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Ashvegas Hot sheet: VICE crew coming to Asheville for gerrymandering story

Ashvegas Hot sheet: VICE crew coming to Asheville for gerrymandering story

Also, Wanda Greene, the county manager for Buncombe County the past 23 years, has announced her retirement, and more.

by May 30, 2017 1 comment Asheville News
Lynn M. Morton is the eighth person and the first woman to hold the title of president at Warren Wilson College in Asheville, North Carolina. She takes on her new role in July after more than 25 years at Queens University of Charlotte, which is where she currently holds the title of provost and vice president for academic affairs. Photo: Reggie Tidwell/Warren Wilson College

Morton named Warren Wilson College’s new president

Morton is Warren Wilson College’s first woman president.

by May 4, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Warren Wilson College set to name new president

Warren Wilson College set to name new president

Stay tuned for updates.

by May 2, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Fundraising effort set up for injured Montreat College coach

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Fundraising effort set up for injured Montreat College coach

Also, the LaZoom Room is set to open Friday, and much, much more.

by March 6, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Actor Bill Pullman poses for a portrait to promote the film, "Walking Out," at the Music Lodge during the Sundance Film Festival on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Taylor Jewell/Invision/AP)

Actor Bill Pullman to deliver Warren Wilson College commencement address

Both of Pullman’s sons have graduated from Warren Wilson College in recent years.

by February 20, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Swannanoa Gathering celebrates 25th anniversary with summer program

Swannanoa Gathering celebrates 25th anniversary with summer program

It all starts on July Fourth weekend out at Warren Wilson College.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Anthropologie donates $15,000 to Asheville nonprofit Open Hearts

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Anthropologie donates $15,000 to Asheville nonprofit Open Hearts

Also, the annual Southside Community Thanksgiving Dinner is set, and much more.

by November 23, 2015 9 comments Asheville News
Warren Wilson College prof uncovers multiculutural influences on mountain dance in new book

Warren Wilson College prof uncovers multiculutural influences on mountain dance in new book

Phil Jamison, a nationally known dance caller, will celebrate the release of his new book at Malaprop’s on Friday.

by July 16, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
Warren Wilson College: SAT scores are optional for admissions applications

Warren Wilson College: SAT scores are optional for admissions applications

Warren Wilson joins a nationwide trend: today, roughly one third of U.S. colleges and universities have made SAT or ACT submissions optional.

by July 13, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
VIDEO Wild Connections: ‘Appalachian Gold and the plight of ginseng’

VIDEO Wild Connections: ‘Appalachian Gold and the plight of ginseng’

Check out this short documentary film by Warren Wilson College students about the threat of illegal harvesting to ginseng in WNC.

VIDEO Wild Connections: ‘Preserving Hickory Nut Gorge’

VIDEO Wild Connections: ‘Preserving Hickory Nut Gorge’

Three salamander species are found nowhere else in the world by Hickory Nut Gorge.

Wild Connections: The birds of spring in the mountains of Western North Carolina

Wild Connections: The birds of spring in the mountains of Western North Carolina

Learn to identify the pine siskin, winter wren, sharp-shinned hawk and more.

Wild Connections Film Fest set for May 13 at Pisgah Brewing in Black Mountain

Wild Connections Film Fest set for May 13 at Pisgah Brewing in Black Mountain

Pisgah Brewing will release its first in a series of “conservation brews” celebrating Western North Carolina’s treasured environment.

Wild Connections: Explore the waterfalls, hemlocks and rich cove forests of Hickory Nut Gorge

Wild Connections: Explore the waterfalls, hemlocks and rich cove forests of Hickory Nut Gorge

Get out and explore the Hickory Nut Gorge.

Wild Connections: A call to learn about WNC’s wild places, then work to defend them

Wild Connections: A call to learn about WNC’s wild places, then work to defend them

As spring arrives, anappeal to get out, enjoy nature and join those who are fighting to save our wild places, not from ourselves but for ourselves.

by March 30, 2015 0 comments Opinion
ASAP’s Business of Farming Conference set for Feb. 22 at Warren Wilson College

ASAP’s Business of Farming Conference set for Feb. 22 at Warren Wilson College

The conference covers everything from recording keeping to marketing for both beginning and veteran farmers.

Warren Wilson College students rally after “KKK” carved into campus tree; campus police investigate ‘hate crime’

Warren Wilson College students rally after “KKK” carved into campus tree; campus police investigate ‘hate crime’

Some students feel that diversity is under assault at the liberal arts college.

by November 22, 2013 19 comments Asheville News
Updated: Warren Wilson College officials announce they are killing business department

Updated: Warren Wilson College officials announce they are killing business department

Warren Wilson College students are rallying to try and reverse the decision.

by November 13, 2013 42 comments Asheville business, Asheville News
Warren Wilson College lands $2.1 million to turn art department into craft center

Warren Wilson College lands $2.1 million to turn art department into craft center

The college will hire faculty and staff in the areas of sculpture, woodworking, blacksmithing and more.

by May 13, 2013 1 comment Asheville News
Fiddles & Folklife coming to Warren Wilson College campus April 20

Fiddles & Folklife coming to Warren Wilson College campus April 20

The event features a ton of old-time music and more.

by April 15, 2013 0 comments Asheville Music
National champions! Warren Wilson College basketball team wins big

National champions! Warren Wilson College basketball team wins big

The Owls of Warren Wilson College beat Penn State Fayette, 76-68, on Saturday night in a hard-fought battle to win the USCAA Div. II national championship.

by March 2, 2013 5 comments Asheville sports
Cheer on the Warren Wilson College basketball team today at 5 p.m.

Cheer on the Warren Wilson College basketball team today at 5 p.m.

The Owls are on a roll. They knocked off the top seed in their tournament last night and play fourth seed Penn State Beaver this evening.

by March 1, 2013 0 comments Asheville sports
He’s back! James Franco returns to Asheville area

He’s back! James Franco returns to Asheville area

Franco’s working on his MFA in fiction at Warren Wilson College. The program’s winter residency started this week.

by January 4, 2013 4 comments Asheville features
UPDATED: Warren Wilson ballots key in likely upcoming recount

UPDATED: Warren Wilson ballots key in likely upcoming recount

Student votes affected by redistricting loom large in almost certain Board of Commissioners recount.

by November 6, 2012 2 comments Asheville News

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