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NCAS

March 20th, 2006

The North Carolina Academy of the Sciences hold their annual conference and the results are..

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Story Behind: The Laymans

February 9th, 2006

The Layman’s have been making a difference at WWC since 2004…

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NSS Information

January 26th, 2006

NSS Information

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David Moore and the Emergency Excavation (WIP)

December 7th, 2005

David Moore and his team uncover a significant find after ’04 floods.

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Ogg/Laursen Renovation

November 18th, 2005

News on renovations at Ogg and Laursen

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ACA Grants

November 15th, 2005

Sally Fischer and Dongping Han receive ACA grants.

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Composting makes a comeback on campus

September 27th, 2005

After a false start or two, composting is back at Warren Wilson College thanks to the Greendrum. Which, of course, immediately begs the question: “What on earth is the Greendrum?”

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For schoolteacher Ben Seymour, it’s south to Alaska

September 16th, 2005

Ben Seymour ’02 has headed south this fall, “south” clearly being a relative term in this case. After three years of teaching elementary-school students on Alaska’s Little Diomede Island, Seymour has moved to another assignment in the Bering Strait School District: to the village of Golovin, in the southern part of the Seward Peninsula jutting into the Bering Sea.

 

 

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Biodiesel Arrives on Warren Wilson Campus

September 15th, 2005

Three hundred gallons of biodiesel were delivered to the
Warren Wilson College auto shop Sept. 8, the largest
shipment the College has ever received according to
auto shop supervisor Ray Cockrell. The College is also
the first commercial customer of Blue Ridge Biofuels
Cooperative, a new biodiesel manufacturer in Asheville.

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The Asheville Peace Park

September 15th, 2005

In the 1960s, Charlie Thomas (WWC ’65) gathered stones from local farms to help build the College Chapel. It was his first encounter with construction work. Forty years later, Thomas is still collecting stones…

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What Did Warren Wilson Students Do This Summer?

September 15th, 2005

Warren Wilson students spent the summer of 2005 doing all sorts of interesting things. Here is just a sample:

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Natural Science Seminars (WIP)

January 31st, 2005

The Natural Science Seminars are more than just research…

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