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Warren Wilson College named most
LGBTQ-friendly college in North Carolina

August 3, 2015

Warren Wilson College is the most lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning-friendly college or university in North Carolina, according to eCollegeFinder.

Warren Wilson Bluegrass Band (L-R): Jake Yochem, Holly McIntyre, Kyle Gnadinger, Colin Martin, Michael Pittard 
Photo: Khaetlyn Grindell

Warren Wilson College Bluegrass Band
plays Billingham International Folklore Festival

The Warren Wilson College Bluegrass Band is set to play the Billingham International Folklore Festival of World Dance Aug. 7-15, 2015, in Billingham, England.

Janelle Holmboe

Vice President for Enrollment
Janelle Holmboe pens op-ed

July 27, 2015

Janelle Holmboe is a guest writer in the July 26, 2015, edition of the Asheville Citizen-Times.

Annie Jonas, Ed.D., professor and chair of the education department at Warren Wilson College, is an inaugural Engaged Faculty Scholar with the North Carolina Campus Compact.

Warren Wilson College professor
named inaugural Engaged Faculty Scholar

July 23, 2015

Annie Jonas, Ed.D., professor and chair of the education department at Warren Wilson College, is an inaugural Engaged Faculty Scholar with the North Carolina Campus Compact.

Jasper String Quartet

Swannanoa Chamber Music Festival
features award-winning Jasper String Quartet

The critically acclaimed Jasper String Quartet is set to take the stage at Kittredge Theatre Saturday, July 25, at 7:30 p.m. as a part of Warren Wilson College’s Swannanoa Chamber Music Festival.

Appalachian music professor  and “Hoedowns, Reels, and Frolics: Roots and Branches of Southern Appalachian Dance” author Phil Jamison.

Warren Wilson College professor’s new book uncovers multicultural influences on southern Appalachian dance

July 15, 2015

“Hoedowns, Reels, and Frolics: Roots and Branches of Southern Appalachian Dance” examines the history of square dances, step dances, reels and other forms of dance from southern Appalachia.

Photo: Juergen Frank

Swannanoa Chamber Music Festival presents 46th season

July 2, 2015

Warren Wilson College’s Swannanoa Chamber Music Festival presents internationally and critically acclaimed musicians in five public concerts set for July and early August.

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

Dean featured media expert as Supreme Court
hands down same-sex marriage ruling

July 1, 2015

Warren Wilson College Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College Paula Garrett provided her insight on the Supreme Court same-sex marriage ruling to multiple regional press outlets Friday.

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Warren Wilson College named a
2016 Fiske Guide “Best Buy”

Warren Wilson College is one of 44 institutions recognized by the Fiske Guide to Colleges Best Buys of 2016.