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A Big Congrats to the Class of 2020
Archived video of the College's 152nd Commencement ceremony can be viewed at our Commencement website.
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Important Information about Returning to Wells
New and returning students: see more about arrival procedures, screening and testing, and much more.
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An Education that Prepares You for the World
At Wells, you’ll learn to embrace diversity, think creatively, and lead ethically through a challenging liberal arts curriculum that imparts a broad set of skills.
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Dozens of Students, Faculty and Staff Recognized at 2020 Honors Awards Ceremony
The annual ceremony, which was held virtually this year in light of the pandemic, announced special awards in a broad range of categories, recognizing the achievements, dedication and generous spirit of many members of the Wells College community.
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History meets modernity on our beautiful campus. Take a sunny walk around Wells College, right on your computer or mobile device!
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UPDATE (Aug. 6, 2020):
The full text of the Wells College fall 2020 reopening plan may be found at this link. Many more details, including a...
Below is an update that Marie Chapman Carroll ’75, the chair of the College’s Board of Trustees, sent to the Wells College community this morning. A...
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Wells College recently awarded its traditional academic and student life awards at this year’s Honors Awards ceremony, held June 24, 2020 via a...
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Juneteenth, a combination of the words "June" and "Nineteenth," is the oldest known American holiday that celebrates the effective end of slavery in...
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By Marian Brown
Director, Wells College Center for Sustainability and the Environment
The RecycleMania 2020 results are in and Wells College did...
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