Category: Katie’s Blog Archive

Dance party on Munger Meadow!

Marathon Monday

Marathon Monday is one of Wellesley’s most famous traditions. It so happens that Wellesley College is approximately the halfway point for the Boston Marathon. The Marathon falls on Patriot’s Day every year, classes are...

Dorm Spirit

Dorm Spirit

Almost everybody gets attached to their first year dorm… One of my earliest Wellesley memories is watching my two house presidents, Hannah and Macherie, chanting:   “Tower spirit Let me hear it When we...

Election banners up in the science center.

DOOCA

At Wellesley, students have the opportunity to take on leadership roles in the student community and administration. Students interview and read applications for the board of admission, they serve as student trustees on the...

Julie and I getting ready to climb the wall.

Up we go…

Wellesley is one of the few colleges in the country to still require students to take P.E courses. In fact, we rank as one of the fittest schools in the country! Students can fulfill...

Yours truly, giving the opening statement.

In an ideal society…

Last night, the office of the president (President Bottomly, that is) hosted the annual Wellesley College Debates. The debates were started by President Bottomly in 2007 to encourage thoughtful and critical debate outside of...

Coming Back from the Ville

Nemo!

Nemo set the tone for this week at Wellesley. My roommate and I didn’t leave our dorm complex for 3 ½ days! The storm arrived around Friday morning, and didn’t let up until well...