I step outside Green Hall these days, I see the beautifully transformed arts center across the Academic Quad in Pendleton West. Engraved in stone above what was the main entry to the 1935 building…More