persis-drell-highresSpring Speaker, Persis Drell: "How Does a Wellesley Woman End Up as Dean of Stanford’s School of Engineering and What Does She Do When She Gets There?"

Persis Drell, new Dean for the School of Engineering at Stanford University, Professor of Particle Physics & Astrophysics at Stanford, and Director Emeritus of SLAC, Stanford’s National Accelerator Laboratory

Please join the club for a fabulous talk by Wellesley alumna, Persis Drell.  She received her B.A. in mathematics and physics from Wellesley in 1977 and then went on to get her Ph.D. in atomic physics from University of California, Berkeley.  We are very excited to hear from her and hope many of you will attend.

The event will take place on Sunday April 24 from 2-4pm in the Community Room of the Lucie Stern Community Center at 1305 Middlefield Road in Palo Alto, CA (94301). Free parking is available on the street and the lot adjoining it and the Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo.  Please register and RSVP below so we have an accurate headcount for seating.  Please direct questions to Moni Puri-Schlotter '91 at

To see the full bio of Persis Drell please click here.



Sunday, 04/24/16 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm | iCal


Community Room of the Lucie Stern Community Center
1305 Middlefield Road
Palo Alto, CA 94301

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Look Who's Coming:

Moni Puri-Schlotter
  at home
Lillian Chun
Hima Sunkara
Julie Kaufman
Michelle Ferreirae
  Wellesley '13
Patricia Alexander
  Wellesley alum '77
Shirley Lu
  Apple Inc.
Page McDonald
Tim Millet
  Apple Inc
Doug Klein
  w/Julie Kaufman, '73
Jeanne Moulton
Ginny Grant
Mani Farhadi
Gretchen Bosschart Barber
Margaret Barber
  with Gretchen Barber
Clara Barber
  with Gretchen Barber
J Risser
Kim Sommer
  Wellesley '77
Shaila & Hartmut Sadrozinski
Seval Oz
  Continental ITS
Hope Raymond
Joan Skurnick
Jan Cooper
Amanda Gardner
Angela Gardner
Lee Tan
  previously Genentech
Monica Feldman
  Apple & Wellesley '14
Mana Uchino
  Class of 1988
Ashlee Yang
  Stanford Business School
Margaret Hayes
  Wellesley '94 & Stanford GSB
Emily Cikovsky
Marjorie Albright
Karin & Sophia (2) Raab
   Wellesley '85
Gabriela Perez Villalobos
Ana Plascencia Casillas
Malinda Charter
Christie Egnatuk
  Lawrence Livermore
Jennifer Gage
  Glimmerglass Networks, Inc.
Calisa Cole
Karen Robertson
  Class of 2006
Megan Ancker
Morgan Merrick
  Triad & Denver Plastics
Suzanne Gunther
  Wellesley Club of Silicon Valley
Dick Gunther
  WCSV husband of Suzanne Gunther
Lucy Zhu
Mary Ann Byrnes
Tracey Barrett
Sarah Xu
  Wellesley Club of Silicon Valley
Corty Fengler
  Wellesley Club member
Alf Fengler
  guest of Corty
Jae Young Paek
  Wellesley '08
Carla Pinon
Jane Shin
  Wellesley '09
Carmella Britt
Suzanne Attenborough
  Class of 1980
Tracey Barrett
Isis Kang
  Class of 2004
Mani Farhadi
  Wellesley College Alumna
... a total of 58 guests.
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