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Campus certified as wildlife habitat

February 23, 2015

Students in biology professor Jessa Madosky’s fall semester Ecology class prepared the successful certification application after collecting data documenting work done by the College’s student Landscaping Crew.

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President Solnick in
The Chronicle of Higher Education

February 19, 2015

At a work college, students learn not only in classrooms but also through jobs grand and lowly: tutoring peers, managing applications, mowing the grass, milking cows on the campus farm, cleaning toilets.

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Warren Wilson College:
Small college, big economic impact

Warren Wilson College may be a relatively small institution, but the College has a big economic impact beyond its Swannanoa Valley campus.

Women in New Religions by Laura Vance

Professor’s new book
explores gender in new religions

Women in New Religions, a book by WWC Sociology/Anthropology Professor Laura Vance, was recently published by NYU Press.

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4713 Chinese/Lunar New Year Celebration

February 17, 2015

The Warren Wilson College A.P.I.S.A (Asian and Pacific Islander Student Alliance) is hosting the 4713 Chinese/Lunar New Year celebration on Sunday, Feb. 22 at 3 p.m. in Canon Lounge. Everyone is invited to celebrate the new year with good food, games, music and performances!

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“Come Hell or High Water”: a powerful film

February 11, 2015

The people who packed Warren Wilson College’s Holden Auditorium for the screening of “Come Hell or High Water” saw a powerful documentary about residents of a Gulf Coast community fighting for basic social and environmental justice.

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Jessica Culpepper ’04 wins landmark legal case

February 4, 2015

There are big court decisions, and even bigger court decisions – those that are clearly landmark rulings. Just a decade or so after graduating from Warren Wilson College, Jessica Culpepper ’04 is a lead attorney in one such landmark decision.

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Yarbrough Research Grants

Four students receive funding

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Obie Ford III
Inclusion, Diversity and Equity Director

February 3, 2015

The Wilson Inclusion, Diversity and Equity office empowers underrepresented student populations through mentorship, advocacy, community building and identity affirmation.

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Inspire a Change – No Excuses

Students promote domestic violence awareness at basketball games.