Outdoor Leadership classes at the Alpine Tower
Warren Wilson College's Outdoor Leadership classes Initiatives for Adventure Education, taught by Jill Overholt, and Challenge Course Management, taught by Ed Raiola, worked together to create and implement an adventure education field trip for the sixth grade classes at nearby ArtSpace Charter School.
Spring Open House
If you’re a high school junior, sophomore or freshman, or a potential transfer student, you’re invited to Warren Wilson College’s Spring Open House on Saturday, March 29. Students will have an opportunity to meet faculty, staff and current students; tour the campus; learn more about the academic program, the Warren Wilson College Triad, financial aid and campus life; and meet admission counselors. The day also will include Warren Wilson College Samplers at various locations across campus, showcasing different aspects of campus life. Students and their families also are invited to enjoy lunch as guests of the College. Register here to reserve a space at the Spring Open House. Or call us at 800-934-3536. We look forward to seeing you this spring!
EcoDorm continues to be recognized as a trailblazer among college dorms
More than a decade after it opened, accolades continue to roll in for Warren Wilson’s iconic EcoDorm. The latest comes from Mother Nature Network. The trailblazing EcoDorm also has received extensive coverage from such major news media as The New York Times Sunday Magazine and CNN International (at minute 10:30). The EcoDorm opened in 2003 as a pioneering model of energy-efficient building designs and renewable-energy technologies, is the first building on a college campus to achieve LEED Platinum certification in the Existing Buildings (EB) category. Platinum certification is the highest rating level a building can receive under the LEED system.
Learn, Laugh, Live: Weekend@Wilson 2014
Mark your calendar for June 27-29 and plan to attend Weekend@Wilson, a chance for alumni, parents, friends and their families to participate in fun workshops and stay in the dorms while enjoying the summer beauty of the Swannanoa Valley. New programs this year include Fido Fermentation, Garden Containers and Mobile Phone Photography. With over 30 workshops, there are plenty of interesting activities for both adults and children. Registration will open in May. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Warren Wilson Echo
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