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2017 Annual Student Exhibition
The Wells College Visual Arts Department announces the 2017 Annual Student Exhibition in the school's String Room Gallery.
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Theatre and Dance Department Presents Jerome McDonough's "Juvie"
Mary Losurdo '14 will direct this thought-provoking play, set in a juvenile detention center.
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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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Reading by Poet Bruce Bennett
Bruce Bennett, Professor Emeritus, will read from and discuss his newly published collection "Just Another Day in Just Our Town: Poems New and Selected 2000-2016."
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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.
Wells' Sullivan Center for Business and Entrepreneurship sponsors the "Be Your Own Boss" competition, open to all current Wells students.
Wells earned a Green Rating score of 91 from the well known college guide and test prep organization.
The Political Science Major is pleased to announce registration for spring programs in American politics, policy, business, non-profits and more.
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Monday, February 20, 2017
This opportunity will be offered on Mondays and Wednesdays from 1 – 2:15pm.
This show features work made during Fall 2016 by students in book arts and studio art courses.
Tom Vawter, associate scientist for EcoLogic LLC, and emeritus faculty at Wells College, will explain how Onondaga Lake in Syracuse, New York, neglected for over a century, suffered from sewage pollution from the region's wastewater treatment plant and toxic chemical pollution from nearby...
Wednesday
February 22, 2017
Be sure to show your spirit and pride by wearing red or Wells gear =)
This opportunity will be offered on Mondays and Wednesdays from 1 – 2:15pm.
We welcome singers at all levels of experience - all you need is a love of singing and a desire to learn.
This show features work made during Fall 2016 by students in book arts and studio art courses.
This panel will discuss stereotypes such as being compared to spices, Machismo, body pressures, and the pressure of being labeled a "Latinx Lover"
Thursday
February 23, 2017
This show features work made during Fall 2016 by students in book arts and studio art courses.
Stefan Lutter, environmental resource educator for Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cayuga County, will lead a workshop on how to identify this terrestrial invasive insect and steps to combat its spread. The group will then take a field trip to view the HWA infestation on the Wells College campus;...
Come to Stratton 209 to hear about events at Wells, important updates, and to use your voice! One member from every club and committee is required to come, but everyone is welcome.
Friday
February 24, 2017
This show features work made during Fall 2016 by students in book arts and studio art courses.
The Asylum Project is a solo theatre piece based on the lives of those at the NY Inebriate Asylum/Asylum for the Chronic Insane/Binghamton State Hospital.
Members of the Wells Community who attended BSC with Umoja, will come together and discuss their experience and what they have learned
Saturday
February 25, 2017
This show features work made during Fall 2016 by students in book arts and studio art courses.
Sunday
February 26, 2017
This show features work made during Fall 2016 by students in book arts and studio art courses.
News & updates
Feb
2
2017
student sculpture, photography, and handmade book
Work by students in the visual art program will be on display.
Jan
27
2017
The Political Science Major is pleased to announce registration for spring programs in American politics, policy, business, non-profits and more.
Jan
19
2017
seed exchange logo with college motto "to have and to share"
The Center for Sustainability and the Environment and Long Library host the collection of nearly 1,400 packets of vegetable, flower and herb seeds.
Jan
18
2017
Randy DeVett-McKeon and Samira Korgan in the renovated Writing Center
Randy DeVett-McKeon and Samira Korgan join the library's Learning Commons staff.
Jan
13
2017
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This year's selection of 10 classes provides a wide range of techniques to learn.
featured Events
Feb
20
2017
tom vawter with lake in background
Tom Vawter, associate scientist for EcoLogic LLC and emeritus faculty at Wells College, will relate the success story of Onondaga Lake.
Feb
21
2017
dan hill playing his flute with the lake in the background
Dan Hill will discuss the present conditions for the Cayuga Nation in the region.
Feb
23
2017
sarah prevette portrait
The founder of Sprouter and BetaKit and co-star of the new reality series Quit Your Day Job will talk about making an impact as an entrepreneur.
Feb
24
2017
elizabeth mozer portrait
The new play is conceived, created and performed by Elizabeth Mozer
Feb
27
2017
petra page mann in hoop house with plants
Petra Page-Mann, co-founder of Fruition Seeds, will talk about innovative models that are reconnecting food systems and civilizations.
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