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Women v. Connecticut: The Legal Struggle for Abortion Access from Abele to Dobbs
In 1971, over 800 women, including women at Wesleyan, sued the State’s Attorney in New Haven challenging the state’s ban on abortion. They won the case, known as Women v. Connecticut, and the framework for abortion access laid out in the decision (Abele v. Markle) was influential for the Supreme Court’s majority opinion in Roe…
11/4-5 Homecoming Events
Families, alumni, students, and Wesleyan community members: Please join us at our Civic Engagement Homecoming Events. You will hear about our amazing projects and programs related to community partnerships, social entrepreneurship, sustainability, prison education, and more!
11/10 Open House: Civic Engagement Minor and Human Rights Advocacy Minor
Come learn about the two minors offered by the Allbritton Center! Lunch will be provided!
11/2 Town Hall Meeting
All are welcome to a town hall meeting to discuss the search for the new Allbritton Center Director. We would like to hear from students about their visions and expectations for the role. For more information, contact Sonali Chakravarti at email@example.com or Marie McKenna at firstname.lastname@example.org. 11/2, 4:30-5:30 pm, Allbritton 311
2022-23 Political Engagement Fund
Wesleyan University has a long history of supporting student engagement in the public sphere. Last year, during an unprecedented moment in American history, we joined forces with colleges and universities across the U.S. to reaffirm our collective responsibility to encourage student leadership development, engagement in electoral politics, and collaboration with stakeholders beyond our campuses. The 2022-2023 JCCP Student…
10/19 Job Opportunities!
Exciting news! There are currently multiple job opportunities available to students. For federal work-study students, the JCCP and Oddfellows Playhouse are hiring. JCCP programs that need tutors: Traverse Square Afterschool Program To apply, email email@example.com Wesleyan University Middle School Tutoring Partnership (WUMSTP) To apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org Wes Individual Tutoring To apply, email email@example.com The Oddfellow…
10/29: Long Lane Pumpkin Fest
Saturday, October 29, 2022 (rain date 10/30) 12pm to 4 pm Long Lane Farm Middletown, CT FREE and open to the public! Join us on Saturday, October 29, 2022, from noon to 4 pm at Long Lane Farm for FREE veggie burgers and hot cider, FREE music, homemade baked goods and crafts for sale, activities for…
10/20: FGSS & WRAL Reproductive Freedom and Abortion Access Teach-In
FGSS & WRAL are hosting a teach-in on abortion access and related issues in the wake of Dobbs decision. Join us to hear from experts and activists! Thursday October 20th at noon!
10/17: College of the Environment Open House
What exactly is a linked major? What’s the difference between an environmental studies linked major and a minor? What can you do with an ENVS linked major? (Answer: Anything and everything!) Join Barry Chernoff, director of the COE and chair of environmental studies, for cider, donuts, and the answers to these and other questions about…