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Events for April 3, 2017 x
deborah jones portrait
From Barn to Home: One Woman’s Building Adventure
Apr 3 @ 12:15pm

Artist Deborah Jones presents a talk on converting and recycling her 19th century family barn into a home and studio.

lanna joffrey portrait
Lanna Joffrey Spoken Word Workshop
Apr 3 @ 3:30pm

Students will participate in an afternoon workshop with the internationally renowned theatre artist.

Danza y Cultura
Apr 3

Danza y Cultura
Come enjoy a night of Latinx Dance and Culture with Spanish Club!
7pm @ Sommer Center

Housing 101
Apr 3

Housing 101
Have questions about Housing Selection and Room Draw? Come to our Q&A session to learn more. We encourage all new students to attend, but it is open to all students returning for the Fall 2017 semester.
8pm @ Dodge Lounge

Sustainability Perspectives series: From Barn to Home: One Woman’s Building Adventure
Apr 3

Monday, April 3 12:20pm - 1:20pm

Deborah Jones, artist and adaptive reuser, presents an illustrated talk on converting and recycling her 19th century family barn into a home and studio and documenting the experience in a graphic memoir titled “The Barn Story”. Jones also discusses her preservation work on the historic Parker-Wixom House which was a station on the Underground Railway for those escaping slavery.

Location: Zabriskie 106

Sponsoring Organization: Center for Sustainability and the Environment

Categories: Sustainability

Events for April 4, 2017 x
Rachael Wren,
String Room Gallery: Rachael Wren
Apr 4 @ 4:45pm

Wren's solo exhibition "Lifecycle" is on view from March 31 through April 28.

Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 4

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Dance fitness zumba workshop
Apr 4

Dance fitness zumba workshop
Want to get fit and get moving? Come join us for an hour of Zumba while exploring cultural music and dances.
4:30 - 5:30pm @ Sommer Center

Events for April 5, 2017 x
Wells College Concert Choir Meetings
Apr 5

Wells College Concert Choir Meetings/Auditions:
The Concert Choir meets on Wednesday evenings from 7:00-9:15pm during the semester, and performs a concert near the close of the semester. We welcome singers at all levels of experience - all you need is a love of singing and a desire to learn. Students can take Concert Choir (MUS 150) for two credits, or can also participate for zero credits without registering.

Singers who are new to the Concert Choir will meet briefly with me for an informal placement audition, to determine in which section (soprano, alto, tenor, bass) you will be most comfortable. Placement auditions can take place on Wednesday, January 27, from 6:00-6:45pm, or immediately after our first rehearsal, in my studio, Barler 111.

Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 5

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Student Success Workshop - Reducing Test Anxiety
Apr 5

Student Success Workshop - Reducing Test Anxiety
No matter how prepared you feel for your test do you feel like freaking out the moment the paper hits your desk? Come to this workshop to gather strategies and practices to help you combat test anxiety. Leave the session with tools to not only be prepared but to have the confidence to keep test anxiety in its place! Join us in ZAB 106 on Wednesday, April 5 at 12:30. Experience a 30 minute workshop designed to help your academic success! See you there!

Flashback Karaoke
Apr 5

Flashback Karaoke
Join Programming Board for Decades Week! Grab your friends and your singing voices and join us in the Well for Throwback karaoke!
1:30pm @ The Well

Community Solar Presentation with Renovus Solar
Apr 5

Wednesday, April 5 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Come learn from experts at Renovus Energy what is meant by the concept of Community Solar and how you might still participate in the Solar Energy Revolution, even if you don't own your own home or don't have a rooftop or backyard suitable for a solar energy system. This event is free and open to the public.

Location: Zabriskie 106

Sponsoring Organization: Center for Sustainability and the Environment

Events for April 6, 2017 x
Trivia
Apr 6

Trivia
Student Activities Trivia Night will be at 9pm in The Well! Teams of no more than 6 compete each night for $10 Amazon gift cards. The cumulative tournament ends in April with the winning team receiving $500.

Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 6

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Cosplay Worshop
Apr 6

Cosplay Worshop
Come learn more about the art of costume roleplay: Wednesday is wigs and costume basics, Thursday is Makeup and prop making, and Friday is poses and getting into character. This is an event that helps you know your sustainable resources as well a helps hype you up for our cosplay cafe on Saturday! If you want personal lessons on any of these things, please bring your own materials.
4pm @ Zab 105

Student Assembly
Apr 6

Thursday, April 6 8:30pm - 9:30pm

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.

Location: Stratton 209

Sponsoring Organization: Collegiate Association

Events for April 7, 2017 x
distorted images of dancers in studio
“E/Merging” Faculty Dance Concert
Apr 7 @ 7:30pm

The concert features texturally rich work by new faculty, guest artists, and 15 dance students.

joshua corey portrait
Visiting Writers Series: Joshua Corey
Apr 7 @ 7:00pm

The acclaimed author will read from his poetry and translations.

Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 7

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Flashback Friday Decades Dance
Apr 7

Flashback Friday Decades Dance
Join Programming Board for a groovy time. Unleash your sick dance moves with some rad tones! Break out those legwarmers or leather pants and dress in styles from your favorite decade. It's bound to be a killer time!
10pm - 1am @ Sommer Center

Poetry Reading: Joshua Corey
Apr 7

Friday, April 7 7:00pm - 9:00pm

The Visiting Writers Series welcomes poet, novelist, and translator Joshua Corey to Wells! Corey is the author of several poetry collections, including The Barons (2014); Dorset Prize-winner Severance Songs (2011); Fourier Series (2005), which won a Fitzpatrick-O’Dinn Award; Selah (2003); and the novel Beautiful Soul: An American Elegy (2014). With G.C. Waldrep, Corey edited the anthology The Arcadia Project: North American Postmodern Pastoral (2012). Partisan of Things, his new translation of the prose poems of Francis Ponge, was published in 2016 by Kenning Editions.

Location: AER (Macmillan)

Sponsoring Organization: Visiting Writers Series

E/Merging Faculty Dance Concert
Apr 7

Friday, April 7 7:30pm - 9:30pm

E/Merging is an evening of dance featuring student dancers and faculty and guest choreographers

Location: Phipps Auditorium

Sponsoring Organization: Academic Department

Events for April 8, 2017 x
alexander wheeler and anthony pluretti portraits
Men's Leadership Conference: Alexander Wheeler & Anthony Pluretti
Apr 8 @ 11:00am

Come to this workshop and acquire an assembly of tools to put into your leadership toolbox.

distorted images of dancers in studio
“E/Merging” Faculty Dance Concert
Apr 8 @ 7:30pm

The concert features texturally rich work by new faculty, guest artists, and 15 dance students.

Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 8

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Men's Leadership Conference
Apr 8

Saturday, April 8 11:00am - 1:00pm

Come to our workshop and acquire an assembly of tools to put into your leadership toolbox. Featuring discussion and activities surrounding various leadership topics (organization, communication, teamwork, accountability, passion, and motivation) this workshop is designed to not only give you the tools that you need to succeed as a leader but delves into how to fully utilize these tools in scenarios you may face on your journey.

Location: Zabriskie 106

Sponsoring Organization: Campus Life

E/Merging Faculty Dance Concert
Apr 8

Saturday, April 8 7:30pm - 9:30pm

E/Merging is an evening of dance featuring student dancers and faculty and guest choreographers

Location: Phipps Auditorium

Sponsoring Organization: Academic Department

Events for April 9, 2017 x
Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 9

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Events for April 10, 2017 x
Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 10

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Sustainability Perspectives series: Environmental Stewardship in Collegiate Dining Programs
Apr 10

Monday, April 10 12:20pm - 1:20pm

Therese O’Connor, assistant director for training & development for Cornell University Dining, will explain how, with thousands of customers and a huge variety of options, a collegiate dining program address such issues as food sourcing, waste, and the triple bottom line? The Cornell University Dining program will act as a “case study” for this presentation, which will outline the challenges that a self-operated dining program faces in the realm of environmental stewardship.

Location: Zabriskie 106

Sponsoring Organization: Center for Sustainability and the Environment

Categories: Sustainability

Events for April 11, 2017 x
Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 11

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Events for April 12, 2017 x
Wells College Concert Choir Meetings
Apr 12

Wells College Concert Choir Meetings/Auditions:
The Concert Choir meets on Wednesday evenings from 7:00-9:15pm during the semester, and performs a concert near the close of the semester. We welcome singers at all levels of experience - all you need is a love of singing and a desire to learn. Students can take Concert Choir (MUS 150) for two credits, or can also participate for zero credits without registering.

Singers who are new to the Concert Choir will meet briefly with me for an informal placement audition, to determine in which section (soprano, alto, tenor, bass) you will be most comfortable. Placement auditions can take place on Wednesday, January 27, from 6:00-6:45pm, or immediately after our first rehearsal, in my studio, Barler 111.

Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 12

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Events for April 13, 2017 x
Trivia sponsored by Student Activities
Apr 13

Trivia sponsored by Student Activities:
Bring up to 6 of your friends to The Well to try your hand at trivia! In this cumulative tournament you could win $10 a piece to Amazon for winning the evening and $500 for winning the entire tournament.
9pm @ The Well

Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 13

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Events for April 14, 2017 x
Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 14

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

English Senior Thesis Reading
Apr 14

Friday, April 14 7:00pm - 8:30pm

This year's senior English majors have written works of magic and surprise, self-discovery and sympathy, obsession and talking bears. It's a wild, inventive crew, and they're ready to share their work with you. So please come enjoy some snacks and the literary accomplishments of our senior English majors!

Location: AER (Macmillan)

Sponsoring Organization: Academic Department

Events for April 15, 2017 x
Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 15

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Umoja's Potluck Dinner
Apr 15

Saturday, April 15 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Come out and enjoy some home cooked soul food with Umoja

Location: Sommer Center

Sponsoring Organization: Campus Life

Carnival Dance
Apr 15

Saturday, April 15 10:00pm - Sunday, April 16 1:00am

Carnival is a dance celebrating culture and diversity within the Latinx/Caribbean community. So come out and balie con Querencia!

Location: Sommer Center

Sponsoring Organization: Campus Life

Events for April 16, 2017 x
Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 16

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Events for April 17, 2017 x
kay wagner at public meeting
The League of Women Voters and Effective Citizenship
Apr 17 @ 12:15pm

Kay Wagner of the Tompkins County LWV will discuss informed work on legislation, lobbying and educating the public.

Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 17

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Sustainability Perspectives series: The League of Women Voters and Effective Citizenship: Informed Work on Legislation, Lobbying and Educating the Public
Apr 17

Monday, April 17 12:20pm - 1:20pm

Kay Sharp, chair of the Natural Resources Committee of the League of Women Voters of Tompkins County, will explain that the League has a long history of studying and taking positions on environmental issues. The talk will cover a brief history of this work and some of the League’s successes. This will be followed by a discussion of current local, state and federal legislation that is of interest and actions the LWV is taking. There will also be some discussion of how a large national organization such as the League reaches agreement on positions and actions.

Location: Zabriskie 106

Sponsoring Organization: Center for Sustainability and the Environment

Categories: Sustainability

Events for April 18, 2017 x
Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 18

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Events for April 19, 2017 x
Wells College Concert Choir Meetings
Apr 19

Wells College Concert Choir Meetings/Auditions:
The Concert Choir meets on Wednesday evenings from 7:00-9:15pm during the semester, and performs a concert near the close of the semester. We welcome singers at all levels of experience - all you need is a love of singing and a desire to learn. Students can take Concert Choir (MUS 150) for two credits, or can also participate for zero credits without registering.

Singers who are new to the Concert Choir will meet briefly with me for an informal placement audition, to determine in which section (soprano, alto, tenor, bass) you will be most comfortable. Placement auditions can take place on Wednesday, January 27, from 6:00-6:45pm, or immediately after our first rehearsal, in my studio, Barler 111.

Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 19

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Events for April 20, 2017 x
Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 20

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Susan Garretson Swartzburg Lecture: The Poetics of Printing (& the Printing of Poetry) by Will Hill
Apr 20

Thursday, April 20 6:00pm - 7:00pm

43rd Susan Garretson Swartzburg ’60 Memorial Book Arts Lecture featuring Will Hill. The talk entitled: The Poetics of Printing (& the Printing of Poetry). Mr. Hill will discuss the interrealtionship between poetry, printmaking and book art with historical and contemporary examples. Will Hill is the Deputy Head of Cambridge School of Art (England). Will is a specialist in typography and graphic design, typeface design, print and design history. Will's published work includes the book The Complete Typographer, published in the UK and in the USA. His work is widely published in both academic and professional journals.

Location: Stratton 209

Sponsoring Organization: Book Arts

Sustainability Film series: Age of Consequences
Apr 20

Thursday, April 20 7:00pm - 8:30pm

‘The Hurt Locker’ meets ‘An Inconvenient Truth’, THE AGE OF CONSEQUENCES investigates the impacts of climate change on increased resource scarcity, migration, and conflict through the lens of US national security and global stability. This event is held in conjunction with Earth Week

Location: Zabriskie 106

Sponsoring Organization: Campus Greens

Student Assembly
Apr 20

Thursday, April 20 8:30pm - 9:30pm

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.

Location: Stratton 209

Sponsoring Organization: Collegiate Association

Events for April 21, 2017 x
Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 21

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Towards a New Ideology of (Print) Production
Apr 21

Friday, April 21 6:00pm - 7:00pm

"Towards a New Ideology of (Print) Production" A roundtable discussion in collaboration with Oxblood Publishing, featuring Will Hill (Anglia Rusking University, Cambridge, England), David Armes (Red Plate Press, Yorkshire, England) & Tate Shaw (Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY). Moderated by Heather Buechler (Victor Hammer Fellow, Wells College)

Location: Stratton 209

Sponsoring Organization: Book Arts

Events for April 22, 2017 x
Visiting students on Wells College campus
Admitted Student Open House
Apr 22 @ 10:00am

Join your fellow admitted students for a fun and informational day at Wells College! Register here for the Admitted Student Open House

Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 22

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Events for April 23, 2017 x
Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 23

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Events for April 24, 2017 x
chris sperry portrait
Teaching Critical Thinking and Media Literacy through Sustainability Education
Apr 24 @ 4:15pm

Chris Sperry of Project LookSharp will present an interactive workshop about integrating sustainability issues with teaching critical literacy skills.

Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 24

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Sustainability Perspectives series: Teaching critical thinking and media literacy through sustainability education
Apr 24

Monday, April 24 12:20pm - 1:20pm

Chris Sperry, director of curriculum and staff development for Project LookSharp, Ithaca College's media literacy initiative, will present an interactive workshop that models how to integrate learning about sustainability issues with the teaching of critical literacy skills. Participants will explore Constructivist Media Decoding as a pedagogy for teaching about controversial issues.

Location: Zabriskie 106

Sponsoring Organization: Center for Sustainability and the Environment

Categories: Sustainability

Events for April 25, 2017 x
photo of women in various outfits sitting on the stairs of an old house
The Aesthetics and Style of Race, Gender and Politics: Beyoncé’s Lemonade
Apr 25 @ 7:00pm

A screening of the visual album will be followed by a discussion panel with special guest faculty from Cornell University.

Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 25

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Events for April 26, 2017 x
odd even challenge logo with paint splashes
Odd-Even Challenge 2017
Apr 26 @ 12:00pm

The Pub door is up for grabs again for this year's ODD/EVEN Challenge.

Wells College Concert Choir Meetings
Apr 26

Wells College Concert Choir Meetings/Auditions:
The Concert Choir meets on Wednesday evenings from 7:00-9:15pm during the semester, and performs a concert near the close of the semester. We welcome singers at all levels of experience - all you need is a love of singing and a desire to learn. Students can take Concert Choir (MUS 150) for two credits, or can also participate for zero credits without registering.

Singers who are new to the Concert Choir will meet briefly with me for an informal placement audition, to determine in which section (soprano, alto, tenor, bass) you will be most comfortable. Placement auditions can take place on Wednesday, January 27, from 6:00-6:45pm, or immediately after our first rehearsal, in my studio, Barler 111.

Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 26

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Events for April 27, 2017 x
odd even challenge logo with paint splashes
Odd-Even Challenge 2017
Apr 27 @ 12:00pm

The Pub door is up for grabs again for this year's ODD/EVEN Challenge.

Trivia sponsored by Student Activities
Apr 27

Trivia sponsored by Student Activities:
Bring up to 6 of your friends to The Well to try your hand at trivia! In this cumulative tournament you could win $10 a piece to Amazon for winning the evening and $500 for winning the entire tournament.
9pm @ The Well

Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 27

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

Events for April 28, 2017 x
Rachael Wren,
String Room Gallery: Rachael Wren
Apr 28 @ 12:00pm

Wren's solo exhibition "Lifecycle" is on view from March 31 through April 28.

Rachael Wren Solo Exhibition "Lifecycle"
Apr 28

Rachael Wren: Exhibition Reception
The String Room Gallery Visual Arts Program are pleased to host a reception for visiting artist Rachael Wren. Wren's atmospheric, densely layered paintings will be on view in a solo exhibition in the String Room Gallery, open from March 31 - April 28.

In addition to her reception, she will conduct workshops and speak publicly about her work at 6 p.m. on April 4. Wren's on-campus visit is made possible by support from the Wells College Scholar In-Residence program.

Read more about this exhibition.

"Gravity," Audrey Woolever's Dance Thesis
Apr 28

Friday, April 28 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Have you ever seen a love story told through dance? Well, you're in for a treat. Come out to support the production of "Gravity," Audrey Woolever's Dance Thesis at 7:30pm in Phipps!

Location: Phipps Auditorium

Sponsoring Organization: Academic Department

Events for April 29, 2017 x
Commuter Council Panel
Apr 29

Saturday, April 29 1:00pm - 2:30pm

This is an informative panel about the commuter students on Wells campus. The panel will be an open discussion what it means to be a commuter and the daily experiences as a commuter. Discussion and questions are welcome to help students better understand what it is like to be a commuter student.

Location: Zab 106

Sponsoring Organization: Campus Life

"Gravity," Audrey Woolever's Dance Thesis
Apr 29

Saturday, April 29 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Have you ever seen a love story told through dance? Well, you're in for a treat. Come out and support "Gravity," Audrey Woolever's Dance Thesis at 7:30pm in Phipps!

Location: Phipps Auditorium

Sponsoring Organization: Academic Department

Events for April 30, 2017 x
Wells College Concert Choir Spring Concert
Apr 30

Sunday, April 30 7:00pm - 8:30pm

The Wells College Concert Choir presents its annual Spring Concert in Barler Auditorium on the Wells College campus. This event is free and open to the public. Under the direction of Dr. Carl Johengen, and accompanied at the piano by Prof. Russell Posegate, the choir will present a varied and entertaining program of choral selections.

Location: Barler

Sponsoring Organization: Academic Department

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