This film by Robert Altman is a panoramic view of the country’s political and cultural landscapes, set in the nation’s music capital in 1975. Nashville weaves the stories of 24 characters—from country star to wannabe to reporter to waitress—into a cinematic tapestry that is equal parts comedy, tragedy, and musical. Many members of the cast ... Read more
First seven week course withdrawal ("W") period ends at 4:30 p.m.
As a thank you to all the first responders of our community, Wells College is hosting a community dinner thanking the members of the Aurora Volunteer Fire Department. Recently celebrating 100 years of volunteer service, the department continues to protect and serve our community faithfully. Showing gratitude and thanks from the community they serve, with ... Read more
Join us for a moderated virtual discussion with Christian Science Monitor (CSM)’s environment and climate change journalist Stephanie Hanes and CSM’s photography director Alfredo Sosa. The duo recently produced an article profiling regenerative agriculture practitioners in Portugal as part of the magazine’s “Climate Generation” series, exploring "climate change as the world's most powerful driver of ... Read more
Steve Figgatt, Founder and CEO of Sycamore International, will explain how his firm leverages sustainable business practices as a competitive advantage and to increase value capture. A primary tenet of their company is embracing the concept of a global circular economy, in which there is zero waste and all materials are reprocessed for reuse. Immense amounts of ... Read more
Sarah Briggs, program manager and senior research specialist for Emerging Contaminants and Green Chemistry for the New York State Pollution Prevention Institute will lead this discussion. “BPA-free”, “parabens and phthalates”, “Safer Choice Certified”, “forever chemicals”, etc… The modern consumer is bombarded with a wide variety of complicated chemical information in the media and on product ... Read more
Join Gale Marie Thompson as she teaches a master class on the ethics of the lyric “I” from 5 to 6 p.m. in the Faculty Parlors of Main Building and gives a public reading from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Art Exhibit Room in Macmillan Hall. Thompson will read from her new book “Mountain ... Read more
This documentary takes an ecological approach to unraveling the climate crisis. The film proposes that it is humankind’s relentless destruction of the natural world that has caused the climate crisis. This is because nature – the vast, interconnected web of biodiversity that exists on our planet – regulates and balances Earth’s climate. Filmmaker John Feldman ... Read more