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graduate prepared.
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Our admissions staff can answer all your questions and tell you more about opportunities from your first year on campus through all that life has to offer.
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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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Your Education, Your Way
How do want your college life to be? At Wells, you can customize your experience to fit your interests, try new things, and discover talents.
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If you can't make it to campus for a visit — or just haven't been by for a while — take a virtual walk through Wells and learn about life at the College!
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Alumni Stay Connected
The Office of Alumnae and Alumni Engagement offers programs and events to stay involved with the College.
Spring semester seasons are already underway. Keep up with Wells Express games, scores, and more updates from our athletics programs.
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The Association for the Advancement for Sustainability in Higher Education recognized Wells' advancements in sustainability policies and education....
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Come to a special Career Center session about looking for jobs, applying, and follow-up.
A reading by Amy Butcher, an award-winning essayist and author of Visiting Hours.
Wednesday
February 21, 2018
Be sure to show your spirit and pride by wearing red or Wells gear =)
Please join acclaimed nonfiction writer Amy Butcher for a master class on reading--and writing--experimental essays!
Stop by the Dining Hall to chat all things Wells College!
The film follows "everyman" Jeb Berrier as he navigates our plastic world.
Student Activities & Admissions invites you to play your favorite board games and card games like monopoly, Uno, and more!
Thursday
February 22, 2018
A representative from the Advanced Studies in England program will be tabling in the Dining Hall at lunchtime.
Eva (2011, Fantasy/Drama, 1h 34m) A whimsical drama set in 2041 about a robot designer, a love triangle, and a young girl who is the inspiration for an almost human-like robot.
All clubs and committees should have a representative at Student Assembly!
Friday
February 23, 2018
The Cornell University professor will give a talk titled "Vitamin D Metabolism During Pregnancy: New Insights and Clinical Implications."
Topics covered include: learning about internships, study abroad, and other types of experiential learning, and available funding.
We will make rose water and learn about holistic approaches to beauty.
A celebration of the last weekend of Black history month. The amazing soul food will be provided by a black owned business.
Umoja will be hosting this dance, and ask that Wells students, not just those Black or of color, join and participate and help us celebrate Black history.
News & updates
Feb
8
2018
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An alumna fleeing the recent California wildfires discovers the enduring power of the Wells network.
Feb
7
2018
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Students craft original business ideas and pitch them to a panel of judges; Richard Lorenzen of Fifth Avenue Brands will give the keynote talk.
Feb
2
2018
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President Gibralter was featured in the Citizen about a plan to eliminate certain funding for higher education in the new executive budget proposal.
Jan
23
2018
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The Association for the Advancement for Sustainability in Higher Education recognized Wells' advancements in sustainability policies and education.
Dec
21
2017
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Attendees will take hands-on classes in letterpress, calligraphy, papermaking, book design and more.
featured Events
Feb
20
2018
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The award-winning essayist and author will read from and discuss her work.
Feb
21
2018
Join Campus Greens and the Center for Sustainability and the Environment for a screening of this important documentary.
Feb
23
2018
The Cornell University professor will give a talk titled "Vitamin D Metabolism During Pregnancy: New Insights and Clinical Implications."
Feb
27
2018
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The founder and CEO of the New York public relations firm Fifth Avenue Brands will give this year's keynote talk.
Feb
28
2018
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Brantley will speak with students about his experience of reviewing the latest plays and musicals both on and off Broadway.
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