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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.
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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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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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Wells Students & Internships
Internships help our students learn more about potential careers, make professional contacts, and build experience. Read more courtesy of Yahoo Finance's "10 Colleges Where Most Students Get Internships."
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Alumnae and Alumni Stay Connected.
Alums remain connected 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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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.
The annual competition tracks environmentally-responsible waste management on campuses across the country.
Students and faculty to hold a staged reading of the award-winning play as part of the 2016 Remembrance Readings.
Find information about this year's Commencement ceremonies, including location, schedule, parking, photos, and more.
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Be sure to show your spirit and pride by wearing red or Wells gear =)
We will be talking about various topics in physics and planning events for the semester. The meeting will begin at 5pm in Stratton 104.
Economics and Management Senior Thesis Presentations: Michael Sciotti: The Consequences of Capitalism in the United States: An Econometric Analysis Wyatt Buerkle: Determinants of PV Solar Energy Demand in the United States Stephen Domfeh: Determinants, Causes and Policy Implications of Balance of...
2015-2016 Wells College Honor Awards Dinner
May 5, 2016
Join us for the semester end showing of scenes and monologues from the Acting Two and Monologues and Audition Techniques theatre classes!
Join us for the semester end showing of scenes and monologues from the Acting Two and Monologues and Audition Techniques theatre classes!
May 6, 2016
What color will the campus be on the last day of classes, especially the esophagus door? Who will be holding the paint brush in the end, the Odds or Evens? Vote by giving a gift to Wells.The team with the most amount of participation determines the color of the door and campus!
The Annual Drag Show Hosted by DeeDee Dubois, Samantha Vega, and Tayler Mayde! Come watch them struck their stuff as Wellsians compete for exciting prizes!
May 7, 2016
The Grind has changed our weekend hours to include mornings on Saturday and Sunday from 8am-11am! Come start off your days with us!
May 8, 2016
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Need a break from studying or need something to do? Come down to The Well for some arts & crafts!
News & updates
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A morning ceremony at historic Macmillan Hall will send off approximately 140 members of the class of 2016.
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The annual competition tracks environmentally-responsible waste management on campuses across the country.
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The student team won their division and earned a chance to compete in the state-wide finals.
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Student performers shared stories on topics such as eating disorders, skin infections, sexual assault, violence, relationships and body positivity.
Michelle is well-known on campus for her dedicated involvement and for her outspoken role as a student activist and voice for social justice.
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