Common Hour Series: Kait Parker
Nov. 4, Noon
Lenfest Learning Commons, John Stewart Memorial Library;
and 7 p.m., Coyle Free Library, Chambersburg, Pa.
Kait Parker, host of the “Warming Signs” podcast from the Weather Channel, will join us for the final fall series Common Hour.

Creative Writing Colloquium
Nov. 9, 8:15 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Brooks Science Center
Wilson’s English program invites all budding writers to attend the second Creative Writing Colloquium. This event is open to the public and free of charge; however, registration is required. Attend sessions on writing technique, learn about the publishing process and chat with published authors. This year’s event features a keynote address by Lisa Summe. For more information or to register, visit

The World of Bear and Autumn in Denali
Laird Hall and Alumnae Chapel, Thomson Hall
Join us for another World Travel Dinner and Film Series installment. A themed dinner will begin at 6 p.m. in Laird Hall and a screening of The World of Bear and Autumn in Denali by Tom Sterling will begin at 7p.m. in Alumnae Chapel. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 717-262-2003 or visit This event is free to children under 10, as well as Wilson students, faculty and staff.

Orchesis Fall Performance
Nov. 15, 7 p.m.; Nov. 16, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Appenzellar Buchanan Dance Studio, Davison Hall
Join Wilson College’s student dance company for an entertaining fall performance. Three shows will be presented, featuring current works-in-progress. Tickets available at the door, $10 each for general admission. Students and seniors are free. Donations welcome.

Veterinary Studies Focus Day
Nov. 23, 8 a.m. arrival/check-in
Brooks Science Center Lobby
This event is designed for current high school juniors/seniors and those considering transferring to Wilson from another institution with a desire to turn a focus on animals, big and small, into a career. Learn about majors in animal studies and veterinary medical technology, as well as our pre-veterinary medicine program of study. Tour campus, including our new 9,000-square-foot veterinary education center. This event is free of charge; however, advanced registration is required. To learn more or to register, visit