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Wells Named One of Top 125 Best Liberal Arts Colleges in the Nation by U.S. News & World Report
The college also was ranked highly on the U.S. News lists for “campus diversity” and “social mobility,” and received similar kudos from Forbes and Princeton Review.
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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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Robin Wall Kimmerer, ecological expert and literary biologist, will be on campus Monday, Feb. 17 for a reading and master class. Both events are free and open to the public.
Whether it's in Chile or China, South Africa or Spain, you can find a study-abroad location that matches your interests.
Here at Wells, you learn, grow and become ready for what's next. Watch how.
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TODAY
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Wednesday
February 19, 2020
Learning about diverse events in February while making and eating cake pops. There will be several flavors of cake pops symbolically representing Wells diversity on campus. 
Thursday
February 20, 2020
First floor Leach floor program. We will be wearing drunk goggles playing Mario Kart in Leach basement.
Friday
February 21, 2020
A Uno card tournoment on the third floor of main hosted by RA Gavin and Jordan. 
Saturday
February 22, 2020
Kathy will be cooking tostones and Lizzy will be cooking Jolof, both dishes are typical dishes of their cultural backgrounds. We want you guys to bring recipes from your favorite dish in order for us to create a cookbook!
News & updates
Feb
17
2020
This month, the Wells College Board of Trustees welcomed three new members to its ranks: two successful Wells College alumnae, Mary K. Cryan '84 and...
Feb
14
2020
McLeod, an internationally renowned producer and composer, will bring his award-winning brand of motivation, hosting three events on the Wells campus...
Feb
6
2020
The lecture series brings distinguished speakers to campus to discuss their work within a variety of scientific fields and disciplines.
Wells College...
Feb
6
2020
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Wells College has announced that the following students have been named to the dean's list for the fall 2019 semester.
The dean's list honors those...
Feb
5
2020
The Wells College Visiting Writers Series will kick off its spring 2020 lineup with an appearance on Feb. 17 by Robin Wall Kimmerer, a noted...
featured Events
Feb
18
2020
Sean McLeod will present his highly-praised program, "A Soundtrack for Harriet Tubman," on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. in Phipps Auditorium,...
Feb
19
2020
Sean McLeod will conduct an interactive lecture and Q&A, "Conversations in Color," exploring the experiences of people of color in education,...
Feb
21
2020
"Sean McLeod's Move: MT (McLeod Technique) Afro Hip-Hop,"  is an exciting fusion of traditional African dance along with traditional jazz and street...
Mar
26
2020
Joshua Harmon and Andrew Zawacki
Thursday, March 26, 2020
MASTER CLASS: "The Poetics of Walking"—5:00 p.m., Faculty Parlors, Main Building...
Apr
20
2020
Nina Bassuk
Program Leader, Urban Horticulture Institute, Cornell University
Sustainability Special: "Creating Greener Cities: Strategies...
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