2014 Events

 


String Room Gallery: Photographer Julia Forrest

String Room Gallery: Photographer Julia Forrest:

10-08-2014

The exhibition "Illusion" features selections from three bodies of work by the Brooklyn-based artist.
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Sustainability Perspectives: Reimagining Water

Sustainability Perspectives: Reimagining Water:

10-02-2014

Mara Alper of Ithaca College will talk about our relationship with an essential, though often taken for granted, natural resource.
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Annual Graduate Schools and Professional Programs Fair

Annual Graduate Schools and Professional Programs Fair:

09-29-2014

The Office of Experiential Learning & Career Services presents a chance to talk with representatives from over 30 colleges.
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Odd/Even Sing-off and Game

Odd/Even Sing-off and Game:

09-27-2014

The long-standing Wells College tradition brings odd- and even-numbered classes together for a weekend of competition.
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Arts and Lecture Series: Aquila Theatre Company

Arts and Lecture Series: Aquila Theatre Company's "The Tempest":

09-25-2014

Aquila will bring their innovative and dynamic style to Shakespeare's magical tale of forgiveness and enlightenment.
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Peachtown Native American Education Week and Festival

Peachtown Native American Education Week and Festival:

09-19-2014

The annual week of events includes informative discussions and celebrations of our region's shared cultural history and significance.
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Diverse Pathways to Activism: Reflections on Being an Ally to Indigenous Sovereignty

Diverse Pathways to Activism: Reflections on Being an Ally to Indigenous Sovereignty:

09-18-2014

Founding and former members of the grassroots advocacy group SHARE reflect on their experiences supporting Indigenous sovereignty.
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Sustainability Perspectives: The Iroquois White Corn Project

Sustainability Perspectives: The Iroquois White Corn Project:

09-17-2014

SUNY Oswego's Professor Kevin White will discuss the project as part of Peachtown Native American Education Week.
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Bruce Bennett and Dan Rosenberg Poetry Reading

Bruce Bennett and Dan Rosenberg Poetry Reading:

09-16-2014

The two Wells poets and English professors will read from their work on Tuesday, September 16.
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"Identifying Nelson/Buscando a Roberto" Documentary Screening

"Identifying Nelson/Buscando a Roberto" Documentary Screening:

09-06-2014

Aurora's Morgan Opera House hosts Nelson de Witt, son of President de Witt, for a discussion of his film and the international conflicts that shaped his experience.
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Linking Architecture and Education: Sustainable Design for Learning

Linking Architecture and Education: Sustainable Design for Learning:

09-03-2014

The Sustainability Perspectives Series presents a talk by Anne Parker Taylor '55, president of the School Zone Institute and Professor Emerita of architecture at UNM.
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Fall Convocation

Fall Convocation:

08-28-2014

The Fall Convocation ceremony begins the academic year by welcoming new and returning students, faculty and staff to Wells.
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Orientation 2014

Orientation 2014:

08-24-2014

Student peer leaders and College staff lead special sessions introducing new students to campus and academic life at Wells.
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Admissions Summer 2014 Open Houses

Admissions Summer 2014 Open Houses:

07-26-2014


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Wells Warm Up 2014

Wells Warm Up 2014:

07-08-2014


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Admissions Summer 2014 Info Sessions

Admissions Summer 2014 Info Sessions:

06-30-2014


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Wells Open

Wells Open:

06-12-2014

The Annual Wells Open Faculty and Staff potluck
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Wells College Transfer Student Instant Decision Day

Wells College Transfer Student Instant Decision Day:

06-11-2014

Meet with an admissions counselor, tour the campus, and have an admission decision made on the same day.
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Reunion 2014

Reunion 2014:

06-01-2014

Join your friends and former classmates for a weekend of fun and fellowship.
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Visual Arts Department Presents Senior Thesis Exhibition

Visual Arts Department Presents Senior Thesis Exhibition:

05-17-2014

Four members of the class of 2014 will display artwork from their capstone projects.
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Commencement 2014

Commencement 2014:

05-17-2014

Wells College's 146th Commencement ceremonies will be held on the lawn of Macmillan Hall.
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Constituting Knowledge across Cultures of Expertise and Tradition: Indigenous Bio-scientists

Constituting Knowledge across Cultures of Expertise and Tradition: Indigenous Bio-scientists:

05-02-2014

Wells' Science Colloquium Series presents a talk by Kim TallBear.
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Annual Awards Dinner 2014

Annual Awards Dinner 2014:

04-30-2014

Outstanding members of the Wells community will be recognized for their work in support of the College mission and student and academic life.
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Wells College Concert Choir, Orchestra and Jazz Band Spring Concert

Wells College Concert Choir, Orchestra and Jazz Band Spring Concert:

04-29-2014

Wells' student singers and musicians present their end-of-semester performance.
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World Musicians Journey West to Perform at Wells

World Musicians Journey West to Perform at Wells:

04-27-2014

The group presents an engaging and informative program with styles spanning the Middle East, Europe and the Americas.
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Art Exhibition by Los Angeles-Based Artists Alli Miller + Trey Burns

Art Exhibition by Los Angeles-Based Artists Alli Miller + Trey Burns:

04-24-2014

The Wells College String Room Gallery presents the exhibition "Henry Wesselwoman," the latest collaboration by the artists Alli Miller + Trey Burns.
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Psychology Senior Thesis Poster Presentation

Psychology Senior Thesis Poster Presentation:

04-24-2014

Members of the class of 2014 who majored in psychology will discuss their senior year research and writing projects.
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Find the "U" in Sustainability

Find the "U" in Sustainability:

04-21-2014

Wells' Earth Day 2014 presentation by Marian Brown will help students make sustainable decisions in their own lives.
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Community Organizing in the Fight for Economic Justice

Community Organizing in the Fight for Economic Justice:

04-17-2014

Colin O'Malley, organizing director of Rochester's Metro Justice, will speak about his work with local and national justice groups.
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Poet William Trowbridge to Read at Wells

Poet William Trowbridge to Read at Wells:

04-16-2014

The College's Visiting Writers Series hosts a residence and reading by the award-winning poet laureate of Missouri.
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Indigenous Feminism and Settler Sovereignty

Indigenous Feminism and Settler Sovereignty:

04-15-2014

Professor Scott L. Morgensen of Queen's University will give an informative lecture followed by a question and answer session.
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Wells College Faculty Dance Concert: Passages

Wells College Faculty Dance Concert: Passages:

04-12-2014

Student dancers and faculty choreographers present new and repertory works in a variety of styles.
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RIT

RIT's Cary Graphic Arts Collection: Highlights from Forty-five Years:

04-10-2014

Dr. Steven K. Galbraith, curator of the Melbert B. Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts Collection, will give a presentation on the works found in the collection.
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Celebrating Scholarship and Engagement: April 9, 2014

Celebrating Scholarship and Engagement: April 9, 2014:

04-09-2014

Demonstrations, discussions, workshops and other events give Wells students and guests opportunities to showcase scholarly research, community work and academic successes.
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Cayuga Lake Watershed Network Community Conference

Cayuga Lake Watershed Network Community Conference:

04-05-2014

Presentations and discussions will follow the theme "Cayuga Lake: Watershed Modeling, Monitoring & TMDL Projects"
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The Working Artist: You are your own business!

The Working Artist: You are your own business!:

04-04-2014

Free-lance musician, recording artist and producer Steven Stull will lead an informative and interactive session for future theatre professionals.
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Visiting Writers Series Welcomes Peter Makuck

Visiting Writers Series Welcomes Peter Makuck:

04-02-2014

Peter Makuck, founder and former editor of the poetry magazine Tar River Poetry, will read from his new short story collection "Allegiance and Betrayal."
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13th Annual Activism Symposium

13th Annual Activism Symposium:

03-28-2014

Scheduled sessions will be based around the theme "Where Do We Go from Here: Identity, Culture and Climate."
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Visiting Writers Series: Stone Canoe Issue 8

Visiting Writers Series: Stone Canoe Issue 8:

03-27-2014

Editors and contributors will read selected works from the eighth issue of Stone Canoe, the journal of arts, literature and social commentary.
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Arts and Lecture Series: Janet Biggs

Arts and Lecture Series: Janet Biggs:

03-26-2014

Accomplished video artist Janet Biggs will speak about her varied and fascinating work in video, photography, and performance.
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Professor of English Bruce Bennett Retirement Reading

Professor of English Bruce Bennett Retirement Reading:

03-20-2014

Lauded poet and longtime professor of English will read from his poetry, including work published in a new chapbook "Swimming in a Watering Can."
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Annual Student Art Show Opens at Wells

Annual Student Art Show Opens at Wells:

03-05-2014

Works by students in visual and book arts classes include drawing, sculpture, photography, hand-made books and more.
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Village of Aurora Mayoral Debate

Village of Aurora Mayoral Debate:

03-04-2014

The two candidates for mayor, Bonnie Bennett and Marie Dentes, will hold a debate hosted by Wells College and open to the community.
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Jessica Jackley, Keynote Speaker for Entrepreneur Week

Jessica Jackley, Keynote Speaker for Entrepreneur Week:

03-03-2014

Hear how a liberal arts education led an outstanding social entrepreneur to found Kiva.org, inspiring and affecting the lives of people around the world.
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Arts and Lecture Series Presents Galumpha Dance Company

Arts and Lecture Series Presents Galumpha Dance Company:

02-28-2014

The imaginative, highly-acrobatic company comes to Wells for a performance of their award-winning choreography.
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Dave Brandt, Entrepreneur Week Kickoff Speaker

Dave Brandt, Entrepreneur Week Kickoff Speaker:

02-28-2014

The record-breaking coach of the U.S. Navy soccer team will discuss entrepreneurship, the liberal arts, and following his passion.
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2014-2015 New York State Executive Budget Presentation

2014-2015 New York State Executive Budget Presentation:

02-04-2014

Members of Governor Andrew Cuomo's office visit campus to present this year's budget plan and discuss priorities for the state.
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Spring Convocation

Spring Convocation:

01-20-2014

The opening ceremony for the spring semester welcomes students and faculty back to campus with a theme chosen by current student leaders.
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