Parliament of Scholars

January 11, 2017

Parliament of Scholars invitation

Join us at 9 AM on Sunday, February 19, 2017 for our annual celebration of academic excellence. Accepted students to Warren Wilson College’s Class of 2017 are invited to learn about what scholarship looks like at our college. This event will showcase outstanding student research in addition to faculty innovation and published work. Review schedule below, and contact the Office of Admissions with any further questions.

If you’d like to join us, contact an Admission counselor for an invitation.

Schedule

Welcome 
A Last Lecture
This lecture is modeled after an ongoing series of lectures where top academics are asked to think deeply about what matters to them, and then give a hypothetical “final lecture“ answering the question “what wisdom would you try to impart to the world if you knew it was your last chance?”

Profile of Undergraduate Research
Learn about Warren Wilson’s outstanding opportunities for undergraduate students to participate in original research.

Academic Innovation
A panel of faculty and staff highlighting our innovative approach to curriculum and learning.

Scholars Brunch
A delicious sit down brunch serving locally sourced food.

Awards Ceremony
College President Dr. Solnick presents students with certificates recognizing their academic achievement.

The Work of the Mind (students)
Pew Learning Center (guests)
While student scholars discuss how the work of the mind informs our lives, guests will learn more about the Pew Learning Center.

Reception and Celebration
A final chance to congratulate and celebrate this year’s Parliament.