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Warren Wilson College applicants give Thanksgiving meals to Western North Carolina residents

November 25, 2015

Warren Wilson College’s application process for admission now provides meals for people in need. For every application submitted before Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, the Office of Admissions will donate the equivalent of one Thanksgiving meal to Loving Food Resources, a nonprofit providing food, health and personal care items to people in Western North Carolina living with HIV, AIDS or in home hospice care.

Warren Wilson College junior Melvis Madrigal is one of only 21 students awarded the North Carolina Campus Compact Community (NCCC) Impact Award.

Warren Wilson College student honored for outstanding leadership and service

November 24, 2015

Warren Wilson College junior Melvis Madrigal is one of only 21 students awarded the North Carolina Campus Compact Community (NCCC) Impact Award, which recognizes outstanding leadership and service.


Warren Wilson College, Presbyterian Church
give thanks for harvest and 90th anniversary

November 22, 2015

Warren Wilson College and Warren Wilson Presbyterian Church (WWPC) marked simultaneous milestones Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015, with the annual Harvest Celebration and the 90th anniversary of the WWPC congregation.

Warren Wilson College, May 2015, Swannanoa, North Carolina. (Photos by Chris Polydoroff)

Archaeology professor
rewrites U.S. settlement history

November 20, 2015

Fort San Juan is the earliest European settlement in the interior of the United States, 18 years before Roanoke (the Lost Colony) and 40 years before Jamestown. Warren Wilson College archaeology professor and Exploring Joara Foundation senior archaeologist David Moore will present “The Burning of Fort San Juan” Monday, November 23, 7 p.m. in Jensen Lecture Hall.

Warren Wilson College alumnus Lewis Pullman, left, stars in the Amazon Studios pilot "Highston" with guest star Shaquille O’Neal. Photo: Amazon Studios

Warren Wilson College alumnus stars in new Amazon pilot “Highston”

November 19, 2015

Warren Wilson College 2015 graduate Lewis Pullman is starring in the title role of the new Amazon Studios pilot “Highston,” which made its debut Sept. 23, 2015.

WIDE with Clint Smith

Creating positive change for the common good

November 17, 2015

The Wilson Inclusion, Diversity, & Equity Office (WIDE) sponsored Warren Wilson students to attend the Intersect Conference, where they engaged in challenging dialogue, reflection and training through keynote speakers, workshops and roundtable discussions.


“Utterly hilarious” Warren Wilson College alumna
Sara Benincasa returns for campus talk

November 13, 2015

Comedian and writer Sara Benincasa, a 2005 Warren Wilson College creative writing alumna The New York Times calls “utterly hilarious,” returns to the Asheville campus, Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, for a public reading, talk and question and answer session about her postgraduate popularity.

2015 paddling team at collegiate national championships in Roanoke, Va.

Warren Wilson women win whitewater gold

November 10, 2015

The paddling team brings home numerous medals from the collegiate national championships in Roanoke, Virginia.

2015 mountain bike nationals team

Mountain bike team finishes in
third place at national championships

For the fourteenth consecutive year, the Warren Wilson College mountain bike team has achieved a podium finish at the collegiate national championships!

Dean of Work Ian Robertson

Warren Wilson College Dean of Work to retire at end of 2015/16 academic year

November 3, 2015

After 35 years of dedicated service to Warren Wilson College, Ian Robertson, dean of work, announced his retirement effective at the end of the 2015/16 academic year.