Warren Wilson College News

Robin Martin named Warren Wilson head women’s basketball coach

July 14th, 2014 -

The former head coach at Penn State Lehigh Valley will seek to build on the success of ex-Owls coach Rob Shook.


Warren Wilson Professor Jeff Keith interviewed by NPR’s “Tell Me More”

June 19th, 2014 -

Global studies professor Jeff Keith spoke with NPR’s Audie Cornish about his students’ work at the South Asheville Cemetery on “Tell Me More.”


Field Day at the Berry Archaeological Site features look at fort’s moat

July 1st, 2014 -

Warren Wilson College and partners held the annual Field Day day at the Berry Archaeological Site near Morganton, N.C.


Nation’s top bee expert visits Warren Wilson College garden and apiary

June 16th, 2014 -

Dr. Jeff Pettis, an entomologist with an expertise in honey bees, recently visited the College’s apiary. Read or listen to a story that features 2014 graduate Cecile Parrish and sophomore Shawn Ditzler.


Warren Wilson College Dean’s List announced for Spring 2014 semester

June 20th, 2014 -

The Registrar’s Office has released the Dean’s List for the spring semester at Warren Wilson College.


TRIO students visit Warren Wilson

June 20th, 2014 -

A TRIO group from Wake County, N.C., recently visited campus to learn more about the College.


Warren Wilson College 2014 Commencement photo gallery

May 21st, 2014 -

Check out the images from 2014 commencement. Thanks to Arlin Geyer for his work!


Owens named WWC Vice President for Administration and Finance

June 5th, 2014 -

Stephanie R. Owens, CPA, has been named Vice President for Administration and Finance and CFO at Warren Wilson.


Warren Wilson College Free Store diverts 4.3 tons from landfill

June 17th, 2014 -

When it’s time to pack up for summer, our students never fear; when in doubt, we free-pile it!


The Building of the Chapel: Beverly Ohler remembers

June 4th, 2014 -

The Warren Wilson Presbyterian Church and College Chapel resides in a beautiful A-frame structure made of wood and rock, as beautiful as it is holy. A campus treasure, it seems as new today as it did in 1964 when we opened its doors.


Summer service on her own two legs

May 7th, 2014 -

Freshman Ally Miller from Sparta, N.J., has planned a summer full of service by cycling across the country.


Warren Wilson professor to write series on climate resilience

May 22nd, 2014 -

Laura Lengnick has been asked to write a series of articles on the National Climate Assessment and climate resilience in agriculture for the Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project.


Sagal, sun highlight 2014 Commencement

May 17th, 2014 -

Peter Sagal
The 2014 Commencement was a celebration of the achievements of an accomplished group of graduates. After a chilly, foggy start to the day, a warm sun broke through for the College’s 46th Commencement as a four-year institution. Peter Sagal, host of NPR’s “Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me!”, delivered his first college commencement address at the ceremony where 172 Warren Wilson graduates received their bachelor’s degrees.


President Solnick moderates event with Olympia Snowe, Dee Dee Myers

June 3rd, 2014 -

WWC President Steve Solnick served as moderator of the 10th annual Power of the Purse luncheon in Asheville.


Warren Wilson College: a leader in original undergraduate research

April 25th, 2014 -

Over the past decade WWC science students have received more N.C. Academy of Science grants and awards than students at any other school.


Taylore Huntley receives Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

May 30th, 2014 -

Congratulations to junior Taylore Huntley, who received a Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship.


Celebrate Warren Wilson’s Critical Language Scholarship winners

May 8th, 2014 -

Warren Wilson senior Marshall McCollum and junior Owen Harris will travel abroad this summer as recipients of Critical Language Scholarships.


Parliament: a Gathering of Owls 2013-2014

May 15th, 2014 -

Digital yearbooks are available for free download. Hardback and paperback versions are available for purchase as well. For downloads, purchase links, and more information visit this website


Thanks for breakfast!

May 14th, 2014 -

Thanks to Sodexo for last night’s delicious breakfast and a fun time at the end of the academic year!


2014 Lettuce Eating Contest results

May 13th, 2014 -

The 2014 Lettuce Eating Contest raised $578 for the Class of 2014 senior gift to the WWC Fund.