Post Tagged with: "Warren Wilson College"

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
James Franco: Underdressed

James Franco: Underdressed

The actor supports a certain college in this snap from the Toronto Film Festival this past weekend.

by September 10, 2012 2 comments Asheville News

Warren Wilson will host herbal symposium April 7, theme is ‘Plants and Healers of Appalachia’

Press release here: Warren Wilson College is hosting an all-day Herbal Symposium on April 7 with the theme of “Plants and Healers of Appalachia.” The event offers an opportunity for those interested in wellness and natural healing to come together and explore the world of herbs. Display booths and workshops by well-known regional herbalists will be available from 8:30 a.m.[Read More…]

by March 19, 2012 0 comments Asheville News

Warren Wilson College faculty musicians to perform in Kyrgyzstan as members of the Red State Ramblers

From loyal reader Ben: Two Warren Wilson College professors, Dr. Kevin Kehrberg (Department of Music) and Dr. Jeffrey A. Keith (Department of Global Studies), are preparing for a two-week State Department tour of Kyrgyzstan as members of the Red State Ramblers, an Appalachian string band. Formerly a part of the Soviet Union, the Central Asian Republic of Kyrgyzstan is celebrating[Read More…]

by January 18, 2012 0 comments Asheville Music