Warren Wilson College News

Archive for 2005

Plans for new residence hall — UPDATED INFORMATION

November 7th, 2005

Follow this link to an updated PowerPoint presentation on the new residence hall. Questions? Contact Cathy Kramer, ckramer@warren-wilson.edu.

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Harwood-Cole lecture RESCHEDULED for Saturday, December 3

November 2nd, 2005

The Harwood-Cole lecture scheduled for Sat., Nov. 5 has been rescheduled for Sat., Dec. 3 2005.

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Dorm codes to change

November 2nd, 2005

There has been a recent upswing in the number of invited and uninvited visitors getting into the residence halls by way of knowing the front door code.

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Warren Wilson mountain bike team finishes 2nd in national championships

November 1st, 2005

Led by strong performances by Ashlee Robison and Kylie Krauss, the Warren Wilson College mountain bike team finished second in Division II of the 2005 USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships at Seven Springs, Pa., Oct. 28-30.

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Housing and registration news

October 31st, 2005

If you are a student and already know that you will not be registering for the 2006 spring semester, please let the Housing Crew know as soon as possible.

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WWC This Week — November 1, 2005

October 31st, 2005

November 1, 2005     Vol. 9   No. 13 ******************* COMMUNITY NEWS ******************* WWC mountain bike team finishes 2nd in national championships Led by strong performances by Ashlee Robison and Kylie Krauss, the Warren Wilson College mountain bike team finished second in Division II of the 2005 USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships at Seven Springs, [...]

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Hurricane Relief Service Trip share session and slideshow

October 31st, 2005

Thursday, Nov. 3, at 4 pm in Canon Lounge — Service Learning invites the WWC community to see images from the Gulf Coast and hear stories experienced first hand by the students you so graciously helped send to help with the relief effort. View an online slideshow from the trip.

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Warren Wilson among 12 schools profiled in Schumans Old Main

October 28th, 2005

Warren Wilson College is one of 12 institutions nationwide profiled in “Old Main: Small Colleges in Twenty-First Century America,” written by Samuel Schuman and published by The Johns Hopkins University Press.

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This Week in Service

October 28th, 2005

UPCOMING EVENTS The Blood Drive is this Tuesday, November 1st between 1:30-6:30 in Bryson Gym. Make sure to come on time and remember to BRING YOUR ID! ID’s are now required to donate blood. Questions, call Janet x3065 Students from Katrina Relief Fall Break Trip to the Gulf Coast will host a Community Forum on [...]

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Staff Forum meets Wed., Nov. 2

October 28th, 2005

The next Staff Forum meeting will be Wed., Nov. 2, 4 p.m. in Canon Lounge. The agenda for Nov. 2 and minutes from the last meeting follow.

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Outdoor Programs for term 2

October 26th, 2005

Read on for a schedule of adventures during term 2.

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“Society and the Military in Israel from a Feminist Perspective”

October 26th, 2005

Dr. Diana Dolev of Israel’s New Profile, will present a lecture titled, "Society and the Military in Israel from a Feminist Perspective" Wed., Nov. 2 at 6:30 p.m. in Kittredge Theater.

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WWC mtn biking team cleans up at conference championships

October 25th, 2005

The WWC mountain biking team put in a commanding performance at conference championships on October 15 and 16.

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Thomas Berry Student Writing Award winners

October 25th, 2005

Congratulations to the winners of the Environmental Leadership Center’s Thomas Berry Student Writing Award contest. Emily Dignan, a senior from Groveland, MA, won first place for her essay "Optimism, trust, wholeness: the call for a new world view." Kimberly Miller, a junior from Morristown, TN, was runner up with her essay "Why poultry isn’t paltry."

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Women\’s soccer — final home game

October 24th, 2005

It was a beautiful fall day for the last home game of the season. The sidelines were full of parents, grandparents, poodles, students and community fans.

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WWC This Week — October 25, 2005

October 24th, 2005

October 25, 2005 Vol. 9 No. 12 Community News New residence hall planning meetings Performa, the consultants working with us on the construction of our new residence halls, will be on campus the week after fall break. They will be hosting open meetings for the community on Tuesday, October 25 from 5:30-7 p.m. and on [...]

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Report on the Insurance Consortium with the North Carolina Independent Colleges & Universities

October 12th, 2005

A report from the Personnel Advisory Committee on the outcome of the NCICU Employee Benefits Consortium.

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Apply online

October 10th, 2005

for free!

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WWC This Week — October 11, 2005 Vol. 9 No. 11

October 10th, 2005

October 11, 2005     Vol. 9   No. 11 —————————- COMMUNITY NEWS —————————- Community Meeting On Tuesday, October 11, Student Caucus and Social Work Practice II: Communities and Organizations class will be hosting a special community event from 4-5 p.m. in Cannon Lounge. This particular community meeting will be a panel of returned relief workers who have [...]

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Staff Forum — Wednesday, 4 p.m., Canon Lounge

October 10th, 2005

The last Staff Forum meeting of Term 1 will convene on Wednesday, October 12 at 4 p.m. in Canon Lounge. Following is the  agenda for the meeting and the minutes from the September 28 meeting.

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