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Archive for the ‘National Press’ Category

Associated Press feature tells story of Alma Shippy’s enrollment

January 6th, 2011

The inspiring story of the 1952 enrollment of Alma Shippy, Warren Wilson’s first black student, is the subject of an Associated Press national feature story.


CNN International, The New York Times feature life in the EcoDorm

September 27th, 2009

Warren Wilson’s EcoDorm is in the media spotlight again, thanks to a story that aired on CNN International’s “Eco Solutions” and a photo essay in The New York Times Sunday Magazine.


Kaplan Newsweek Guide recognizes WWC and its learning Triad

August 13th, 2009

Warren Wilson College is one of the 2009 guide’s “25 Colleges That Might Be Right for You.”


Another New York Times piece highlights Warren Wilson

November 5th, 2007

A piece titled “Outside the Box” by Lisa Guernsey in the November 2007 issue of the Times’ Education Life underscores what sets Warren Wilson College apart.


Warren Wilson featured in Chronicle special report on campus sustainability

October 17th, 2006

As part of a special report titled, “The Sustainable University,” the College Farm is featured in the Oct. 20, 2006, issue of The Chronicle of Higher Education.


WWC named No. 4 of 40 best colleges

September 1st, 2003

Outside magazine has named Warren Wilson College and Asheville No. 4 on its list of "Forty Best College Towns," the cover story for the September 2003 issue.


The Boston Globe Profiles WWC

September 24th, 2000

A College That Isn’t For Everyone


The New York Times Profiles WWC

February 6th, 2000

Blue-Collar Jobs Complement Liberal Arts Courses


USA Today Profiles WWC

May 18th, 1998

At this school, work is par for the course