Imagining Queer Justice: Screening, Discussion & Panel

4:15-6PM, Friday, 26 April, Russell House Speaker bios courtesy of Wesleying: Ryan Conrad (Prisons Will Not Protect You) is an academic who organizes with Against Equality and will speak about queer critiques of the prison industrial complex and the inequality and violence perpetuated by hate crime legislation. Reina Gossett is a trans activist, artist, and writer. She will speak…

reSET Social Enterprise Design Lab – Info Session Thursday 12-2 p.m. at PCSE

reSET is launching a Social Enterprise Design Lab, and they are looking for Wesleyan students to participate. Students with a business idea or a curiosity about entrepreneurship overall are encouraged to consider this. Participants will get training, networking, and other resources, including possible grant money. Ojala Naeem, Program Assistant at reSET, will be on campus this…

EdConnect // A Hub for Education on Campus

Interested in education initiatives? Want to find other students with similar interests? Look no further! We are pleased to announce the launch of a new website at Wesleyan called EdConnect. This site will serve as a hub for all things education-related on campus and will include opportunities – both on and off campus – in teaching,…

Makaela Kingsley ’98 Appointed as Director of the Patricelli Center

An exciting announcement from Wesconnect: Friday, April 19, 2013 Today, in announcements–Makaela Kingsley ’98 is the new Director of the Patricelli Center for Social Entrepreneurship. Makaela has worked at Wesleyan for the past thirteen years in University Relations and has been serving as the interim director for the past two months. The following is from a…

Internship Opportunity // Dwight Greene ’70

Dwight Greene’70 Internship for Diversity and Community Engagement Guided by the Dean for Diversity and Student Engagement and the principles of affirming identity, building community, and cultivating leadership, the Dwight Greene ’70 Internship for Diversity and Community Engagement is designed to hire one student every year who has demonstrated the knowledge, interpersonal skills, and commitment…

Brighter Dawns 5k This Saturday

Run for a cause! Help improve health in Bangladesh! This just in from Brighter Dawns: Join us on Saturday, April 27 for the 3rd annual 5K for Brighter Dawns! Wesleyan students will run alongside local communities to raise awareness and help out a fantastic cause – improving health conditions in the slums of Bangladesh. Take the race at…

ENGAGE Link of the Day: 13 simple ways to make the most out of Earth Day

There are many resources online for those of us who want to make the world a better place. The Patricelli Center is constantly on the lookout for links of interest to Wesleyan changemakers. Read ours and share your favorite links in the Comments section below. Today’s ENGAGE Link of the Day is Ashoka’s 13 Things…