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Faculty Director Receives Leadership Medallion

Faculty Director Receives Leadership Medallion
Jun 1, 2017

The faculty director of the Wilson Scholar Program, Dr. Michael Mayfield, receives a W.H. Plemmons Leadership Medallion during the “2017 Celebr...

Wilson Scholars Newsletter: Summer 2017

Wilson Scholars Newsletter: Summer 2017
May 18, 2017

Here is the Wilson Scholars Newsletter: Summer 2017!...

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A Thank You to Teachers
May 10, 2017

A speech given by Mr. Brad Wilson as the 2017 Champions for Children award recipient....

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There's Never a Dull Weekend in Paris!
May 9, 2017

Bonjour and hello! It’s ya main man Sam Hines (I also go by Spain now), reporting live from Paris, France. What to say, what to say. Well, I’ve be...

The Wilson Scholars Program: Making a Difference
May 8, 2017

Meet Emma Labovitz, a student in the inaugural cohort of Wilson Scholars. Emma is a graduate of Salisbury High School and majors in Global Studies and...

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Intent Versus Impact
Apr 24, 2017

As I headed back to Ecuador I felt overcome by all the inevitable worries and hesitations that come with international travel. Was I personally prepar...

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Update from Alia in Australia
Apr 12, 2017

I hope everyone is enjoying my blog so far. Feel free to reach out to me with feedback! Do you want to see more pictures? Do you want more of my opini...

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Wilson Scholar Choreographs Dance for American College Dance Association Conference
Apr 12, 2017

WIlson Scholar, Juliet Irving, choreographed “From Here I Saw What Happened and I Cried,” which was selected to be performed at the American Colle...

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Abroad in Australia
Apr 3, 2017

It was July 13th when I landed in Melbourne. I was picked up from the airport, and two hours later, I arrived in Bendigo, Australia, the town I’d ca...

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A Walk in Beauty
Mar 27, 2017

This semester, I have had the life-changing and humbling experience of taking a Watauga Residential College class called “A Walk in Beauty.” The f...