Warren Wilson College News

Service opportunity: Habitat for Humanity coloring book

July 21st, 2014 -

Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity is looking to make a small coloring/activity book to distribute to the children of our partner families.

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WWC’s MFA Program for Writers graduates 16 at July residency

July 16th, 2014 -

The new graduating class of the renowned low-residency program includes nine graduates in poetry and seven in fiction.

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Robin Martin named Warren Wilson head women’s basketball coach

July 14th, 2014 -

The former head coach at Penn State Lehigh Valley will seek to build on the success of ex-Owls coach Rob Shook.

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Composting demonstration site coming to the Warren Wilson campus

July 7th, 2014 -

With a grant from WNC Communities and WNC Farmers Market, Warren Wilson College has partnered with Advanced Composting Technologies to build a demonstration site on campus.

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Swannanoa Chamber Music Festival’s 45th season continues till July 29

June 17th, 2014 -

The new season includes performances in Warren Wilson College’s Kittredge Theater and in Waynesville.

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2015 Fiske Guide names Warren Wilson one of nation’s ‘Best Buys’

July 8th, 2014 -

The Fiske Guide to Colleges again has chosen WWC as one of the nation’s “Best Buys” among private colleges.

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Energy savings in Bryson Gym

June 20th, 2014 -

Campus electrician John Griffith and his Electric Crew students changed the fixtures in Bryson Gym to LED from fluorescent lighting to create considerable energy and cost savings.

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Nora Frank ’14 is headed for Nicaragua with the Peace Corps

July 3rd, 2014 -

WWC graduate Nora Frank has been accepted into the Peace Corps’ health sector and will deploy in March 2015.

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WWC MFA graduate named the first Henry Rutgers Presidential Professor

July 9th, 2014 -

Poet A. Van Jordan, a faculty member at and 1998 graduate of the MFA Program for Writers, has been named the first Henry Rutgers Presidential Professor.

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WWC’s MFA Program for Writers announces July readings, lectures

June 11th, 2014 -

The public schedule for the July residency of Warren Wilson’s renowned MFA Program for Writers has been released.

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Warren Wilson Professor Jeff Keith interviewed by NPR’s “Tell Me More”

June 19th, 2014 -

Global studies professor Jeff Keith spoke with NPR’s Audie Cornish about his students’ work at the South Asheville Cemetery on “Tell Me More.”

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Field Day at the Berry Archaeological Site features look at fort’s moat

July 1st, 2014 -

Warren Wilson College and partners held the annual Field Day day at the Berry Archaeological Site near Morganton, N.C.

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Nation’s top bee expert visits Warren Wilson College garden and apiary

June 16th, 2014 -

Dr. Jeff Pettis, an entomologist with an expertise in honey bees, recently visited the College’s apiary. Read or listen to a story that features 2014 graduate Cecile Parrish and sophomore Shawn Ditzler.

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Follow the College on tumblr and instagram

February 5th, 2014 -

Be sure to follow the College on tumblr and instagram for images, news, videos, and more.

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Summer library hours

June 5th, 2014 -

Normal library hours are 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. During summer school sessions (June 9 - July 2 and July 7 - 30), the library is open until 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

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Warren Wilson College Dean’s List announced for Spring 2014 semester

June 20th, 2014 -

The Registrar’s Office has released the Dean’s List for the spring semester at Warren Wilson College.

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TRIO students visit Warren Wilson

June 20th, 2014 -

A TRIO group from Wake County, N.C., recently visited campus to learn more about the College.

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Sign up for emergency text alerts

October 9th, 2013 -

The College’s emergency text alert system allows you to receive a text (sms) notification on your mobile phone in the event of a campus emergency.

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Warren Wilson College 2014 Commencement photo gallery

May 21st, 2014 -

Check out the images from 2014 commencement. Thanks to Arlin Geyer for his work!

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Owens named WWC Vice President for Administration and Finance

June 5th, 2014 -

Stephanie R. Owens, CPA, has been named Vice President for Administration and Finance and CFO at Warren Wilson.

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