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Wesleyan Center for Prison Education Receives Onassis Foundation Fellowship

For Release: November 9, 2018 Press Contact: Lauren Rubenstein Wesleyan University lrubenstein@wesleyan.edu (860) 685-3813 Wesleyan Center for Prison Education Receives Onassis Foundation Fellowship The Wesleyan Center for Prison Education (CPE) is pleased to announce that Andrew Szegedy-Maszak, Jane E. Seney Professor of Greek, has been named the Onassis Foundation Teaching Fellow in Culture and Humanities. The…

Wesleyan University Center for Prison Education Awarded $1 Million Grant from Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Press Contact: Lauren Rubenstein Wesleyan University lrubenstein@wesleyan.edu (860) 685-3813 Wesleyan University Center for Prison Education Awarded $1 Million Grant from Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Wesleyan University has received a $1 million, four-year grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support operations at the Center for Prison Education (CPE). The grant will allow CPE to…

Wesleyan Music Professor Tyshawn Sorey Awarded MacArthur “Genius” Grant

For Release: October 11, 2017 Press Contact: Lauren Rubenstein Wesleyan University lrubenstein@wesleyan.edu (860) 685-3813 Wesleyan Music Professor Tyshawn Sorey Awarded MacArthur “Genius” Grant Tyshawn Sorey MA ’11, who joined Wesleyan’s faculty this fall as assistant professor of music, was awarded a “genius grant” today from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. The fellowship “is…