Wilson College Youth Summit

Open to all high school juniors and seniors.
Space is limited to 30 students.

Challenge your mind and heighten your critical thinking skills with an afternoon of presentations, reflections, and conversations centered on the Black American experience.

Expressions of Black History
Presented by: Ross Winegardner
An examination of art, poetry, and music from black creators, reflecting both joy and struggle across American history.

Creative Writing Colloquium 2022

The Wilson College English and Master’s in Humanities programs invites all budding writers to attend the annual Wilson College Colloquium on Creative Writing. Attendees will be able to enjoy lessons on writing technique, ask questions about the publishing process, and hobnob with published authors. This is a great opportunity to hone your craft, share your own writing, and spend time with other creative types who share your interests!

Saturday, March 5, 2022
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Held in the auditorium of the Brooks Science Center, Wilson College 

Orr Forum: Dr. Amy-Jill Levine

Dr. Amy-Jill Levine
Brooks Science Center Auditorium

UPDATE Wilson's Orr Forum on Religion, which had been scheduled for March 26, has been posptoned until October 28,  2021 as part of the College’s response to coronavirus concerns.

Lecture: 10:30 to 11:45 a.m.
Jesus’ Parables as Jewish Stories
Jesus told parables to fellow Jews: recovering that original setting corrects their frequent anti-Jewish interpretations, provides a grounding for better Jewish/Christian relations, and offers new insight into both ancient and present-day ethics.

Spring 2019 Writers Series event

Join us at the Spring 2019 Writers Series event.

As part of the English program’s upcoming Colloquium on Creative Writing and the 2018-19 Writers Series, we are pleased to welcome New Yorker author and novelist Seth Fried to campus. This is a rare opportunity to hear an emerging important voice on the Wilson campus. We invite everyone to the colloquium’s keynote address to hear an amazing talent read from his work!

Saturday, March 9
12:30-1:00
Brooks Science Center Auditorium

Creative Writing Colloquium 2019

The Wilson College program in English invites all budding writers to attend the first ever Wilson College Colloquium on Creative Writing. Attend lessons on writing technique, ask questions about the publishing process, and rub elbows with published authors. Choose sessions on fiction or poetry or mix and match. 

Saturday, March 9
9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Brooks Science Center, Wilson College

See the schedule, speaker list and register here.