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Archive for April, 2014

Wells Weekly

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MONDAY, April 7, 2014:

Sexual Assault Awareness Week

From the National Sexual Violence Resource Center: “In the United States April marks Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). During SAAM activists raise awareness about sexual violence and educate communities and individuals on how to prevent it.”

To raise awareness on our own campus and community the student life staff, in collaboration with other organizations on campus, is utilizing this week, April 7th – 11th as a Sexual Assault Awareness Week during the National SAAM to help educate our community. Please stop by our information table or one of the other events this week to reflect on this topic.

TUESDAY, April 8, 2014:

The Vagina Monologues

The Women’s Resource Center Presents “The Vagina Monologues” in Barler Auditorium. Entrance will be $1 and all proceeds will go to the Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN). The performance will begin at 6pm.

Women’s Tennis

Stop by the tennis courts to catch the Express take on Keuka at 4pm!

Be sure to check out Wells Athletics Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for the most up to date information on Wells College Tennis matches!

#ExpressNation

WEDNESDAY, April 9, 2014:

Happy Wells Wednesday!

Be sure to show your spirit and pride by wearing red or Wells gear =)

Celebrating Scholarship and Engagement Day

Be sure to check out the schedule for CSE Day here!

Women’s and Men’s Lacrosse

Both LAX teams will see action up at the athletic fields as the women take on New Paltz State and the men take on Medaille at 4pm!

Be sure to check out Wells Athletics Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for the most up to date information on Wells College lacrosse!

#ExpressNation

Take Back the Night Event

Interested in Take Back the Night? Join us at Auburn’s Take Back the Night sponsored by SAVAR. Sign up to go in the Student Activities Office (Main 105). We will leave campus at 5PM and return by 7:30.

The Vagina Monologues

The Women’s Resource Center Presents Vagina Monologues in Barler Auditorium. Entrance will be $1 and all proceeds will go to the Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN). The performance will begin at 7:30pm.

THURSDAY, April 10, 2014

Dreamworlds 3: Desire, Sex, & Power in Music Videos

Dreamworlds 3takes a clarifying look at the warped world of music video. Ranging across hundreds of images and stories from scores of music videos, the film uncovers a dangerous industry preoccupation with reactionary ideals of femininity and masculinity, and shows how these ideals have glamorized a deeply sexist worldview in the face of the women’s movement and the fight for women’s rights. In the end, Dreamworlds 3 challenges young people to think seriously about how forms of entertainment that might seem innocuous and inconsequential can be implicated in serious real-world problems like gender violence, misogyny, homophobia, and racism. The movie will begin at 6:30pm in Stratton 304 and a discussion will follow!

Robert Channing – ESP/Mind Reading Show

Pick a thought — any thought. Robert will tell you what it is. Social security numbers, special dates or even the exact amount of money in someone’s pocket – it’s no challenge to Robert Channing – but your mind will ache with curiosity and wonder. Special thoughts, specific people, special events – if it is on your mind – Robert can reveal these innermost thoughts. He is considered the world’s foremost mind reader and motivational speaker so get excited! Robert’s great show will begin at 8pm in the Sommer Center! Don’t forget your Student Activities Punch Card!

Coffeehouse Series: BINGO!

Join Wells College Programming Board for their final Coffeehouse Series event of the semester and play BINGO!!! Be at the Express Cafe at 9:00pm for lots of gift card prizes including a $100 Visa gift card for the Grand Prize! As always, receive a coupons for 10% off all items at the Express Cafe. See you all there!

FRIDAY, April 11, 2014

Sexual Assault Awareness Week Table

Stop by our table in the Dining Hall during lunch to receive information about Sexual Assault Awareness month and our little giveaway! Come say hi and learn some super interesting facts!

Women’s Lacrosse

Swing by the athletic fields and watch the Express take on Lancaster Bible at 4pm!

Be sure to check out Wells Athletics Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for the most up to date information on Wells College WLAX games!

#ExpressNation

The Beachball

Wells College Paintball Club will be putting on a beach themed dance. There will be games, prizes, and a fire dancer! Come out to the Sommer Center between 10pm and 2am to dance the night away!

Upcoming Deadlines and Other Info:

Wells and the City

The Arts & Lecture Series, the Visual Arts Department, and the Science Club have combined forces to create an outing in the City of epic proportions! For only $30 you can get yourself a seat on the bus and tickets to one of the following: Matilda on Broadway, Whitney Museum Biennial 2014, or American Museum of Natural History: The Power of Posion as Medicine Exhibit. This trip will be Saturday, April 26 and is open to all faculty, staff, and students. For more information or to reserve your seat please contact Giavarna Faison at gfaison. Space is limited so act now!

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Hailey Uribe

Assistant Director of Student Activities

Coordinator of Residential Programming

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