Warren Wilson College News

Archive for January, 2013

Art faculty lecture and exhibition

January 29th, 2013

On Thursday, at 7:30 p.m., Julie Levin Caro will present the lecture “What is a collage aesthetic? A brief history of collage in 20th century art” at the Black Mountain College Museum and Arts Center.

“In/Between: Time in the Desert,” a selection of Eric Baden’s photographs from Peru, will be on display in the Holden Gallery until February 20. A reception will be held at the gallery on Fri., Feb. 1 from 6-8 p.m. with an artist talk at 6:30 p.m.


Study Abroad Opportunities & Deadlines

January 28th, 2013

Have you ever thought about studying abroad for a semester or summer?


Music: WWC Student Performances

January 25th, 2013

March 12: WWC Chorale at Givens Retirement Community, 7pm April 12: WWC Old-Time String Band and Bluegrass Band, Feed & Seed Fletcher, NC, 7:30-9:30pm April 14: WWC Gamelan at the spring Concert of World Music and Dance, Kittredge Theater, 3pm April 20: Fiddles and Folklife Festival, Bryson Gym, 12-5pm April 22: WWC Old Time String [...]


Auspex cover art contest

January 24th, 2013

Volume 2 of Auspex, the Warren Wilson College Journal of Undergraduate Research, is well underway toward publication. We’re looking for original covert art submissions from students inspired by this editorial.  The winning entry will receive a $25 gift certificate to True Blue Art Supply. Please send entries to writingcenter-l@warren-wilson.edu by February 14.


2013 WWC Service Day to focus on hunger in the Asheville area

January 17th, 2013

With hunger a persistent problem, the annual Service Day Aug. 23 will focus on food security for the fourth straight year.


Lighting the fire, through epidemiology

January 9th, 2013

Nora Purcell
Warren Wilson alumna Nora Purcell ’09 has a passion for tracking how diseases spread, a passion she discovered during an internship at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. CDC hired Purcell upon graduation as a geographer mapping and analyzing public health developments. After three years in Atlanta, she joined a team of more than 300 CDC scientists and staff in Haiti, working to help the country rebuild its health services infrastructure after the devastating 2010 earthquake and cholera epidemic.


Men’s basketball – Western Carolina 78, Warren Wilson 53

January 8th, 2013

Owls put scare into Division-I Western Carolina.


Women’s soccer team prepares for USVI U-17 National Team

January 7th, 2013

The women’s soccer team opens its series with the U.S. Virgin Islands Under-17 national soccer team today in the Virgin Islands.