Warren Wilson College News

Archive for 2014

Ultimate Frisbee interest meeting

August 28th, 2014

Want to Play Ultimate Frisbee? Come to the interest meeting on Mon., Sept. 1, 12:30 p.m. in Gladfelter (Mierke C).

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Post Office closed on Labor Day

August 28th, 2014

Monday, Sept. 1 is Labor Day. The Warren Wilson College Post Office window will be closed.

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A Celebration of the life of George Edward “Ed” Scott

August 27th, 2014

A memorial service for Warren Wilson High School graduate and Warren Wilson College philosophy professor Ed Scott will be held on Sat., August 30, 10:30 a.m. with a reception following.

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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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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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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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Join the Timbersports Team!

August 26th, 2014

There will be an informational meeting on Tuesday, September 2, 5:30 p.m. in Witherspoon 103 for anyone interested in being a part of the WWC Timbersports Team.

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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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College Choir

August 25th, 2014

The College Choir begins rehearsals Tuesday, August 26, 6 p.m. in Kittredge Music Wing. This ensemble welcomes current students at the College as well as alumni, staff/faculty, and community members with a simple audition.

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K. Johnson Bowles named WWC Vice President of Advancement

August 22nd, 2014

K. Johnson Bowles, an Associate VP at Longwood University, has been named WWC Vice President of Advancement.

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CDC classes

August 20th, 2014

As you register for classes, consider these CDC courses.

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WWC Paddling Team meeting

August 25th, 2014

The WWC Paddling Team holds a kickoff meeting on Wed., August 27, 6:30 p.m. outside the pool atrium. If you have any questions or can’t make it, email Coach John “Lightnin’” Griffith.

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Join WWC Jazz Ensemble

August 25th, 2014

The Warren Wilson College Jazz Ensemble meets Wed., August 28, 6 p.m., Kittredge Music Rehearsal Hall, room 20.

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DeVries pool hours

August 25th, 2014

As we begin the fall semester, here are this week’s pool hours.

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Existing scholarship fund brings new possibilities

August 21st, 2014

Warren Wilson College has a new scholarship to help support students with financial need, thanks to long-time friend and supporter, Ann Smith Rice.

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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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Fall 2014 Town Hall Meeting Summary

August 19th, 2014

President Solnick led the fall 2014 Town Hall meeting on Tuesday, August 12 with faculty and staff attending. After recognizing new Warren Wilson College employees, he began his presentation, which was followed by a question and answer segment.

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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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“Gee’s Bend: From Quilts to Prints” to open at Warren Wilson, 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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Parent Reception at Outward Bound

August 20th, 2014

The WWC Office of Admission hosted a reception at nearby partner institution North Carolina Outward Bound. Check out the photos here.

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