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Why I'll Proudly Vote For Hillary Rodham Clinton

Cara Joy David | Posted 10.29.2016 | Politics
Cara Joy David

On November 8, I will proudly cast my vote for Hillary Rodham Clinton. There are a lot of people like me, people who are voting for Hillary Clinton no...

A Special Place in Hell, Wellesley and Supporting Hillary

Cara Joy David | Posted 02.18.2017 | Politics
Cara Joy David

Albright shouldn't have used the quote in the context she did during her campaign stop, but I feel the quote itself is being needlessly attacked. You see, I find it hard to separate my college from that quote.

A Tale of Two Cities: Bad Water in Wellesley and Flint

Clementine Amidon | Posted 02.17.2017 | Politics
Clementine Amidon

In the words of Jay-Z, "Water is free." Right? Actually, wrong. It may feel free to those fortunate enough to drink designer bottled water, leaving that tap stuff for washing dishes and watering the plants. To be sure, people of all socio-economic classes expect that water from the faucet will not poison them.

The Summer Wind of Change

Write for the Future | Posted 07.31.2016 | College
Write for the Future

The summers I knew were gone. Instead of flip flops, I wore sensible pumps. Instead of immersing my toes in the cool waters of the Atlantic Ocean, I dipped my feet into adulthood.

What I Would Like to Hear Hillary Clinton Say When She Announces For President

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 06.06.2015 | Politics
Peter D. Rosenstein

The following is a version of what I would like to hear Hillary Rodham Clinton say as she announces her Presidential campaign. A campaign that will lead this brilliant accomplished woman to being sworn in as the nation's 45th President.

'Ready for Hillary' and the 2014 Mid-term Elections

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 11.18.2014 | Politics
Peter D. Rosenstein

We are witnessing a new tour-de-force in election strategy operating across the nation. It isn't based on raising a billion dollars but rather raising just enough money, less than $10 million so far, to generate excitement and get people motivated to speak out and work for a candidate who hasn't yet announced she is running.

How Wellesley Became My Neverland

Katie Joh | Posted 08.06.2014 | College
Katie Joh

So as we leave, let us commit to being Wendies in that sense, in the truest sense -- not "women who will," but dreamers and storytellers. As we have flown, run, or stumbled after our dreams through these past four years, let us continue to pursue them still.

Undermining 'Underpants Man'

Roz Warren | Posted 06.02.2014 | Fifty
Roz Warren

If a Wellesley college student, walking across campus, spots a man her father's age wearing nothing but underpants, stumbling along, eyes closed and arms outstretched, she can call the police on her call and they'll be there in two minutes to remove him.

The Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free Cookie Recipe That Got Me Through A Stressful Day

Laura Zinn Fromm | Posted 04.15.2014 | Fifty
Laura Zinn Fromm

You would think that going away for a long weekend with your girlfriends would insure you returned home relaxed and happy to see your teenagers. And I was initially thrilled to see my kids. I missed them a lot.

Valerie Jarrett: Being Whole

Valerie Jarrett | Posted 08.12.2013 | Women
Valerie Jarrett

To compete on an even playing field, we need to create our own field with teammates that respect and support what it takes for us to be healthy and whole.

Dear Future Self, Listen Up: 5 Lessons for Success From Women Who Achieved It

Gabrielle Linnell | Posted 05.28.2013 | College
Gabrielle Linnell

I'm writing because I'm in my last semester of college and figuring out how to proceed through the next forty years feels as impossible as traveling through time.

The 8 Most Feminist-Friendly Colleges (PHOTOS)

| Posted 02.10.2013 | Teen

By Katie Naymon Move over, Rosie the Riveter. There’s a new generation of feminists in town, and they’re college students! From awesome women...

Online Education: WellesleyX, a Grand Experiment

H. Kim Bottomly | Posted 02.03.2013 | College
H. Kim Bottomly

For Wellesley College, the opportunity to provide access to Wellesley professors for many around the world -- especially women -- who would not otherwise have that opportunity, is consistent with our values.

Poverty: A Discussion Among the Seven Sisters

Martha St Jean | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Martha St Jean

In the current recession far too much of the focus has fallen on the Middle Class and their woes. But what about the Lower Class? For them, this has been more of a continuation than a crisis.