More than 30,000 Wesleyan alumni live throughout the United States and across the world.  And they are all Cardinals for life.  The Wesleyan Alumni Network is a vibrant community offering lifelong opportunities for alumni to stay connected with each other and the University.  You are invited to explore them all and discover which work best for you!



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Wesleyan has flourished as an institution because of the generous and consistent support from generations of alumni, parents and friends.



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Apr 26

WesTalks presents the 32nd Annual John W. Baird ’38 Lecture

Hear about ideas in action, as trailblazing alumni share their experiences and lessons in this interdisciplinary, TED Talk-style program.

Chicago, IL, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

May 1

Center for Prison Education Reception & Remarks

Come learn how this program is shaping lives, on campus and off.

San Francisco, CA, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

May 24

Reunion & Commencement Weekend

Reunion & Commencement Weekend is May 24-27, 2018. Online registration is open. 

On Campus, 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

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Alumni Attribute Long Lane Farm For Jumpstarting Interests, Careers In Agriculture
According to the recently published 2017 Long Lane Farm annual report, almost 100 Wesleyan alumni are working in agricultural production industries. Many of these alumni got their start working at Long Lane Farm, Wesleyan’s student-run organic farm devoted to allowing students a place to experiment and learn about sustainable agriculture. 
Houston-Based Artist Herrick ’16 Is Named Luce Scholar
Casey Herrick ’16, a Houston-based artist and designer, was named a Henry Luce Scholar for 2018. One of 18 scholars selected from among 162 candidates, Herrick will begin with an orientation in New York starting in June, before the cohort embarks for Asia. 
Helping Widowed Fathers Move Forward With Their Children: An Interview With Author Rosenstein ’80, MD
In The Group: Seven Widowed Fathers Reimagine Life (Oxford University Press, 2018), Donald L. Rosenstein ’80, MD, and Justin M. Yopp, PhD, tell the stories of how seven men whose wives died from cancer came to terms with their grief and learned how to move forward into a meaningful future with their children.
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