Warren Wilson College News

Taylore Huntley receives Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

May 30th, 2014 -

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

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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.

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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

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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!

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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.

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WWC Garden Market

June 17th, 2014 -

Stop by the Warren Wilson College Garden Market every Friday, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

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Warren Wilson professor selected to participate in “The Odyssey” seminar

April 24th, 2014 -

David J. Bradshaw is among 20 faculty members nationwide chosen by the CIC and the Center for Hellenic Studies.

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WWC Psychology Department partners with Hinds Feet Farm

May 22nd, 2014 -

The Psychology Department has partnered with Hinds Feet Farm, a program for people recovering from an acquired or traumatic brain injury.

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WWC MFA faculty, alumna awarded 2014 Guggenheim Fellowships

April 11th, 2014 -

Faculty members Christopher Castellani and Mary Szybist and alumna Meghan O’Rourke are among the Guggenheim Fellowship winners for 2014.

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Fiske Guide to Colleges 2014 names Warren Wilson among 20 “Best Buys”

February 8th, 2014 -

For the eighth time since 2005, the guide has chosen WWC as one of the nation’s “Best Buys” among private colleges.

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Jones, Leeson lead Owls at Road Bike National Championships

May 6th, 2014 -

This spring marked just the second season for the Warren Wilson Road Bike Team, but thanks to an impressive spring campaign that exceeded expectations, the Cycling Owls sent a small crew to their first ever Road Bike National Championships in Richmond, Va.

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WWC Commencement speakers: robed, but not from the same cloth

May 13th, 2014 -

Although forerunner Asheville Farm School was founded in the 1890s, Warren Wilson College has been awarding bachelor’s degrees just since 1969.

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Senior Wendy Eliot wins Senior Gift tattoo contest

May 1st, 2014 -

Senior Wendy Eliot is the winner of the photo contest for the Class of 2014 senior gift tattoo fundraiser.

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2014 Warren Wilson College Circus draws big crowds to Bryson Gym

May 12th, 2014 -

The Circus is an annual event that brings together students, faculty, staff, neighbors, families and friends.

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WWC’s Ana Lara receives 2014 Newman Civic Fellows Award

April 11th, 2014 -

Ana Lara, who is double majoring in psychology and sociology/anthropology, has been selected by Campus Compact to receive the award.

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Warren Wilson students complete Owl Sculpture in front of DeVries Gym

May 6th, 2014 -

Laetitia Mead, a senior and swim team member, and her assistant, junior Johnny Steinbock, helped to complete the Owl Sculpture donated by Ike Belk.

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WWC’s Service Program Office names 2014 Service Award Winners

April 28th, 2014 -

Students, faculty, staff and an alumnus are recipients of this year’s service awards from the Service Program Office.

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Warren Wilson College sponsors Moogfest

April 26th, 2014 -

Moogfest 2014
Warren Wilson College was a regional sponsor for Moogfest, held April 23-27 in downtown Asheville. The College’s presence included WWC Global Studies professor David Abernathy and environmental studies graduate Linden Blasius ’11. The two launched flights of the GIS department’s quadcopter drone to provide a view from above.

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Looking for break trip leaders for 2014-2015

April 25th, 2014 -

The Service Program Office is looking for potential break trip student leaders for the 2014-2015 academic year.

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WWC Alumni Board honors retiring Vice President Richard Blomgren

May 1st, 2014 -

The WWC Alumni Board was on campus April 25-26 during the Board of Trustees meeting for its annual spring meeting.

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