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Wilson International Student Club Hosts Dinner, Performance

Submitted by Cathy on Thu, 02/20/2020 - 11:56

The Muhibbah Club, Wilson's international student organization, will host a dinner featuring dishes from around the world on Saturday, March 7, in Jensen Dining Hall in Lenfest Commons. Doors open and appetizers will be served starting at 5 p.m., dinner will begin around 5:30 p.m. and entertainment presented by students will follow at 7 p.m.

Wilson Receives Citation Marking 150th Anniversary

Submitted by Cathy on Fri, 01/31/2020 - 10:52

On Jan. 31, Pennsylvania State Sen. Doug Mastriano, R-33, presented Wilson College President Wesley R. Fugate with a citationpassed by the state Senate last monthcongratulating the college on its 150th anniversary. Wilson, which was chartered in 1869 and opened the following year, is celebrating its Sesquicentennial over a 15-month period.

Wilson Art Exhibition Opens Feb. 5

Submitted by Cathy on Wed, 01/29/2020 - 10:34

Wilson College will hold a reception from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 5, to mark the opening of a new at exhibition, Selections from the Collection: “Who are we?” The exhibition, featuring works of art from Wilson's teaching collection, will continue through March 6 in the Bogigian Gallery in Lortz Hall. It is free and open to the public.

Wilson Co-Hosts Free Community Garden Workshop on Feb. 1

Submitted by Cathy on Thu, 01/09/2020 - 00:00

Wilson College and Healthy Franklin County are co-sponsoring a free community garden workshop to be held Saturday, Feb. 1, in Warfield Hall's Allen Auditorium. The theme of the workshop‘s theme is permaculture, a design system for ecological and sustainable living that integrates plants, animals, buildings, people and community.

Wilson Team Leads Mission Trip to Dominican Republic

Submitted by Cathy on Fri, 01/03/2020 - 09:01

A team of 14 Wilson College students, faculty members and an alumna, accompanied by three local medical practitioners associated with Wellspan Health, traveled to the Dominican Republic on a medical mission trip to help sugar cane cutters with healthcare needs. The team left Jan. 5. It was the second such Wilson-sponsored tripin the past two years─the first was held in 2018.