Warren Wilson College News

Archive for 2014

You’re invited to join us Nov. 1 for Warren Wilson’s Fall Open House

October 3rd, 2014

Fall Open House for prospective students and their families will be Saturday, Nov. 1, at Warren Wilson.

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WWC to host forum for Buncombe Commissioner candidates Oct. 29

October 16th, 2014

Warren Wilson is hosting the forum for District 1 and 2 candidates for the Buncombe Board of Commissioners.

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Fall break library hours

October 14th, 2014

Saturday & Sunday: closed; Monday - Friday:  8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday: closed; Sunday: 6 p.m. – midnight. Regular hours resume Monday, October 27.

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Fall break pool hours

October 17th, 2014

See the fall break pool hours here.

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Warren Wilson College hosts 6th annual MSW Program Fair Oct. 30

October 13th, 2014

The fair is free and open to all who are interested in pursuing a master’s degree in social work.

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25th Anniversary Harwood-Cole Lecture features Ritchie, Orr

October 13th, 2014

Fiona Ritchie and Doug Orr will present the 25th Harwood-Cole Memorial Lecture on Nov. 15, 4 p.m. in Canon Lounge. 

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

August 13th, 2014

In a recent roundtable at WWC, Gee’s Bend, Ala., quiltmakers discussed the hardships and joys of their hometown.

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Warren Wilson alumni, service awards presented at Homecoming

October 14th, 2014

The impact of WWC’s Triad beyond the campus can be seen in the work of the recipients of alumni and service awards.

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CareerTrek: Atlanta

October 3rd, 2014

CareerTrek gives you the opportunity to explore future career possibilities through a FREE trip to Atlanta over winter break

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Now: Homecoming & Family Weekend

October 10th, 2014

This weekend we welcome alumni, families and friends to campus for a barbecue and bonfire on the farm, Festival on the Field, class reunions and much more. You can find information on Homecoming here and Family Weekend here.

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International Photo Contest on display in the library

October 10th, 2014

The Annual International Photo Contest is currently on display in the library. Stop by to view these amazing photographs taken by our students, staff and faculty. Be sure to vote for your favorite. Many thanks to everyone who submitted entries!

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Coffee/tea in the library

October 9th, 2014

The library will host a coffee and tea break to mark the end of the term: 8-9 p.m. each evening, Sunday through Thursday, in the kitchen downstairs. Please bring your own covered cups.

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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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Mid-semester RA applications

October 6th, 2014

For students who are interested in becoming an RA during the fall 2014 semester, RAs split 10 hours a week on ResLife crew and 10 hours with their original crew.

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Felt and leather shoemaking class

October 6th, 2014

Haven’t made fall break plans yet? There are still spots available in the Felt and Leather Shoemaking Folkshop Class hosted by the Fiber Arts Crew.

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Paul Magnarella wins at North Carolina Senior Games, sets record

October 6th, 2014

Retired peace and justice professor Paul Magnarella placed first in the 100 yd individual medley and 200 yd butterfly swim events at the 2014 North Carolina Senior Games.

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A season – and a team – to remember at Warren Wilson College

October 14th, 2014

The 1959 baseball team and five former athletes were inducted into the college’s Hall of Fame during Homecoming 2014.

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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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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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