Wilson Names New Director of Fine Arts Program

Choreographer, performer, dance historian and artistic director Joshua Legg, formerly of Winchester, Va., has been named the new director of the Wilson College Master of Fine Arts program, effective in January 2017.

Wilson Receives Grant for After-School Tutoring Program

The Franklin County Foundation, a regional foundation of The Foundation for Enhancing Communities (TFEC), has awarded Wilson College a grant of $6,238 to provide transportation for up to 20 elementary school children to attend the college’s after-school tutoring program.

Fulton Center Renamed to Reflect Closer Integration with Academic Programs

The Fulton Center for Sustainable Living at Wilson College has been renamed the Fulton Center for Sustainability Studies, a shift that reflects an effort to more purposefully integrate the center and its resources—including the certified-organic Fulton Farm—with the college’s academic curriculum.

Student Dance Ensemble to Perform Nov. 11, 12

The Wilson College modern dance ensemble, Orchesis, will present its annual fall performance on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 11 and 12, in Wilson's Appenzellar-Buchanan Dance Studio in Davison Hall.

Duo-Organists to Open Van Looy Series Oct. 23

Acclaimed duo-organists Elizabeth and Raymond Chenault will open the 2016-17 Wilson College Van Looy Organ Series with a performance at 3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 23, in Thomson Hall’s Alumnae Chapel.