This summer, a group of Wellington upper school students immersed themselves in the culture, history, and culinary delights of southern Italy as they improved their Italian language skills at the Sant’ Anna Institute.
The Wellington International Student Experience, or WISE, creates opportunities for students to engage in long-term global projects and travel to an international destination at no additional cost to tuition.
Aquila Simmons ‘19 received the Richard J. O’Hara Endowed Award during the 2017 Wellington Honors Convocation ceremony. She chose Community Refugee and Immigration Services (CRIS) to receive the donation.
In 2016, Wellington alumna Anna Taft ’97 celebrated an important milestone for the Tandana Foundation, an organization she founded more than a decade ago to provide intercultural volunteer experiences supporting community initiatives in highland Ecuador and Mali’s Dogon Country.