Five Ways to Have a Successful First Term

5 Ways to Have a Successful First Term 1. Become an active learner: actively read, write and speak in order to apply the knowledge rather than passively absorbing it. Ask questions, be engaged. Relate content whenever possible to issues and problems you care about and think about how you would explain it to someone not … Read more

Wes and the World Photo Contest

Enter the 4th Annual Wes and the World Photo Contest! Each year the Fries Center for Global Studies hosts the Wes and the World Photo Contest. We ask Wesleyan students who have had any global experience over the previous summer and/or previous semester to submit photographs. This group includes study abroad returnees, international students, exchange … Read more

New FYS course

A new FYS was just added to the system: FGSS 200F – Sex & Gender in Critical Perspective (FYS) Instructor: Sophia Helverson Times: .M.W… 09:00AM-10:20AM Feminist, gender and sexuality studies is an exciting interdisciplinary field that addresses gender, sex, and sexuality as well as related issues of race, class, nation, and citizenship across multiple disciplines, … Read more

Wes 101: Welcome to Wes!

Wes 101: Welcome to Wes! It is my pleasure to formally welcome you to Wesleyan. I plan to continue reaching out you to once a week throughout the term with information about resources, events and suggestions. As you configure your schedule, be sure that you’re considering your schedule in terms of diversity of disciplines/academic areas … Read more