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College Loses 'Giant' with Death of Roy Joe Stuckey

Monday, November 17, 2014

The Wilmington College campus was saddened to learn of the passing of Roy Joe Stuckey Sunday (Nov. 16) afternoon in Arizona.

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SOCHE to Honor Four WC Faculty Members for Teaching Excellence

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Four Wilmington College faculty members will be recognized for teaching excellence by the Southwestern Ohio Council for Higher Education (SOCHE) Nov.14 at its annual teaching awards banquet in Dayton.

GCCCU to Recognize Monte Anderson at Celebration of Teaching Event

Thursday, November 6, 2014

The Greater Cincinnati Consortium of Colleges and Universities will honor Monte Anderson Friday (Nov. 7) as Wilmington College’s outstanding faculty member at the GCCCU’s 27th annual Celebration of Teaching luncheon at Xavier University’s Cintas Center.

WC's Anderson and Clark Honored at 9th Annual Lytle Creek Day

Monday, October 6, 2014

At Saturday’s (Oct. 4) ninth annual Lytle Creek Day, Monte Anderson and Harriett Hadley Clark garnered recognition as Conservator and Educator-of-the-Year, respectively.

Pat Parelli Mesmerizes Audience at Horsemanship Seminar

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Nearly 300 equine aficionados jammed the viewing area of Wilmington College’s indoor horse arena at the Equine Center Saturday (Oct. 4) as renowned horseman Pat Parelli presented a captivating seminar on improving one’s relationship with his or her horse.

College Equine Program Hosting Free Horsemanship Seminar

Monday, September 29, 2014

Renowned horseman Pat Parelli will present a seminar Saturday (Oct. 4), from 3 to 6 p.m., at Wilmington College Equine Center located at 1589 Fife Ave., about a mile from the main campus.

College Holds Agriculture Career Day

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Scores of Wilmington College's record number of agriculture students took advantage of some 25 ag-related businesses and organizations on campus Tuesday (Sept. 23) for a career day sponsored by the Center for Career Services.

Sixth Annual Farm-to-Table Dinner to Benefit Grow Food, Grow Hope

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Wilmington College and Sodexo Campus Services are co-sponsoring the sixth annual Farm-to-Table Dinner to benefit Grow Food, Grow Hope Sept. 18, at 5:30 p.m., at the pavilion near the Friends of Hope Community Gardens off Quaker Way across the street from WC’s Pyle Student Center.

Scores of Tomato Lovers Descend Upon WC's Tomato Paradise

Monday, August 18, 2014

A little rain didn’t dampen the spirits of tomato aficionados or even casual fans of summer’s favorite fruit as several hundred attended the fifth annual Tomadah Paradah Saturday (Aug. 16) at Wilmington College’s Academic Farm.

Fifth Tomadah Paradah to Feature Nearly 200 Varieties of Tomatoes

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

While a cool summer has affected the growing season of some types of tomatoes, visitors can expect to see — and have an opportunity to taste — more than 175 varieties at Saturday’s (Aug. 16) fifth annual Tomadah Paradah.

Tomatoes Ready to Take Center Stage at Fifth 'Tomadah Paradah'

Thursday, July 24, 2014

A veritable parade of tomatoes in a rainbow of colors and myriad of shapes, sizes and tastes will be featured Aug. 16 at the fifth annual Tomadah Paradah, from 5 to 7 p.m., at the Wilmington College Academic Farm, 1594 Fife Ave.

Construction Underway on Center for the Sciences and Agriculture

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Wilmington College’s $13 million expansion and renovation project that will become the Center for the Sciences and Agriculture is underway and on track for completion and occupancy in summer 2015.

Food Symposium Featured on Town Hall Ohio

Monday, May 19, 2014

Wilmington College's Food Symposium is the main topic of discussion on a recent edition of the radio program "Town Hall Ohio."

Exam Week Goes to the Dogs

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Wilmington College students had an opportunity to deal with the stress of this week’s (May 5-8) final exams and semester-ending papers and projects with a little help from man’s best friend.

WC Honors 'Best and Brightest' at Student Recognition Ceremony

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Wilmington College honored juniors and seniors for academic achievement and leadership activities April 28 at its 33rd annual Student Recognition Ceremony.

'Food and Farm Icon' Joel Salatin to Keynote 5th Food Symposium

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Fresh food advocate and author Joel Salatin will provide the keynote address at Wilmington College’s 2014 Food Symposium April 23 under the theme “Beyond Nutrition: Rethinking Our Relationship with Food.”

Food Symposium Offering $500 in Prizes for Cake-Baking Competition

Friday, April 4, 2014

On the heels of last year’s hugely successful pie-baking contest, this year’s Food Symposium April 23 at Wilmington College will give bakers and ameteur pastry chefs an opportunity to showcase their favorite cakes.

WC Lands 'Food and Farm Icon' Joel Salatin for April Food Symposium

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Fresh food advocate and author Joel Salatin will provide the keynote address at Wilmington College’s 2014 Food Symposium April 23 under the theme “Beyond Nutrition: Rethinking Our Relationship with Food.

1,000-plus Compete in WC Aggies' 56th Livestock Judging Contest

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

More than 1,000 high school students from around Ohio and neighboring states honed their skills at agronomy and judging swine, sheep, equine and beef and dairy cattle Wednesday (Feb. 19) at the Wilmington College Aggies’ 56th annual Livestock Judging Contest.

WC 'Writing a New Chapter' with Ambitious Building Project

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Friday afternoon’s (Jan. 24) groundbreaking ceremony for the Center for the Sciences and Agriculture represents a milestone in the nearly 144-year history of Wilmington College.

Agriculture Policy Class Presents Its Own Farm Bill to Congress

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

The lack of a comprehensive Farm Bill to pass the U.S. Congress gave the Agricultural Policy class at Wilmington College a golden opportunity — to create one themselves and present it to U.S. Rep. Steve Stivers (R-15th District).

Ohio Farm Bureau Names Monte Anderson 'Ag Educator-of-the-Year'

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation selected Wilmington College’s Monte Anderson as “Agriculture Educator-of-the-Year” for 2013.

Wilmington College Faculty Horsing Around at Equine Barn

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

More than two-dozen members of Wilmington College’s faculty gained insight into Ronald Reagan famous quotation, “There’s nothing so good for the inside of a man as the outside of a horse.”

Farm Credit Grant to Help Fund Ag Classroom

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

When you think of agricultural schools, small, Quaker liberal arts colleges don't typically come to mind. But Wilmington College in southwest Ohio is proof that you don't have to be big to be good.

Fifth Annual Farm-to-Table Dinner to Benefit Grow Food, Grow Hope

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Wilmington College and Sodexo Campus Services are co-sponsoring the fifth annual Farm-to-Table Dinner to benefit Grow Food, Grow Hope Sept. 12, at 5:30 p.m., at the new pavilion near the Friends of Hope Community Gardens off Quaker Way across the street from WC’s Pyle Student Center.

Hundreds of Tomato Lovers Flock to 4th 'Tomadah Paradah'

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Tomatoes — southwest Ohio’s favorite summer fruit — took center stage Saturday (Aug. 17) as hundreds flocked to Wilmington College’s academic farm for the fourth annual Tomadah Paradah sponsored by WC’s Agriculture Department and Swindler & Sons Florists.