arrive curious
graduate prepared.
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Alumnae and Alumni Stay Connected.
Alums remain connected to the College long after graduation, and provide essential support year after year to keep Wells strong. The Office of Alumnae and Alumni Relations keeps classmates in touch with each other and the campus community.
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Wells Adds Business Major
We're excited to announce a new program in business that will provide students with a focused education to become responsible and skillful business managers or entrepreneurs after graduation.
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Thinking about Wells?
Our admissions office would be happy to send you a packet of information about our programs, additional academic opportunities, and campus life.
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Graduate Prepared.
A Wells education provides an excellent foundation for your entire career—not just your first job out of college. And with your curiosity and drive leading the way, we are serious about preparing you for the waiting world. When you graduate, you’ll head into the waiting world with confidence in your skills and abilities.
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"Honoring Traditions Builds Necessary Bonds."
Traditions are an important, beloved, and fun part of the Wells experience. Read more about what President Gibralter has to say about the importance of such unifying and timeless collegiate traditions.
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Picture Yourself at Wells.
A close, supportive campus community; professors who know your name and interests as they teach you; opportunities to get involved in campus life at every level—all on the beautiful shores of Cayuga Lake.
Janet Murphy '90, a teacher at A.J. Smith Elementary School in Union Springs, will travel to remote Russia through a cultural exchange program.
The Wells College Association of Alumnae and Alumni is honoring Rosaly for her life’s work as an organic farmer.
Explore the art and science of business. Get a handle on the realities of personal finance. Manage a college coffee house or intern on Wall Street. Connect with opportunities on campus and beyond.
Study abroad with Wells' flagship program in Florence, Italy, or any of our 17 affiliated programs with institutions around the globe, including the School for Field Studies, with sites in seven countries.
What's happening on campus
Saturday, February 6, 2016

Students, staff, and faculty from Wells have been invited by Cornell University and Ithaca Startup Works to participate in the first Women Redefining Entrepreneurship and Leadership conference on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016.

Do you love to sing and/or beatbox? Then show off your skills and audition for Wells College's co-ed acapella performance group, Henry's VIII!

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February 7, 2016

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Admissions is in need of students who can host prospective students during overnight visits for the Spring.

Watch the Broncos take on the Panthers in The Well! We will have free chicken wings and mozzarella sticks (first come, first served)!

February 8, 2016

Laura Ornstein is the coordinator for the NYS Sustainable Business Council, an alliance of business organizations and businesses committed to advancing a vibrant, just, and sustainable economy in the state.

Richaela Primus '12, Masters candidate, SUNY-ESF, will give this Sustainability Perspectives Series talk.

February 9, 2016

This month for Black History Month, SCIIE has decided for our movie series to show the films The Wiz and Selma.

February 12, 2016

Welcome back to campus! Here are The Grind's open hours for the spring semester.

The Theatre and Dance Department presents Christie Perfetti's "An Appeal to the Woman of the House," a play about the Freedom Riders of 1961.

Rogers, a professor in Ithaca College's Department of Physics and Astronomy will discuss technology in archaeology and historic preservation sites.

News & updates
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The WCA Award will be presented during Reunion 2016 in June.
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The awards were given along with recognitions for milestone years of service at the College's annual Employee Recognition Breakfast.
students in business center classroom
The new program will provide students with a focused education to become responsible and skillful business managers or entrepreneurs after graduation.
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Dr. Evans comes to Wells from fundraising directorships at Ithaca College, Syracuse University, and the Foundation for Orange County Public Schools.
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A special ceremony acknowledged those who contributed to the project and officially opened the space for athletic events.
featured Events
Richaela Primus and Sustainability Perspectives Series logo
Richaela will give a talk titled "Gendered and Racialized Spaces: Understanding the Experiences of Women in the New York City Community Garden Environ
Laura Ornstein and Sustainable Business Series logo
Laura Ornstein, coordinator of the NYS Sustainable Business Council, will talk about the organization's goals and efforts.
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The new play by Christie Perfetti Williams ’00 depicts Freedom Riders during the Civil Rights Movement.
an appeal to the woman of the house title with photos
The new play by Christie Perfetti Williams ’00 depicts Freedom Riders during the Civil Rights Movement.
Bonita Springs Luncheon
You and a guest are cordially invited to join President Jonathan Gibralter at a special luncheon. 
Wednesday, February 17,...
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