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
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
Dr. Stacey Pearson-Wharton has worked in higher education for more than 30 years, doing every job from RA and academic advisor to Assistant Vice President. Her passion is offering hope, practical wisdom, healing, and common sense to navigate complicated diversity and mental health issues. She holds a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology and a Master's in ... Read more
Attend a master class on experimental forms in small-press publishing and innovative writing with Kyra Simone, a fiction writer and publisher based in Brooklyn, from 5 to 6 p.m. in the Faculty Parlors in Main Building. Then, Kyra will read from her story collection published in 2022 titled “Palace of Rubble” from 7 to 8 p.m. ... Read more
A spate of robberies in Southern California schools had an oddly specific target: tubas! In this work of creative nonfiction, d/Deaf director and Wells College Filmmaker-in-Residence Alison O’Daniel presents the impact of these crimes from an unexpected angle. The film mimicks a game of telephone, where the story bends and weaves to human interpretation and ... Read more
Dorothy Wickenden, author of The Agitators, will hold a talk, followed by a Q&A and a book signing on April 17 at 6 p.m. in Phipps Auditorium. This event is free and open to the public.