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Six Warren Wilson Students Receive Yarbrough Grant Funding

Rain, Rain, Go Away!

Western North Carolina receives 30 inches more rainfall than normal for this time of year

Students Travel to the Old Coal Town of Appalachia, VA

by Sheridan Boyle, guest writer

Let’s Get Real

Warren Wilson Becomes First College in Southeast to Sign the Real Food Commitment

Trashy Beauty

A Reflection on the Recycled Art Show

College Signs Real Food Commitment

The school has committed to having at least 40% local, sustainable and fair trade food in our cafeterias by 2020

Warren Wilson College State of Sustainability

Sustainability Across the Triad: Part I, Academics

The EPA Uncertain About Chemtronics

Community Meeting Yields Few Answers

Trashocolypse Targets Disposable Café Cups as Its Victim

Recycling Crew seeks to bring students’ attention the huge amount of waste that the campus produces

Jackelin Trevino from the Sierra Club Visits Campus to Talk About the Beyond Coal Campaign in Asheville

by Zazie Tobey, staff writer

Local Foods Crew Inform Students About Ongoing Sustainability Initiatives

Sustainability Manager Jenna Marshman and her crew visited Student Caucus Dec. 4 with an update to students

May the Best Dorm Win

Sunderland and Vining Compete to be the Greenest Dorm

“Bringing Nature Home” Author to Speak Dec. 12 at Warren Wilson

Doug Tallamy, Ph. D., will talk about sustaining wildlife and native plants, the topic of his new book, in Canon Lounge

Are “green” products making us more prone to consumerism and excessive waste?

by Micah Wilkins, Editor-in-Chief

Promoting Mutualism since 1997

by Ariel Burns, guest writer

Sandy Barrels up the East Coast Leaving a Wake of Destruction

Does climate change worsen the effect of superstorms like Hurricane Sandy?

EPA to host open meeting concerning the Superfund site behind Warren Wilson

Students will finally have the opportunity to be engaged in the discussion surrounding the Chemtronics site on Old Bee Tree Road

Warren Wilson Now Among Large Public Universities In Sustainability Practices

In college rankings, Warren Wilson College sees some ‘competition’ from bigger schools as sustainability movement spreads

President’s House Will Undergo Big Renovation

Lou Weber Reflects on her 15 Years at WWC

by Christian Diaz, News Editor

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