cycling team

Mountain Bike Team in
excellent form before Nationals

October 13, 2015

The Mountain Bike Team returned to racing action this weekend at Lindsey Wilson College in Columbia, Kentucky. The team’s hard work, focused training and excellent coaching paid off at the races.

David Moore (center) and Berry Site colleagues

Explore the 16th century
Spanish artifacts from the Berry Site

Exploring Joara Foundation and Warren Wilson College are sponsoring a one-day-only exhibit of the sixteenth-century Spanish artifacts from the Fort San Juan excavations at the Berry Site.

divestment students

Warren Wilson College
commits to fossil fuel divestment

October 12, 2015

In a move that aligns the College’s investments with its core values, the Board of Trustees voted unanimously to divest endowment funds from fossil fuels over the next five years.

Obie Ford

Warren Wilson concludes Latino and Hispanic Heritage Month
with social justice conversation

October 7, 2015

The College’s Wilson, Inclusion, Diversity and Equity (WIDE) Office’s annual Latino and Hispanic Heritage Month concludes with “A Conversation with COLA,” Monday, Oct. 12, at 6:30 p.m. in Canon Lounge.

Johnson Bowles swearing in

K. Johnson Bowles appointed to Library Board of Virginia

Vice President for Advancement K. Johnson Bowles is a newly appointed member of the Library Board of Virginia by Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe. With her appointment, Bowles becomes one of four out-of-state gubernatorial appointees among the 28 announced Oct. 2, 2015.


Warren Wilson Theatre presents
“Exit, Pursued by a Bear”

Warren Wilson Theatre presents “Exit, Pursued by a Bear” October 8-10 at 7:30 p.m. and October 11 at 2:30 p.m. Director and Theatre Department Chair Candace Taylor works with actors from the Warren Wilson community to bring Gunderson’s vibrant characters to the stage.


LAURELS poster session

October 5, 2015

On Monday, October 12, the Natural Sciences LAURELS (Learning About Undergraduate Research Excellence from Last Summer) poster session will be held from 4-5 p.m. in the Elvis Lounge (2nd floor of Witherspoon).

immigration panel

Immigration panel with Sheriff Van Duncan and community partners

October 3, 2015

On Monday, October 5, 7-8:30 p.m. in Canon Lounge, an immigration panel with Buncombe County Sheriff Van Duncan and Warren Wilson College community partners will examine the economic and political relationship between the United States and Latin America.

2015 Homecoming Poster

Potential weather leads to Homecoming/Family Weekend cancellation

October 1, 2015

Due to an unusual amount of rain over the past 10 days combined with storms and strong winds predicted throughout the weekend, and a declared state of emergency for North Carolina, Warren Wilson College has canceled Homecoming and Family Weekend.

Ellen Bryant Voigt is seen at her home on Thursday, September 17, 2015 in Cabot, VT. The poet was recently selected as one of the 2015 MacArthur Fellows.

Warren Wilson College MFA Program for Writers
founder named a MacArthur “genius”

September 29, 2015

Poet Ellen Bryant Voigt, Chair of the academic board and founder of the Warren Wilson College MFA Program for Writers, is one of 24 2015 MacArthur Fellows, the Foundation announced Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015.