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  1. Future shock: Local schools' sustainability programs answer many needsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress

    VOCATION FORMATION: Students in Warren Wilson College's sustainability oriented degree programs - which include both undergraduate and graduate options - are drawn by the opportunity to build relevant job skills they can leverage to make a positive impact on society and the planet, according to Amy Knisely, chair of the college's environmental studies department. Photo courtesy of Warren Wilson College For Asheville-area colleges and universities, providing degree programs on sustainability is a way to train students for the jobs of the future while helping create environmentally friendly policies.


  2. NPR's Bob Boilen headlines the Creative Sector SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | Mountain Xpress

    DESK JOB: Bob Boilen will be the keynote speaker at the AAAC's annual Creative Sector Summit on April 20. The creator and host of NPR's 'All Songs Considered' and 'Tiny Desk Concert' used to play at the Swannanoa Gathering at Warren Wilson College. Stefanie Gerber Darr understands that when people think of the Asheville Area Arts Council and its services, music may not be the first thing that comes to mind.


  3. Catamount Trail Assoc. hires new directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | Manchester Journal

    ... Kelsey, who became the CTA's first full-time director nine years ago. Williams comes to the CTA from Warren Wilson College in Asheville, N.C., where he served as director of strategic initiatives in athletics, and as head cycling coach. A native of ...


  4. Workshops focus on caring for Asheville's urban forestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | Mountain Xpress

    ... hard for us, and we need to nurture them." Max Hunt grew up in South (New) Jersey and graduated from Warren Wilson College in 2011. History nerd; art geek; connoisseur of swimming holes, hot peppers, and plaid clothing. The comments section is here ...


  5. Burlington's Historic Depot has colorful past at several locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Burlington Times News

    ... lland is a home-schooled high school graduate and a Teens & 20s writer. She looks forward to attending Warren Wilson College, and is obtaining her NC Environmental Educator Certification during her gap year.


  6. Island profile: Bliss Morehead, the woman in black who went greenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... Bliss decided to pursue her interest in poetry, entering the Masters of Fine Arts program at Warren Wilson College in North Carolina and writing and publishing work in literary journals. Once again, Shelter Island had its influence on her. "I wrote ...


  7. Swannanoa songwriter, poet, artist and dramatist Billy Edd Wheeler celebrates a new memoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | Mountain Xpress

    ... arts community and a longtime Swannanoa resident - is his memoir, Hotter Than a Pepper Sprout . Warren Wilson College, Wheeler's alma mater, hosts a reading event on Saturday, April 7. The book's title is taken from one of many memorable lines in ...


  8. Eighth {Re}HAPPENING manifests the history of Black Mountain CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | Mountain Xpress

    ... most directly from the BMC legacy is "Time Is No Object: Jean Varda's Trojan Horse." Designed by Warren Wilson College art professors Jacob Brault , Julie Caro and Anna Helgeson in conjunction with their students, this installation and performance ...


  9. Power to the people: Best of WNC 2018 voting beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 27 | Mountain Xpress

    ... using the sharing tools on the ballot. Can you dig it? Able studied political science and history at Warren Wilson College. He enjoys travel, dance, games, theater, blacksmithing and the great outdoors. The comments section is here to provide a ...


  10. Maureen CallahanCelebs who write books are on crazy ego tripsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 24 | New York Post

    ... claims to have simultaneously attended classes at Columbia University, NYU, Brooklyn College and Warren Wilson College as well as Yale and the Rhode Island School of Design. When his NYU acting teacher went public with Franco's absence from class ...


  11. Morgan's sheriff bid canceled in emergency meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Mountain Xpress

    ... but this is his first attempt for the sheriff's office. Able studied political science and history at Warren Wilson College. He enjoys travel, dance, games, theater, blacksmithing and the great outdoors. The comments section is here to provide a ...


  12. Acclaimed Author Karen Black Coming to DePauw on March 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    ... a judge, she would." Black was a full-time work-at-home parent until age 40, and earned her M.F.A. at Warren Wilson College three years later. Her books of fiction have been translated into Italian, German, French, and Dutch, and been awarded ...


  13. Spring Arts 2018 Books: Fact, fiction and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Washington Blade

    ... right-brained in that he is a full-time physician when not writing and teaching creative writing at Warren Wilson College. "The Sparsholt Affair" by Alan Hollinghurst (Knopf, March 13) begins with a covert gay relationship at Oxford University in ...


  14. Slipstravaganza on tap at Pottery CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | Courier-Tribune

    ... Road, Seagrove, will be open Saturday from 9-11:30 a.m. and from 2:45-5 p.m. Dutcher is a graduate of Warren Wilson College in ceramics and served an apprenticeship with Seagrove potter Daniel Johnston from 2014-2017. He has also completed ...


  15. Marshall to host visiting authors as part of Women's History Month, Birke Fine Arts SymposiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | Huntington News

    ... Currently, he's a lecturer at Dartmouth College and also teaches in the M.F.A. Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College. Parravani is the author of the book, Her: A Memoir (Henry Holt and Co., 2013), which was listed as the "best" and "favorite" ...


  16. D&E's Appalachian Ensemble touringRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... North Carolina, on Saturday, for the annual collaboration with East Tennessee State University and Warren Wilson College's String Band ensembles. The event was free and open to the public. In addition to music and dance, there was a ...


  17. Warren Wilson College Launches MA in Critical and Historical Craft StudiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | Hyperallergic

    A low-residency format, students begin the 2-year program each semester in intensive on-site residencies in North Carolina, alternating between July on the Warren Wilson College campus and January in downtown Asheville. Craft is everywhere these days, from museums to etsy, artisanal businesses to art schools, makers spaces to making that extends and adapts longstanding heritage practices around the globe.


  18. Rebounding Records Fall As Bobcats Win In Overtime, 90-83Read the original story

    Jan 21, 2018 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... pair of Bobcats. Tyler Phillips, who tied the previous school-record with 17 rebounds in a game versus Warren Wilson College earlier this season, set a new high-water mark with 21 boards Phillips and teammate J.T. Langford torched the nets for 23 ...


  19. Lauren LaRocca | Baltimore magazineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Daily Record

    ... zines, she has experience curating, judging and installing art exhibitions. LaRocca is a graduate of Warren Wilson College in Asheville, North Carolina where she received a Bachelor of Arts in creative writing with a minor in religion. Information ...


  20. Opinion: To Make Prisons 'Safer,' Some Are Banning . . . BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... Betts got his bachelor's degree from the University of Maryland, received a Master of Fine Arts from Warren Wilson College and graduated from Yale Law School. Or ask Michelle Jones. Last fall, after serving more than two decades in prison for ...