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Monthly Archive for September, 2010

Major Tips #2

While you want to major in something about which you are passionate or have the depth of interest to sustain your curiosity and inspiration over the next couple of semesters, don’t get too hung up on the connection between your major and career.  Yes, there are those careers, such as, for example, the sciences or economics, in […]

Apply to Join a Discussion with Prof. Elie Wiesel, Nobel Laureate Applications due Mon., Oct. 4th 5:00 P.M. at Anne Greene’s office, Downey House, Room 207. On Tuesday, October 26th, Prof. Elie Wiesel is presenting a lecture to the Wesleyan community entitled “Building an Ethical Society: The Death Penalty and Human Dignity,” at 7 p.m. in Memorial Chapel. Tickets will […]

Sacrifice and Sacrality: Religion and Environmentalism in South India Thursday, September 30   4:15 p.m.     Russell House An exploration of how, with the deepening of India’s environmental crisis, activists have claimed “sacred groves” in new ways. NGOs have declared these small forests, previously dedicated to a deity, as an ancient indigenous ecological tradition, and have sponsored projects […]

         What: Fast-a-Thon 2010       When: Thursday, September 30th, 5:45pm      Where: Beckham Hall and DFC Do you remember last year’s Fast-a-Thon?  1200 Wesleyan students, faculty, staff, and local residents participated to raise over $16,000 for the local food pantry.   This year the Fast-a-Thon is going to be BIGGER and BETTER than […]

Dear Students, Last year, students, the WSA, and the administration teamed up to create the Wesleyan Green Fund: a student-elected, student-financed, and student-managed pool of money which will sponsor sustainability initiatives on campus. Critical to the Green Fund’s success is the Green Fund Committee, a group of five students who will seek out, review and […]

Free Ice Cream!

The 9th Annual World’s Largest Ice Cream Social! Thursday, September 30, 2010     5-8 P.M. Middletown’s Cold Stone Creamery A 3 oz. portion of ice cream, developed by a Make-A-Wish child, will be given out. Donations are encouraged. Middletown’s Cold Stone Creamer is located at 100 Riverview Center, Suite 125, just off Main St. between Court […]

 FALLAPALOOZA!   Join the Class of 2013 in celebrating a new school year with a special hot autumn meal & performances by your FAV bands  Clover Street Band, Thelonius Funk, Linus, Bones Complex & The Japanese  The CFA Green  September 25   5-8 p.m. FREE WESLEYAN 2013 t-shirts for sophomores only–first-come, first-served ALL are welcome !  Bring your Wes ID  […]

Now that Drop/Add is over, we are asking you to confirm your Fall 2010 schedule by 11:59 p.m. on Monday, September 27. Please click on http://quicklink.wesleyan.edu/ccs or log into your EPortfolio and navigate to “Current Classes & Schedule” under “Wesleyan Career”. If you agree that our records correctly show the courses that you registered for […]

The Durham Fair

Check out the LARGEST volunteer fair in North America and the LARGEST agricultural fair in Connecticut this weekend—September 23-26.  The Durham Fair, right next door to Middletown, offers amazing rides, awesome fair food, live entertainment, and all the other exhibits found at your county and state aggie fairs.  It is an experience you don’t want […]

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