2017 Issue 3

2017 ISSUE 3


Editor’s Note: Why Did Wesleyan Abandon Coeducation in 1909? • Bill Holder

Wesleyan: Opening the Door(s) to Higher Education • LAURIE KENNEY

President’s Letter • Michael S. Roth ’78

America’s Long, Dark Love Affair With Guns: 2017 Shasha Seminar • Jim H. Smith

Keep the Focus on Puerto Rico • Maria Santana ’98, CNN En Espanol Anchor, Correspondent

“Powerful and Thought-Provoking” • magazine editor

Game On: NESCAC Champs! • Magazine Editor

Spotlight on Alumni: Tala Gives Credit Where It Is Due • Magazine Editor

Jazz Musician Sorey MA’11 Wins MacArthur Fellowship • magazine Editor

All You Need to Know About Wesleyan History (Not Really…) • William Holder ’75

Oral Histories • Christine Foster

Historical Row: Louis Armstrong at Wesleyan • Leith Johnson

Homecoming/Family Weekend 2017 • magazine editor

Annual Homecoming/Family Weekend Legacy Photo • MAGAZINE EDITOR

Faculty-Student Team Discovers Super-Earths • Magazine Editor

Spotlight on Alumni: Starbucks Selects Single By Rhodes ’90 • Cynthia Rockwell

Letters • Magazine Editor

Spotlight on Alumni: Superheroes on the Auction Block • Magazine Editor

Well Read: Book Reviews & News • Laurie Kenney

The Backstory: The Cost of Silence • Beverly Daniel Tatum ’75, HON. ’15, P’04, PHD

Going Underground: C-Cert Explores Closed Butterfield Basement & Tunnel System • Olivia Drake MALS ’08

A Tribute to Richard P. Wilbur, Former Professor of English • LArry D. Carver