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Community Meeting: Governance-the Icing on the Cake

May 6th, 2012

The last Community Meeting of the year ended with a cake social and opportunity for the community to give Forum and Caucus feedback on how they think our new governance is working. The May 2 meeting opened with an activity where  cooperation, communication, and work toward a common goal was demonstrated among leadership within Forum, [...]


Community Meeting: Photos and updates from February 29 are posted

March 6th, 2012

The Community Meeting was very successful. A lot of fantastic input was gathered on what should make up our Warren Wilson Community Creed.  Nearly 150 people participated in small group discussions on the subject, and each group compiled four ideas along with general notes to officially present to the steering committee for consideration.  This committee [...]


Community Meeting on February 29: Drafting Our Campus Creed

February 16th, 2012

A steering committee that includes Paula Garrett, Caucus Conveners, Scott Fair, Ed Raiola and Keri Willever is aiming to involve the WWC community in creating a Warren Wilson College Campus Creed. There appears to be increasing numbers of instances where a lack of accountability and civil discourse is taking place on campus.  These instances involve issues varying in range from racial insensitivity, sexual [...]


Community Meeting on Race: Photos for February 1 posted

February 2nd, 2012

 The Community Meeting on Race highlighted community members’ stories about experiences with racism on campus. The meeting also included action and commitment tables geared towards combating racism and fostering an inclusive community. Attendance was high as community members contributed to an important dialogue that is shaping campus dynamics.


Community Meeting on Race

January 26th, 2012

The Community Meeting on Race will highlight community members’ stories about experiences with racism on campus. The meeting will also include action and commitment tables geared towards combating racism and fostering an inclusive community. Please attend the meeting and contribute to an important dialogue that is shaping our campus dynamic. When: February 1, 4:00-5:00p.m. Where: [...]


Community Meeting Photos for Nov. 9: What is YOUR Desirable Future?

November 10th, 2011

As a warm-up to an awesome, fantastic evening with Wendell Berry, Stan Cross and Environmental Leadership Center’s Campus Greening Crew presented the College’s State of the Climate to inform the community about our progress toward the greenhouse gas emissions goals the College pledged to a few years back. Serious stuff and Stan did his best to [...]


Message from the President

November 9th, 2011

To the Campus Community: Recently both the Student Caucus and Faculty/Staff Forum supported a resolution about time set aside for Community Meetings. I’m writing to let you know I’ve approved their policy proposal, which reads as follows: “In order to emphasize the importance of Community Meetings, and with the intention of making Community Meetings accessible [...]


Community Meeting November 9: What is YOUR Desirable Future?

November 9th, 2011

As a warm-up to an awesome, fantastic evening with Wendell Berry, Stan Cross and Environmental Leadership Center’s Campus Greening Crew will present the College’s State of the Climate to inform the community about our progress toward the greenhouse gas emissions goals the College pledged to a few years back. Serious stuff but Stan promises to do [...]


Photos for October 5-2011 Community Meeting

October 6th, 2011

Governance Ice Cream Social: Get to Know Decision Makers While Eating Ice Cream! Sponsored and Presented by Caucus. Attendees:  Caucus conveners and members, Forum conveners and members, Policy Committee leaders and members, President, Governance Task Force members, Presidential Search Task Force, and campus community.


Community Meeting for October 5, 2011

September 29th, 2011

Governance Ice Cream Social: Get to Know Decision Makers While Eating Ice Cream! On Wednesday, October 5th from 4pm-5pm in Canon Lounge there will be a Governance Ice Cream Social! The idea behind the social is for students, faculty, and staff to become more familiar with Governance figures and how the new WWC governance structure [...]