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    October 8, 2014

    College to Break Ground on Library Project Oct. 9

    The College will officially break ground on the "Reimagining the John Stewart Memorial Library" project and celebrate Founders Day on Thursday, Oct. 9. The groundbreaking ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. on the west side of the construction site near the intersection of Lenfest Drive and Gall Way.

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    October 3, 2014

    Wilson College Celebrates Arts Day 2014 on Oct. 8

    An exciting, educational, fun-filled day of free events that encourages everyone to appreciate and celebrate interdisciplinary arts will be held Wednesday, Oct. 8, on the Wilson College campus at 1015 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg.

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    September 17, 2014

    Wilson Professor's Art Exhibit Opens Oct. 4 at Frederick Gallery

    Philip Lindsey: The Language of Painting – an exhibition of art by Wilson College Professor of Fine Arts Philip Lindsey – will open with a reception from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4, at the Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center in Frederick, Md. The exhibition, which will be housed in the Delaplaine’s Kline Gallery, will continue through Oct. 26.

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  • September 17, 2014

    Health and Physical Education Approved as New Wilson Major

    The Pennsylvania Department of Education has approved a new health and physical education (for K-12) major within Wilson’s education curriculum. Students who declare and pursue the new major will be on a path toward a Bachelor of Arts degree that will prepare them to teach health and/or physical education in Pennsylvania’s public and private schools, according to the program proposal.

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  • Alice MacKenzie Swaim '32
    September 16, 2014

    Writers Series Honors Celebrated American Poet Alice Swaim '32

    The annual Writers Series at Wilson College will open on Thursday, Oct. 2, with a remembrance and celebration of the late Alice MacKenzie Swaim, a 1932 Wilson College graduate and world-renowned, mid-20th century poet. The event, to be held from 7 to 7:45 p.m. in Laird Hall’s Patterson Lounge and followed by a reception, is free and open to the public.

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    September 9, 2014

    Wilson Awarded $2 Million Title III Grant from U.S. Dept. of Education

    The U.S. Department of Education has approved a $2 million Title III grant for Wilson College under the department’s Strengthening Institutions Program, which is aimed at helping postsecondary institutions expand their ability to serve low-income students and strengthen academic quality, institutional management and fiscal stability.

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    September 8, 2014

    Wilson to Exhibit Art Created by Area High School Students

    Wilson College is seeking artwork made by area high school students for an upcoming juried art show to be held at Wilson’s Bogigian Gallery in Lortz Hall. Submissions of up to three works of art are due by midnight on Oct 8.

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  • Pianist Efi Hackmey
    September 5, 2014

    Piano Soloist Efi Hackmey to Give Free Concert Sept. 19

    Acclaimed Israeli pianist Efi Hackmey kicks off the Wilson College 2014-15 Performing Arts Series with a free concert of classical music at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, in Thomson Hall’s Alumnae Chapel.

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    August 27, 2014

    Bogigian Gallery to Exhibit Faculty and Staff Artwork

    A reception to mark the opening of the Wilson College biennial staff/faculty art exhibition will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17, in the Bogigian Gallery on the second floor of Lortz Hall. The exhibit, presented by the Department of Fine Arts and Dance, will continue through Oct. 17.

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  • Amy Merrill Willis
    August 26, 2014

    2014-15 Orr Forum on Religion will Examine 'Prophetic Fragments'

    The yin and yang of the practical vs. the prophetic is the focus of the 2014-15 Orr Forum on Religion at Wilson College, which opens with two lectures on Sept. 2. The Orr Forum will feature an interdisciplinary group of scholars and artists engaging the theme through a series of lectures and performances throughout the academic year.

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