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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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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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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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Study Abroad application deadline extended to Friday, Oct. 3

September 24th, 2014

There are still a few spaces remaining in spring 2015 Study Abroad Courses!

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Listen: Gee’s Bend interview on “The State of Things”

September 29th, 2014

In 2002, the art world was rocked to its foundation by a group of unusual, abstract quilts made by African American women from Gee’s Bend, Alabama. Listen to a Gee’s Bend interview that aired Sept. 26 on “The State of Things.”

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What’s going on at the white barn?

September 25th, 2014

Last weekend, the Farm Crew weaned (separated) the calves from the cows.

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WWC President Steve Solnick part of 2014 Climate Leadership Summit

September 30th, 2014

The summit brings together college and university leaders to focus on ways to strengthen campus climate action and sustainability initiatives.

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Watch this: Interview with incoming climate activism powerhouse

September 23rd, 2014

Watch the “Moyers & Company” interview with future (Spring 2015) WWC student Kelsey Juliana about her climate activism.

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Service-learning partnership between WWC and Isaac Dickson Elementary School

September 23rd, 2014

Thirteen first-year students who are enrolled in education professor Annie Jonas’ First Year Seminar, Experiential Learning, were recently welcomed by their third grade learning partners at Asheville’s Isaac Dickson Elementary School.

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Bartels to speak Oct. 9 on “Water Bears” at Sigma Xi meeting at WWC

September 24th, 2014

WWC biology professor Paul Bartels will speak on “Tardigrades (aka Water Bears) in the Great Smoky Mountains.”

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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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“Gee’s Bend: From Quilts to Prints” exhibition continues at WWC, 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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Sign up for emergency text alerts

October 9th, 2013

The College’s emergency text alert system allows you to receive a text (sms) notification on your mobile phone in the event of a campus emergency.

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Costuming: A women’s soccer team tradition

September 10th, 2014

Though most teams depart for an away game with their t-shirts and sweats on, the Warren Wilson College Women’s Soccer team takes a different approach.

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U.S. News cites WWC’s model service program in “Programs to Look For”

September 9th, 2014

Warren Wilson has been recognized in “2015 Best Colleges” as having one of the nation’s leading service programs.

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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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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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Parent Reception at Outward Bound

August 20th, 2014

The Warren Wilson College Office of Admission hosted a reception at partner North Carolina Outward Bound. View the photos here.

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Warren Wilson Vice President/Dean publishes powerful HuffPost piece

September 11th, 2014

An open letter from Paula Garrett to the U.S. Supreme Court has been published by The Huffington Post.

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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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