Recent Press Coverage

Wells College stories in nearby media outlets.
We're always happy to see Wells mentioned in local or national media outlets. Many Wells events are open to the public, and we're glad to share information about what we have going on! Here are a few recent stories about Wells:


Wells College writer series welcoming two authors (February 1, 2016)

Siberian studies: Union Springs teacher traveling to remote Russian region through cultural exchange (January 29, 2016)

Wells College means business: School announces business major, four-year degree (January 20, 2016)

Craig Evans joins Wells College (January 18, 2016)

Cooper excels in bigger role with Wells College women's basketball team (January 14, 2016)

Freshman Rich Ross off to impressive start with Wells College men's basketball team (January 9, 2016)


Company news: Allen Naples appointed to board of trustees at Wells College (December 1, 2015)

Oscillate out 'Loud': New Wells College exhibit combines camouflage, a giant word search and more (November 5, 2015)

Wells College men's soccer coach Kane named Coach of the Year; five earn all-conference (November 5, 2015)

A 'Dream Come True': Wells College expects overhaul of athletic facilities to be completed by Christmas (October 22, 2015)

'Bigger cause': Artist Jillian Bruschera brings pop-up papermaking to Wells College with the Mobile Mill (October 7, 2015)

Wells College President Gibralter to announce alcohol intervention tool for use on nations' campuses (September 19, 2015)

Peachtown Native American Festival at Wells College to feature mascot, Cayuga Nation talks (September 18, 2015)

Q & A: Wells College's new president espouses life-long learning and value of a liberal arts education (August 30, 2015)

Wells College invites poets to submit for chapbook contest (August 7, 2015)

Valesente named first Wells College baseball coach (August 3, 2015)

Wells College, village of Aurora team to open new farmers market (July 28, 2015)

Going solar? New Solarize Cayuga campaign schedules first workshop at Wells (July 24, 2015)

Wells College graduation speaker: Never forget your friends (May 17, 2015)

What's a wayzgoose? Wells College celebrates print with revival of medieval tradition (May 10, 2015)

Wells College invests $2 million in athletics complex, artificial turf field (May 02, 2015)

Wells College students compete for the cash to be their own boss (April 3, 2015)

'Millennial on a mission': Social entrepreneur speaks at Wells College about doing 'Cool Sh*t' (April 02, 2015)

'Seduced by line': Wells College hosts 'integrated painting' exhibit by Brooklyn artist (March 18, 2015)

Wells College students conduct march, die in, draw attention to #BlackLivesMatter movement (February 18, 2015)

Wells College names Gilbralter its 19th president (February 12, 2015)

The daily Grind: Wells College opens new student-run cafe (February 11, 2015)


Gambling on garlic: King Ferry woman works with Wells College students to jump-start farm business (November 21, 2014)

Wells College reveals renovated Zabriskie Hall, a 'physical manifestation' of school's revitalization (November 08, 2014)

A different side of Sherlock: 'Suicide Club' show at Wells College finds the detective in an unfamiliar setting (October 23, 2014)

Peace and Peachtown: Wells College festival winds down with authentic food, documentary and dancing (September 18, 2014)

Wells College alumna Pleasant Rowland addresses graduates (May 18, 2014)


Auburn Citizen: Wells College talks touch on American Indian mascots, archeology (November 16, 2013)

NEAC Sports: Wells College’s Blanford Named to Capital One Academic All-District Squad (November 1, 2013)

Auburn Citizen: Wells College offering new minors (October 15, 2013)

Syracuse Post-Standard: Pleasant Rowland plans to purchase Wells College commercial properties (October 14, 2013)

Auburn Citizen: 'One of our own': Wells College alumna reads her poetry to students, staff (October 9, 2013)

Auburn Citizen: 'We all have something in common': Cayuga Nation, Wells College enjoy annual festival (September 20, 2013)

Auburn Citizen: Katie Waugh's mixed media show at Wells College invites a 'Look' (August 29, 2013)

Auburn Citizen: 'I've had the best job in the world': Lisa Marsh Ryerson reflects on nearly two decades leading Wells College (August 04, 2013)

Auburn Citizen: Outgoing Wells College prez Ryerson an agent of change (August 02, 2013)

Watertown daily times: Ogdensburg author signs books at Sunday’s Remington barbecue (July 21, 2013)

Auburn Citizen: Two Row Wampum celebrates 400 years of friendship (June 7, 2013)

Auburn Citizen: Wells College Names Interim President (May 30, 2013)

Auburn Citizen: Wells grads head into the future (May 18, 2013)

Auburn Citizen: Students fill Wells College with spiritual sound during 12th annual Gospel Weekend (February 16, 2013)


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