Warren Wilson College News

WWC to celebrate Constitution Day 2014 with Roberta Kaplan lecture

August 29th, 2014 -

The attorney who successfully argued U.S. v. Windsor will speak at Warren Wilson Sept. 17 at 7 p.m. in Kittredge Theater.

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Horse Crew is hiring

September 30th, 2014 -

If you can make a two year commitment, like horses, are a hard worker, good communicator, dedicated learner, self-motivated and enjoy working outside in all season, Horse Crew might be for you!

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WWC ranked 2nd among liberal arts colleges in service emphasis

August 28th, 2014 -

WWC ranks among the top colleges nationally in Washington Monthly’s “A Different Kind of College Ranking.”

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Fall break shuttle registration now open

September 30th, 2014 -

The shuttle will run on Friday, October 17, and Saturday, October 18 before 1 p.m. and Sunday, October 26 after 1 p.m. Please note that you will need to register for both coming and going shuttles. The cost is $20 each way. Registration will close October 15 at the end of the day.

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Study Abroad application deadline extended to Friday, Oct. 3

September 24th, 2014 -

There are still a few spaces remaining in spring 2015 Study Abroad Courses!

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Listen: Gee’s Bend interview on “The State of Things”

September 29th, 2014 -

In 2002, the art world was rocked to its foundation by a group of unusual, abstract quilts made by African American women from Gee’s Bend, Alabama. Listen to a Gee’s Bend interview that aired Sept. 26 on “The State of Things.”

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What’s going on at the white barn?

September 25th, 2014 -

Last weekend, the Farm Crew weaned (separated) the calves from the cows.

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WWC President Steve Solnick part of 2014 Climate Leadership Summit

September 30th, 2014 -

The summit brings together college and university leaders to focus on ways to strengthen campus climate action and sustainability initiatives.

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Watch this: Interview with incoming climate activism powerhouse

September 23rd, 2014 -

Watch the “Moyers & Company” interview with future (Spring 2015) WWC student Kelsey Juliana about her climate activism.

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Service-learning partnership between WWC and Isaac Dickson Elementary School

September 23rd, 2014 -

Thirteen first-year students who are enrolled in education professor Annie Jonas’ First Year Seminar, Experiential Learning, were recently welcomed by their third grade learning partners at Asheville’s Isaac Dickson Elementary School.

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Bartels to speak Oct. 9 on “Water Bears” at Sigma Xi meeting at WWC

September 24th, 2014 -

WWC biology professor Paul Bartels will speak on “Tardigrades (aka Water Bears) in the Great Smoky Mountains.”

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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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“Gee’s Bend: From Quilts to Prints” exhibition continues at WWC, CCCD

August 13th, 2014 -

“Gee’s Bend: From Quilts to Prints” examines the work of four well-known Gee’s Bend, Ala., quiltmakers and their exploration of the art of printmaking.

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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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Costuming: A women’s soccer team tradition

September 10th, 2014 -

Though most teams depart for an away game with their t-shirts and sweats on, the Warren Wilson College Women’s Soccer team takes a different approach.

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U.S. News cites WWC’s model service program in “Programs to Look For”

September 9th, 2014 -

Warren Wilson has been recognized in “2015 Best Colleges” as having one of the nation’s leading service programs.

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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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WWC on Sierra Magazine’s “Cool Schools” list for 8th consecutive year

August 14th, 2014 -

Warren Wilson is again one of the Sierra Club’s “Cool Schools” nationwide in the 2014 rankings.

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WWC ranks No. 5 on Princeton Review’s list of LGBT-Friendly schools

August 8th, 2014 -

Warren Wilson College receives several lofty rankings in “The Best 379 Colleges” 2015 guide.

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Service Day 2014: Fighting hunger, meeting new neighbors

August 26th, 2014 -

Service Day 2014
This year, more than 350 Warren Wilson students, faculty and staff dispersed from campus to 22 partner locations across Buncombe County, N.C. Their primary mission: to get to know the greater community better by helping the greater community, something that has been the Warren Wilson way for longer than anyone can remember.

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