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.
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016

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

Your loose change could make a difference in this competition between the Evens (Class of 2016 and 2018) of the Odds (class of 2017 and 2019) to support Alternative Spring Break!

The Grind is releasing two new drinks. Our February Featured drink is a delicious Blackberry Latte and new to our menu is an Irish Mist: Green Tea, Blackberry flavoring and steamed milk.

Interested in the environment? Have a passion for sustainability? Come join us for our first meeting of the semester at 8:30am in the Sustainability Center!

Do you have an event or a deadline coming up this week that you'd like the Wells Community to know about?

Click this link and fill out the form and your event will be added.

Wednesday
February 10, 2016

Be sure to show your spirit and pride by wearing red or Wells gear =)

3pm-3:30pm - Bring your own mug to participate!

If you are interested in volunteering outdoors at New York State Parks and on campus, this is the club for you.

Thursday
February 11, 2016

Student Activities Trivia Night will be at 9pm in The Well!

We'll have blank valentines and decorating supplies so you can write your own message to Earth, which will end up becoming an art installation in the Sustainability Center.

Friday
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.

Stop by from 1 – 4pm in the Morgan Hall Print studio and hand print a Valentine Card using the letterpress facilities at Wells.

Saturday
February 13, 2016

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.

RecycleMania is on its way! This is just a friendly reminder to please keep up your efforts to reduce or eliminate your waste.

Sunday
February 14, 2016

Want to stay up to date on all of the events at Wells College? Download the Wells Events App now!

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

News & updates
Jan
27
2016
Rosaly Swann Bass with a truck full of vegetables
The WCA Award will be presented during Reunion 2016 in June.
Jan
22
2016
Faculty and staff standing by Dining Hall fireplace
The awards were given along with recognitions for milestone years of service at the College's annual Employee Recognition Breakfast.
Jan
12
2016
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.
Jan
6
2016
craig evans portrait
Dr. Evans comes to Wells from fundraising directorships at Ithaca College, Syracuse University, and the Foundation for Orange County Public Schools.
Dec
18
2015
ribbon cutting crowd photo
A special ceremony acknowledged those who contributed to the project and officially opened the space for athletic events.
featured Events
Feb
12
2016
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.
Feb
12
2016
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.
Feb
17
2016
Bonita Springs Luncheon
You and a guest are cordially invited to join President Jonathan Gibralter at a special luncheon. 
 
Wednesday, February 17,...
Feb
23
2016
Characters James Tyrone Jr. and Josie Hogan speaking
The Arts and Lecture Series presents this performance of four-time Pulitzer Prize-winner and Nobel laureate Eugene O’Neill's acclaimed play.
Feb
4
2016
student art pieces
Work by Wells College art students will be on display in the String Room Gallery.
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