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N.C. Poet Laureate Joseph Bathanti to deliver WWC Commencement Address

April 8th, 2013

The 2013 Commencement, beginning at 10 a.m., has been moved to DeVries Gymnasium because of a steady rain.

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Here comes the Carnival — the WWC Academic Capstone Carnival May 6-7

April 8th, 2013

The annual conference at WWC allows outstanding senior students to present the results of their capstone research.

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Warren Wilson canoe and kayak team wins national championship

April 8th, 2013

The Owls won the American Canoe Association’s Collegiate Whitewater National Championships at Dillsboro, N.C.

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Weekend@Wilson: Learn, Laugh, Live June 28-30 for alumni and families

April 6th, 2013

Come back to WWC for a fun weekend full of interesting workshops, toe-tappin’ music and dorm living.

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WWC student Blanca Perez receives 2012 Community Impact Award

March 10th, 2013

Blanca Perez, junior from Los Angeles, has been honored by North Carolina Campus Compact.

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Warren Wilson ranked No. 7 nationwide in “Outside University”

February 13th, 2013

Along with nine universities, WWC is the only college among Outside magazine’s top 10 schools.

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WWC on Sierra’s “Coolest Schools” list for 6th consecutive year

February 8th, 2013

Warren Wilson is again one of the Sierra Club’s 20 “Coolest Schools” nationwide in the 2012 rankings.

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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.

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Would you like to schedule a campus visit? Spring is an ideal time

April 21st, 2012

We welcome all newly accepted students, applicants and prospective students, with campus tours Monday through Friday.

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WWC on President’s Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction

April 8th, 2012

Warren Wilson, a higher education pioneer in community service, has been named to the 2013 honor roll

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Ninth-seeded Owls win USCAA men’s basketball national championship

March 3rd, 2012

With tournament MVP Raysean Love scoring 22 points, WWC defeated Penn State Fayette, 76-68, in the title game.

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Timothy Tyson is Warren Wilson’s Activist in Residence this semester

January 13th, 2012

Timothy Tyson, best known for his memoir “Blood Done Sign My Name,” is giving public presentations in February.

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Changes to WWC’s service program highlighted in Inside Higher Ed

January 5th, 2012

An article titled “A Deeper Kind of Service” describes the changes that are being implemented this fall.

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Join us Dec. 4 for a Warren Wilson College reception in Atlanta

January 4th, 2012

Catch up on the latest news from Warren Wilson at this casual reception from 6-8:30 p.m. at The Carter Center.

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Register online for Warren Wilson’s Family Weekend Oct. 5-7

January 4th, 2012

Family Weekend offers a great opportunity to enjoy time with your Warren Wilson student this fall.

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Homecoming Reunion Weekend at Warren Wilson is Oct. 5-7

January 4th, 2012

Return home this fall to visit with old friends, eat tasty barbecue on the Farm and cheer on the Fighting Owls in soccer.

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2012 graduate receives National Science Foundation fellowship

January 3rd, 2012

Recent Warren Wilson graduate Skye Rios has been awarded a coveted NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.

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Bora retrospective opens at WWC’s Holden Gallery Sept. 28 at 6 p.m.

January 2nd, 2012

A retrospective of the late master sculptor and painter Vadim Bora will be held Sept. 28-Nov. 30 at Elizabeth Holden Gallery,

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Steven L. Solnick becomes 7th president of Warren Wilson College

January 1st, 2012

Steven L. Solnick, formerly New Delhi Representative for the Ford Foundation, assumed the presidency in July.

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WWC receives national sustainability award for campus tree analysis

October 7th, 2013

WWC receives a 2013 Case Study award from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.

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