Warren Wilson College News

In the Cabinet – March 25, 2014

March 31st, 2014 -

Click to read the PDF report: In the Cabinet – March 25, 2014.

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Dialogue Arts Project is coming to Warren Wilson on April 11-12

April 8th, 2014 -

Adam Falkner, founder of the Project, will be on campus to lead two workshops and host two celebratory events.

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The Mission Barrel and the Theater

March 24th, 2014 -

The box was flat but sturdy with the address neatly lettered on the top.

TO: Warren Wilson Jr. College — Swannanoa, North Carolina

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WWC Alumni Board hosts gathering at Asheville Area Arts Council

April 1st, 2014 -

The Warren Wilson College Alumni Board recently hosted an alumni gathering at the Asheville Area Arts Council.

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Dialogue Arts Project founder to visit campus

March 21st, 2014 -

Dialogue Arts Project founder Adam Falkner will be on campus in April to lead workshops on diversity. Contact the Theatre Crew at theatre@warren-wilson.edu for details on how to participate.

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Art faculty exhibit in Holden Gallery

March 31st, 2014 -

Warren Wilson’s Elizabeth Holden Gallery recently featured works of art by Warren Wilson College faculty.

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In the Cabinet – March 11, 2014

March 19th, 2014 -

Click to read the PDF report: In the Cabinet – March 11, 2014.

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Inclement weather procedure

November 25th, 2013 -

To check the status of classes the College schedule, call the College hotline at 828-258-4521.

Students, keep in mind that classes may be canceled or work crew schedules altered if the professor or supervisor is unable to travel to campus. If your crew supervisor is not available, report to the work program office.

When classes are canceled, the College will continue other operations for the well-being of residential students.

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At home in the New Year

January 13th, 2014 -

Just before Christmas, Rochelle Thom and her children settled in to their brand-new Habitat for Humanity home in Swannanoa, N.C. Rochelle, a kitchen manager working for Sodexo at Warren Wilson College, is a first-time homeowner and a single mom who has worked hard to create a better life for her two children.

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President Solnick and Dean Garrett meet with local entrepreneurs

March 25th, 2014 -

Steve Solnick and Paula Garrett met with entrepreneurs March 25 to explore ways Warren Wilson College can be engaged in entrepreneurial opportunities.

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Buying EPA sulfur dioxide credits to reduce pollution

March 14th, 2014 -

Smokestacks
Professor Susan Kask’s Environmental and Ecological Economics class is raising money to bid on the EPA’s SO2 (sulfur dioxide) allowances. SO2 causes acid rain, which is extremely harmful to the environment. The more permits Warren Wilson College purchases, the less will be available for big utility companies. Less permits means less SO2 in our air.

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Chemistry professor awarded grant to lead undergraduate research

March 21st, 2014 -

WWC chemistry professor John Brock has received a research-training grant for work at Hollings Marine Laboratory.

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In the Cabinet – March 4, 2014

March 10th, 2014 -

Click to read the PDF report: In the Cabinet – March 4, 2014.

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EcoDorm continues to be recognized as a trailblazer among college dorms

February 14th, 2014 -

More than a decade after it opened, accolades continue to roll in for Warren Wilson College’s iconic EcoDorm.

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WWC Professor Catherine Reid reads from her new essay collection

March 13th, 2014 -

On March 5, the Creative Writing program hosted WWC writing professor Catherine Reid reading an essay from her new book, Falling Into Place: An Intimate Geography of Home.

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WWC basketball teams play in USCAA nationals

February 26th, 2014 -

Championship Basketball
Warren Wilson College’s basketball teams made it to the 2014 USCAA Basketball National Championships in Uniontown, Pa. The women received a No. 8 seed and the men a No. 5.

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Fireside chat with President Solnick and Spiritual Life Director Ammons

March 7th, 2014 -

WWC Director of Spiritual Life and Chaplain Brian Ammons sat down with President Steve Solnick on Wednesday evening for a cozy fireside chat in the Work Program Office.

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Work Day, Warren Wilson’s annual rite of spring, set for April 2

March 26th, 2014 -

Numerous projects, from fence building to pond cleanup, are planned for Work Day 2014 at Warren Wilson.

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Pep rally sends fighting Owls off to win the USCAA basketball championships

March 4th, 2014 -

On Monday, March 3, the Warren Wilson College community sent the men’s and women’s basketball teams off to the 2014 USCAA Basketball National Championships with a rousing pep rally. Check out the photos.

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Kindergartners from W.D. Williams Elementary visit College Farm

March 13th, 2014 -

What’s better than a trip to the zoo on a school day? Visiting the Warren Wilson College Farm, of course.

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