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Patience Koenig ’22 Wins Global Impact Challenge Competition at United Nations Youth Assembly
Patience Koenig ’22 Wins Global Impact Challenge Competition at United Nations Youth Assembly
For her winning concept—which focuses on transportation and storage solutions to aid farmers in her home country of Liberia—she will receive seed money and mentoring from the organization.
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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.
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.
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Friday, February 21, 2020
A Uno card tournoment on the third floor of main hosted by RA Gavin and Jordan. 
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!
February 25, 2020
Students will come together to talk about their zodiac signs. They will see if they relate to the personalities displayed by their zodiac signs.
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Patience Koenig ’22 received a $1,000 seed grant from representatives of the Friendship Ambassadors Foundation: Yumna Khan, youth development specialist and Andrew Macdonald, executive director.
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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.
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"Sean McLeod's Move: MT (McLeod Technique) Afro Hip-Hop,"  is an exciting fusion of traditional African dance along with traditional jazz and street...
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Thursday, March 26, 2020
MASTER CLASS: "The Poetics of Walking"—5:00 p.m., Faculty Parlors, Main Building...
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Sustainability Special: "Creating Greener Cities: Strategies...
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