News

Class of 2015

Shining Bright

May 19, 2015

Celebrating the Class of 2015

Cycling nationals women's TTT

WWC 10th at Collegiate
Cycling National Championships

May 14, 2015

The cycling Owls wrapped up an excellent season with the Collegiate Road Nationals in Asheville, N.C.

Old-time jam

WWC Old-Time Bands at the Old Farmers Ball Contra Dance

May 13, 2015

Warren Wilson’s old-time bands, the Riverbend Ramblers and the Swannanoa String Breakers, will be playing at the Old Farmers Ball Contra Dance in Bryson Gym, Thursday, May 14, 8-11 p.m.

White Barn

Conservation Film Festival

May 12, 2015

Librarian Heather Stewart Harvey and biology professor JJ Apodaca have teamed up with WildSouth and eight very dedicated students to create a series of conservation-based documentaries.

Peter Sagal 2014 commencement

WWC Commencement speakers:
robed, but not from the same cloth

Yes, Vice President George H.W. Bush delivered the address in 1986, about 2½ years before he was elected President. That also was the year Ben Holden retired after a successful 15-year run as Warren Wilson’s second president.

Capstone

7th Annual Academic Capstone Carnival

May 6, 2015

Launched in 2009, the annual May event gives outstanding Warren Wilson seniors an opportunity to publicly present results of their capstone research, internships and creative projects.

ADV Nikki Giovani

Giovanni presents “Diversity as Art: Art is Diversity”

May 5, 2015

Warren Wilson College’s Spotlight Series for the 2014-15 academic year concludes May 7 with a presentation by poet Nikki Giovanni titled, “Diversity as Art: Art is Diversity.” The event, free and open to the public, begins at 7 p.m. in Kittredge Theater, at the north entrance to campus.

proyecto jirondai & LEAF

The interface between
modern technology and traditional wisdom

May 4, 2015

Proyecto Jirondai are leading voice projects in their communities, teaching children their song, and facilitating technological tools to record the voices of the bearers of tradition in audio and video.

Garden Cabin

College Magazine names Warren Wilson No. 2 “greenest campus”

May 2, 2015

Warren Wilson College’s long list of environmental plaudits has just grown lengthier still, with WWC being named second nationwide among College Magazine’s “Top 10 Greenest Campuses.”

Ben Lithicum

Sustainable Scholar

May 1, 2015

Ben Linthicum awarded Udall scholarship