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.

alumni social

Alumni Connections Social on Oct. 1

Students can network with alumni who are returning to campus for Homecoming.

Greenwell and Bacote reading

New writing faculty members
present poetry and fiction reading

September 25, 2015

New undergraduate writing faculty members Lia Greenwell and Catina Bacote will present a reading of their creative work on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 7 p.m., in the Cole Room of the library.

Warren Wilson College music professor Wayne Erbsen, left,  Phil Jamison, center, and Associate Director of Alumni Relations Kelly Ball perform during an old-time music jam session on the campus.

Warren Wilson College helps make Asheville one of “The 25 Best College Music Scenes”

September 24, 2015

Warren Wilson College is located in one of “The 25 Best College Music Scenes,” according to

The Warren Wilson College Farm is one of “The 40 Best College Farms in America,” according to

Warren Wilson College Farm among “The 40 Best College Farms in America”

September 23, 2015

The Warren Wilson College Farm is one of “The 40 Best College Farms in America,” according to

Warren Wilson College students Courtney Schwein, left, and Sophie Willihnganz, right, participate in 2015 Service Day at Verner Center for Early Learning in Asheville.

Warren Wilson College Service Program one of U.S. News & World Report’s “Academic Programs to Look For”

September 22, 2015

Warren Wilson College’s Service Program is one of only 26 college service-learning programs noted as “outstanding examples of academic programs that are believed to lead to student success” by U.S. News & World Report.

(L-R) Biology professor Alisa Hove, Cultivating Science apprentice Cora Barber '17 and biology and environmental studies assistant manager Natasha Shipman in the greenhouse.JPG

Cultivating Science program awarded Work Colleges Consortium grant

September 19, 2015

The Work Colleges Consortium has awarded a Faculty and Staff Grant for a work-learning program in the Warren Wilson College greenhouse.

James Tyson, left, and Bree Newsome, right, discuss racism in America with Warren Wilson College students. Photo: Khaetlyn Grindell

Activist’s message to Warren Wilson College students: “Stand up. Push back. Don’t be scared anymore.”

September 17, 2015

The pair who brought down the Confederate battle flag in front of the South Carolina State House spoke to a near-capacity crowd at Warren Wilson College.