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  Warren Wilson College - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Wilson is one of only seven colleges in the United States require that students work for the institution in order to graduate.
In 1942, the junior college division was established.
WWC was a junior college until March 1966 when it was established as a four year college, offering six majors.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Warren_Wilson_College   (520 words)

 Warren Wilson College
Wilson's doctoral thesis, which was submitted along with that of another student, has been described as constituting "the first studies in the sociology of rural life in America." (1) It was entitled Quaker Hill: A Sociological Study.
Wilson insisted that "the church was a social as well as a divine institution" and suggested "innovations and additions" to the programs of rural churches, such as soil conservation and recreation activities.
Wilson's tenure at the Department of Church & Country Life came at a time when there was a rising interest in, and concern for, rural life.
alumni.warren-wilson.edu /wilson.shtml   (681 words)

 Wilson College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Wilson is an independent college dedicated to the education of women, rigorous study in the liberal arts and sciences, and strong career preparation.
Wilson is committed to the life of the mind and spirit, to environmental sustainability, and to preparing articulate, ethical leaders who will serve their communities and professions effectively in an increasingly complex, interdependent, and global world.
Wilson is one of seven colleges nationwide offering single mothers the opportunity for full-time residence and study on campus with their children.
www.case.org /guide/wilson_college.html   (463 words)

 Wilson, Woodrow, College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Wilson, Woodrow, College is a residential community of nearly 400 undergraduates.
The College was named in honor of Woodrow Wilson, who had sought unsuccessfully to establish a plan of residential colleges at Princeton.
The College evolved from Woodrow Wilson Lodge, which was founded in 1957 by a dozen members of the Class of 1959 ``to provide a place where individuals.
etc.princeton.edu /CampusWWW/Companion/woodrow_wilson_college.html   (616 words)

 Wilson, Woodrow
Wilson, [Thomas] Woodrow (1856-1924), thirteenth president of Princeton, was born December 29, 1856, in Staunton, Virginia, the son of Joseph Ruggles Wilson, D.D., a Presbyterian minister.
Ellen Axson Wilson died in 1914; Wilson married Edith Bolling Galt in 1915.
Wilson heartily concurred, for he believed that the graduate establishment should be the energizing force in the intellectual life of the University.
etcweb1.princeton.edu /CampusWWW/Companion/wilson_woodrow.html   (1799 words)

 Wilson College
Become a Wilson Woman for the weekend...Nov. 18 & 19
Wilson College to host fall open house on Nov. 19
Wilson again distinguished as a top college by U.S. News & World Report
www.wilson.edu   (47 words)

 The Telegraph - Calcutta : Careergraph   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The college is bustling with activity as it prepares to celebrate the bicentenary of its founder-principal, the great educationist John Wilson, this week.
In 1861, Wilson College was affiliated to the university, but being older than it, was given the status of a constituent college.
Wilson students are proud of their college, though it may not have a very big contingent of merit-list regulars like Ruparel or Ruia.
www.telegraphindia.com /1041208/asp/careergraph/story_4082328.asp   (881 words)

 Wilson College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Wilson College is a small, private, Presbyterian (USA) affiliated college that has been committed to the education of women since 1869.
Wilson College is recognized for academic excellence, for the high quality of its teaching faculty, and for its outstanding facilities and academic resources.
Wilson's challenging liberal arts curriculum emphasizes development of skills and habits of mind that will last a lifetime, including strong writing, speaking, and critical thinking skills.
www.homeschoolfriendlycolleges.com /pa/wilson.html   (260 words)

 Blenda Wilson - Boston College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Blenda Wilson, president of the Nellie Mae Education Foundation, first came to Boston College in 1972 to pursue her doctorate in education.
Then a senior academic administrator at Harvard, Dr. Wilson had looked at a number of leading graduate schools, but was not finding a program that was both flexible enough to meet her demanding schedule as a university dean, and challenging enough to enhance what she'd learned in the workplace.
Dr. Wilson also gives to the BC Fund because of her strong belief that a quality education should be accessible for everyone.
www.bc.edu /friends/invest/bcfund/who/profile2   (413 words)

 Player Bio: Jim Wilson :: Men's Swimming
Wilson has been the coach of the Big Green men since coming to Hanover from the University of Utah in 1993.
Wilson's first collegiate coaching job was as an assistant at Utah from 1977-87.
Besides college coaching, Wilson coached Anaheim Aquatics (1978) and the Hong Kong national team (1979) and was the director of the Utah Summer Swim Camp (1982-93).
athletics.dartmouth.edu /sports/m-swim/mtt/wilson_jim00.html   (362 words)

 Wilson Center for Leadership in the Public Interest
It was renamed in 2000 to honor Lt. General Samuel Vaughan Wilson at the time of his retirement as President of the College.
Through the Wilson Center, alumni with careers in Public Service are invited to campus to share their expertise with current students in panels, class lectures, and seminars.
It is for this reason that the College, through the vision and inspiration of then-president Samuel V. Wilson, has inaugurated the Wilson Center for Leadership in the Public Interest.
www.hsc.edu /wilsoncenter   (374 words)

 Kalamazoo College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
In 1999 she was awarded the Gender Equity Architect Award by the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education in recognition of her work in leadership development and mentoring young women and girls.
Dr. William Richardson, Kalamazoo College board member, vice chair of the Kalamazoo College presidential search committee, and the former president of Johns Hopkins University, said: “I was very impressed with the quality of the pool of candidates, and very pleased that we attracted the candidate that we wanted.
Julianne Still Thrift, president of Salem Academy and College, said, “Dr. Wilson-Oyelaran is a woman of extraordinary intellect, unwavering courage of her convictions, passionate dedication to her students and her colleagues, and undaunted optimism.
www.kzoo.edu /pr/press/121104.html   (1453 words)

 Lindsey Wilson College Employment Opportunites   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Lindsey Wilson College is a member of the Mid-South Conference and the NAIA.
Career Exploration Advisor Position: As part of a Title III grant, Lindsey Wilson College, a United Methodist-affiliated institution, is hiring an advisor to work with all students to increase career awareness and assist in the formulation of their personal and professional goals.
Lindsey Wilson competes in the Mid-South Conference and the NAIA.
www.lindsey.edu /employment.htm   (1741 words)

 Public Opinion - www.publicopiniononline.com - Chambersburg, PA
Wilson Equestrienne Award, to a graduating senior who has excelled in her academic work and in equitation: Darby Fritsche, daughter of Jordan Thomas of Chambersburg and Wilson Equestrian Center Coordinator Ann O'Shallie, also of Chambersburg.
Wilson College Education Award for outstanding achievement in academic studies and in professional preparation: Michelle Mohler of Scotland.
Area students named Wilson scholar athletes are: Jennifer Robinson; Jessica Brandt, daughter of Paul and Leilani Brandt, Newville; Rachael Cline, daughter of Brett and Brenda Cline, Chambersburg; Christina Henson, daughter of Charles and Laurie Henson, Smithsburg, Md.; and Rebecca Ross, daughter of George and Leslie Weaver, Boiling Springs.
www.publicopiniononline.com /apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20050611/NEWS01/506110316/1002   (635 words)

 Employer Profile: Lindsey Wilson College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Lindsey Wilson College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097: Telephone number 404-679-4501) to award the Associate of Arts, Bachelor of Arts, and Master of Education Degrees.
The college is also accredited by the Kentucky Department of Education and the University Senate of the United Methodist Church to award master, baccalaureate and associate degrees.
The mission of Lindsey Wilson College is to serve the educational needs of students by providing a living-learning environment within an atmosphere of active caring and Christian concern where every student, every day, learns and grows and feels like a real human being.
chronicle.com /jobs/profiles/1407.htm?pg=i   (485 words)

The institutional gap between schools and universities, the widespread incidence of “senioritis,” and the low priority given by colleges and universities to their introductory courses all contribute to our students’ failure to gain the academic rewards that we owe to them.
These projects should be designed to encourage cooperation (and even partial integration) among high school and college faculty, to raise the academic aspirations of high schools, to provide students with opportunities to obtain significant college credit in high school, and to prepare (and encourage) high school graduates to continue on to college graduation.
The Woodrow Wilson component of the program is to encourage and support the creation of urban high schools in partnership with four-year colleges in an effort to create a natural track from 9th grade through to the BA degree.
www.woodrow.org /EarlyCollege   (440 words)

 Richard Wilson . Department of Music - Music Department   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Born in Cleveland, Wilson studied piano with Leonard Shure and cello with Ernst Silberstein.
Wilson has composed over 70 works, ranging in medium from solo tuba to full orchestra, which have been played in major halls around the world.
Wilson has received numerous awards, including the Walter Hinrichsen Award from the American Academy--Institute of Arts and Letters, the Creative Arts Award in Music from the City of Cleveland, the Stoeger Award from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, and a Guggenheim Fellowship under which he composed his first opera--
music.vassar.edu /new_faculty.html?bio=Richard_Wilson   (202 words)

 GuestCity: Welcome to Wilson College's GuestBook
I was a student of Wilson College from 1955 to 1959 in Chemistry.
Wilson was the best part of my formative years and the faculty really took me under their wings.
I am glad to see that Wilson College has Notice section which is very informative, especially the Exam Time-Table and Attendance which is very helpful to the Students and Parents too.
www.guestcity.com /cgi-bin/view.fcgi?book=wilsoncollege   (1621 words)

 INTERPRETER EDUCATION PROGRAM   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Wilson is centrally located on the Eastern seaboard, halfway between New York and Florida along Interstate 95.
Wilson is located 45 miles east of Raleigh, North Carolina and the Research Triangle Park.
Wilson is a town of approximately 39, 000 people.
www.wilsontech.cc.nc.us /ipp   (1350 words)

 The College of Wooster: Department of Geology - Mark A. Wilson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Calcite precipitation and dissolution of biogenic aragonite in shallow Ordovician calcite seas.
Wilson, M.A. and Palmer, T.J. Patterns and processes in the Ordovician Bioerosion Revolution.
Wilson, M.A., Wolfe, K.R., and Avni, Y. Development of a Jurassic rocky shore complex (Zohar Formation, Makhtesh Qatan, southern Israel).
www.wooster.edu /geology/MWilson.html   (757 words)

 Warren Wilson College - Asheville, NC - Colleges of Distinction
Warren Wilson College - Asheville, NC - Colleges of Distinction
Each student is assigned to one of over 100 crews that are essential to the daily operation of the College; you earn a voice in how the campus operates while reducing the cost of attendance.
Service projects are often integrated with your course of study and work crew; you’ll use skills you’ve learned on campus to repair a homeless shelter in Georgia, organize a fundraiser for the Western North Carolina AIDS project, or hand-feed an orphaned fawn at the Western North Carolina Nature Center.
www.collegesofdistinction.com /collegetemplates/masterfile.asp?cid=285&st=students   (290 words)

 Warren Wilson College
The president of Warren Wilson College since 1991, Orr recently announced that he is retiring next summer after the 2005-06 academic year.
McKinley, who came to the college in 1980 as a faculty member in French language and literature and in English as a second language composition, told the student newspaper in an interview: "I have had numerous and varied opportunities here, and I am grateful for all of them.
Casey, active in various leadership roles at Warren Wilson since coming to the college in 1991, served on the Strategic Long-Range Planning Committee and was a member of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Leadership Team for reaccreditation.
alumni.warren-wilson.edu /NEWS_May-20-2005-2-09-01-pm.shtml   (422 words)

 Barton College, Wilson, North Carolina 1-800-345-4973
The Wilson Police Department Barton College District is comprised of an on campus district office with police officers assigned to Barton College and the surrounding neighborhood.
The Wilson Police Department officers have authority to enforce all state and local laws, as well as city code violations.
The officers have city-wide jurisdiction; however, their assignment is Barton College and the surrounding neighborhood.
www.barton.edu /studentlife/CampusPolice   (225 words)

 CFNC - College Fair - Campus Tours - Warren Wilson College
The central mission of Warren Wilson College is to provide an educational triad of liberal arts study, work, and service, in a setting that promotes wisdom and understanding, spiritual growth, and contribution to the common good.
Making a Difference College Guide said WWC was a school where students get a holistic education of academics, work and service.
While the colleges and universities are able to update the Campus Tours information at any time and this section thereby has the potential to offer the most accurate and up-to-date information available, the information is not independently validated, and no party associated with this website can accept responsibility for its accuracy.
www.ncmentor.org /CampusTour/Undergraduate/974/Warren_Wilson_College/Warren_Wilson_College1.html   (454 words)

 Lindsey Wilson College --  Britannica Student Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The college awards associate and bachelor's degrees in disciplines such as business, liberal arts and sciences, education, art, computer programming, and social work.
At the age of 8 Harold Wilson posed before the prime minister's residence at 10 Downing Street in London, England, for a snapshot taken by his father.
While working at the Mt. Wilson Observatory during the 1920's, Edwin Hubble discovered that the universe was filled with many distant galaxies, many of which are millions of light years away from Earth.
www.britannica.com /ebi/article-9312194?tocId=9312194   (814 words)

 Early Colleges DC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Robert Weisbuch, president of the Woodrow Wilson Foundation, said, “For Woodrow Wilson, early college is about rigorous liberal arts education--a jumpstart on college for students who might not otherwise get a real chance to stretch themselves academically.
The schools emphasize liberal arts coursework typical of introductory undergraduate classes, and graduates are expected to receive significant college credit--in some cases, enough to enter college as sophomores or juniors.
The focus on baccalaureate-level liberal arts preparation is a signature of schools funded by Woodrow Wilson, one of several intermediaries in a national network of early colleges.
www.woodrow.org /newsroom/News_Releases/early_colleges_dc.html   (492 words)

 Warren Wilson College - Asheville, NC - Colleges of Distinction
Warren Wilson is interested in students who want a challenging, unique education in a one-of-a-kind community.
A college preparatory curriculum, including the following classes is required: four years of English, Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, two years of laboratory sciences, and three years of history.
To offset these costs, Warren Wilson administers several forms of financial aid; 90% of students receive some form of need-based aid in the form of grants, scholarships and low-interest loans.
www.collegesofdistinction.com /collegetemplates/financialaid.asp?cid=285   (301 words)

 Lake Forest College Library: Wilson Research Project
Wilson's opposition to Populism and the presidential candidacy of William Jennings Bryan, 1896
Wilson's role in the passage of the Underwood Tariff
Woodrow Wilson and the Rebirth of Poland, 1914-1920
www.lib.lfc.edu /resource/history/wilson.html   (2247 words)

 www.usacycling.org -- Warren Wilson College - Featured Team   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The college is surrounded by 3 tracts of the Pisgah National Forest, an acclaimed region, offering hundreds of miles of mountain biking.
The races at Nationals were the most competitive and challenging Wilson cyclists had faced, but they placed well in a number of events, emerging in 7th place overall in Division II.
USA Cycling is a family of organizations that promote and govern different disciplines of the sport, and that work as one to build the sport of bicycle racing, assist with athlete development and sustain international competitive excellence.
www.usacycling.org /news/user/story.php?id=1132   (763 words)

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