The NBA in Unprecedented Times
For this virtual event, Justine Gubar ’88, Executive Director, Sports Emmy Awards interviewed Wesleyan Trustee, Michele Roberts ’77, Executive Director of the National Basketball Players Association. Michele provided an in-depth look at the impact of the pandemic on professional basketball and the league’s response to Black Lives Matter. This event was recorded on: 10/17/20
Play video Social Media and Social Divisiveness
Social Media and Social Divisiveness
How has the evolution of social media platforms affected societal polarization? The 50th Reunion Class of 1972 sponsors an inter-generational panel of alums to share views on these questions.
Play video The Pandemic – Lessons Learned and Looking Ahead
The Pandemic – Lessons Learned and Looking Ahead
Listen to a virtual conversation between Scott Gottlieb ’94, MD, former FDA commissioner, and John Yang ’80, Wesleyan Trustee and correspondent for PBS NewsHour, in which they discuss the pandemic – lessons learned and looking ahead.
Play video Hidden Treasures WESeminar
Hidden Treasures WESeminar
Distinguished historians Joe Siry, professor of art history; Larry Silver P’08, James & Nan Wagner Farquhar professor emeritus of history of art at UPENN; and Miya Tokumitsu, curator of the Davison Art Center, discuss special objects in the DAC.
Play video The First Year of the Biden-Harris Administration
The First Year of the Biden-Harris Administration
Join us for a conversation with faculty from Wesleyan’s Government Department as they discuss what to expect in the first year of the Biden-Harris Administration.
Play video An Evening with Mrs. Dow Jones
An Evening with Mrs. Dow Jones
Learn how Mrs. Dow Jones, a financial literacy media platform, was created and is keeping finance cool for the masses.
Play video The Liberal Arts Behind Prison Walls
The Liberal Arts Behind Prison Walls
Hear from faculty and students about how Wesleyan’s Center for Prison Education (CPE) offers a dynamic approach to reduce recidivism rates and democratize access to educational opportunity.