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Company Overview of Wellesley College

Company Overview

Wellesley College is an educational institution focusing on liberal arts education for women. It offers programs in areas such as art, biological sciences, neuroscience, architectural design, financial accounting, computer science, engineering, mathematics, French, and Spanish. In addition the college offers majors in subjects as urban planning, engineering, and linguistics. Wellesley College was founded in 1860 and is based in Wellesley, Massachusetts

106 Central Street

Wellesley, MA 02481-8268

United States

Founded in 1860

977 Employees

Phone:

781-283-1000

Fax:

781-283-3678

Key Executives for Wellesley College

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Wellesley College Key Developments

Wellesley College Names Paula A. Johnson as President

Wellesley College announced that Paula A. Johnson, MD, MPH, a professor and faculty member at Harvard Medical School and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, has been selected to be the 14th president of Wellesley College. Dr. Johnson, an internationally renowned and innovative leader, currently serves as chief of the Division of Women's Health at Harvard Medical School and Boston'sBrigham and Women's Hospital, where she founded and is executive director of the Connors Center for Women's Health and Gender Biology. She will be the first African American to serve as president of Wellesley College. She has served as chair of the board of the Boston Public Health Commission (Boston's board of public health) and as a member of the National Institutes of Health Advisory Committee on Research on Women's Health, in addition to serving on many national and international nonprofit boards.

Wellesley College Close To Decision On Land Sale

Officials of Wellesley College are close to finalizing a decision to sell 46 acres of undeveloped land in order to raise revenue for improvements to existing buildings. The sale involves college's so-called North 40 parcel on Weston Road, 46 acres separated from its campus by Route 135 and MBTA commuter-rail tracks. The college is looking to sell the residentially zoned property. The plan has been opposed by some residents, alumni, and faculty who don't want the open space to be developed.

Wellesley College To Sell Land

Wellesley College is planning to sell 47 acres of green space, known as North 40. Wellesley College is considering selling North 40 to help finance its campus renewal plan.

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