Warren Wilson College News

Archive for 2005

Lundblad, Danzman recognized for 2005 achievements

December 29th, 2005

The Asheville Citizen-Times has named WWC counselor Anne Lundblad as Western North Carolina’s No. 1 "outdoor newsmaker" in 2005, and WWC alumnus Robarn Danzman as the region’s "most adventurous" outdoor newsmaker. Anne also has been named the Asheville Track Club’s female runner of the year.

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The Orrs in \”Blue Mountain Living\”

December 20th, 2005

The lead feature in the Holiday 2005 issue of Blue Mountain Living features not only Doug and Darcy Orr and four generations of their family, but also College trustee Bob Deutsch and his wife, Carol.

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WWC This Week — Dec. 12, 2005

December 12th, 2005

December 13, 2005 Vol. 9 No. 18 ************* Community News ************* Message from the president This is to remind you that the opening day of classes for the spring semester will be Monday, January 16, 2006, which is also Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Consequently, the campus Diversity Committee recommended, and the campus governing bodies [...]

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Webpage for new residence hall

December 8th, 2005

Keep up to date with the progress on the new residence hall at http://www.warren-wilson.edu/~cadcrew/new_dorm.shtml.

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David Moore and the Emergency Excavation (WIP)

December 7th, 2005

David Moore and his team uncover a significant find after ’04 floods.

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Presidential search update

December 2nd, 2005

A message from Ronald Hunt, chair of the presidential search committee.

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Shared Governance Q & A

December 1st, 2005

Comments, questions, and answers about the future of Governance at Warren Wilson College.

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Laursen remodeling and relocation of College offices

November 29th, 2005

You may have noticed construction happening on the Laursen building on campus. The renovations are part of an effort to address sustainability standards, energy efficiency, use of space and aesthetics.

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WWC This Week — Nov. 29, 2005

November 28th, 2005

By: John Bowers November 29, 2005     Vol. 9   No. 16 ———- Community News ———- Kostova to deliver Harwood-Cole Lecture When Elizabeth Kostova was a freshman at Warren Wilson College, she was a member of the work college’s library crew. The assignment was not only fitting for the daughter and granddaughter of librarians, but perhaps foretelling [...]

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Warren Wilson among 12 schools profiled in

November 18th, 2005

“Old Main: Small Colleges in Twenty-First Century America.”

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Ogg/Laursen Renovation

November 18th, 2005

News on renovations at Ogg and Laursen

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Sutherland named WNCs 2005 Outstanding Fundraising Executive

November 17th, 2005

Carla Sutherland, vice president for college relations at Warren Wilson College, has been named 2005 Outstanding Fundraising Executive by the Western North Carolina Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals.

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WWC professors receive grants from Appalachian College Association

November 15th, 2005

Sally Fischer and Dongping Han have received faculty development grants from the Appalachian College Association. The grants are awarded in partial support of the professors’ sabbatical projects during the 2006-07 academic year.

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WWC This Week — Nov. 15, 2005

November 14th, 2005

November 15, 2005 Vol. 9 No. 15 ——————— Community News ——————— Presidential search update The presidential search committee met on Thursday, November 10 and I am writing to you again to update you on our progress. At the meeting, we reviewed and tested a draft rating form that we will use in assessing applicants for [...]

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ACA Grants

November 15th, 2005

Sally Fischer and Dongping Han receive ACA grants.

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WWC women finish 2nd, men 3rd in cross-country championships

November 9th, 2005

Outstanding individual performances by Betsy Kain and Chas. Biederman helped carry the Warren Wilson College women’s and men’s cross country teams to top-three finishes at the U.S. Collegiate Athletic Association National Championships Nov. 4-5 in Buena Vista, Va.

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WWC This Week — November 7, 2005

November 7th, 2005

November 8, 2005     Vol. 9   No. 14 ********** COMMUNITY NEWS Fussler Funds available The Fussler Fund at Warren Wilson supports innovative projects throughout the campus and the larger WNC community by awarding small catalyst grants, which serve as seed money for projects proposed by WWC students, faculty, and staff as individuals or in groups. Award [...]

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Exhibition of Chinese Buddhist ritual art comes to Holden

November 7th, 2005

"For the Sake of All Beings: Contemporary Chinese Buddhist Ritual Art," is on exhibit in Holden Art Gallery until Dec. 3.

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This Week in Service

November 7th, 2005

News, service opportunities and more from the Service Learning Office.

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Student Caucus elections

November 7th, 2005

On Dec. 5 & 6 Student  Caucus will hold elections for Co-Convener and College committee seats.

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