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Sunday, January 23, 2022
News & updates
Isabel Wilkerson
Wells College is honored to host a virtual conversation with Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Isabel Wilkerson
Wednesday, December 8
6:30 p.m. ET...
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This fall, Wells College will host two open house events for prospective students and families on Saturday, Oct. 23 and Saturday, Nov. 13, 2021. The...
Sissy Farenthold (center) with son George Farenthold II (right) and daughter-in-law Lisa Marsh Ryerson '81
Statement from President Jonathan Gibralter
On the Death of Former Wells President Frances Tarlton “Sissy” Farenthold
Monday, September 27, 2021...
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Wells College recently welcomed Anthony Mandela, an experienced international educational professional, as its new director of global education....
We missed you and are looking forward to welcoming back our families and friends to home contests for the 2021–22 athletic season. Following the...
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