Wesleyan Featured in River & Shore Magazine

Wesleyan is featured in River and Shore.

Wesleyan is featured in River & Shore.

Wesleyan University is the cover feature in the Spring 2009 edition of River & Shore Magazine. In an article titled “College by the River: Memories Cut in Brownstone,” the author, Erik Hesselberg, writes about the history of Wesleyan, College Row’s brownstone buildings, the crew team, Wesleyan’s first president Wilbur Fisk, the former Judd Hall of Natural Science Exley Science Center, the Geology Department and more.

Jelle de Boer, the Harold T. Stearns Professor of Earth Science, emeritus, also is mentioned in an article titled “Reading the Rocks.” The article focuses on De Boer’s interests in plate tectonics and mentions his theory on why the Connecticut River abruptly changes direction below Middletown.

River & Shore Magazine is “Connecticut’s Magazine of costal lifestyles.” It is not as of yet available online.