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Choose from 35 majors and 44 minors in a liberal arts education that combines the skills and focused study needed for success in work and life. Whether you aim to enter the working world or continue on to a graduate degree, your academic and real-world experience at Wilson will be an asset.
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At Wilson, you matter. With an average class size of 15 students, individual mentoring from faculty and a collaborative community that sets you up for success, your Wilson experience focuses on your individual goals.
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Wilson at a Glance
Whether she’s describing how to construct new plasmids for genetic research on chromatin folding or discussing how to synthesize the drug AZT with trivalent iron to improve its effectiveness at fighting liver cancer, Anna Harutyunyan ’17 impresses not only with complete command of her topic, but also with her boundless zest for research.
Undergraduate News & Events
Mark your calendar... come celebrate!
Homecoming/Family Weekend 2021
October 22-24, 2021
- Attend classes, campus activity sessions and tours
- Cheer on our student-athletes or participate in an alum athletic event.
- Annual BBQ and Brew picnic
- First annual cornhole tournament
- Visit Downtown Chambersburg for the annual Food Truck Festival.
- AND MUCH MORE!
Registration coming soon.
Dr. Amy-Jill Levine
Brooks Science Center Auditorium
UPDATE Wilson's Orr Forum on Religion, which had been scheduled for March 26, has been posptoned until October 28, 2021 as part of the College’s response to coronavirus concerns.
Lecture: 10:30 to 11:45 a.m.
Jesus’ Parables as Jewish Stories
Jesus told parables to fellow Jews: recovering that original setting corrects their frequent anti-Jewish interpretations, provides a grounding for better Jewish/Christian relations, and offers new insight into both ancient and present-day ethics.
Workshop: 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Understanding Jesus means Understanding Judaism
(A Workshop designed for Clergy, Religious Educators, and interested persons)
This workshop details the popular misconceptions about Jesus’ Jewish context found in sermons and church-based educational curricula, explains their origins, and offers new and helpful ways to read the New Testament.
Saturday, October 23, 2021
5K and 1 mile Fun Run/Walk
Registration: 7:30 a.m.
Race Starts: 9 a.m. Awards: 10 a.m.
Proceeds support Wilson College service-learning experience trips to the Dominican Republic to provide healthcare assistance in local hospitals and refugee camps.
More info at: https://www.wilson.edu/hustle-health
Register Today: https://runsignup.com/Race/PA/Chambersburg/HustleForHealth