Lynn M. Morton: Stories and interviews

Lynn MortonWarren Wilson’s new president 1st woman to lead college
Asheville Citizen-Times | May 3, 2017

“Lynn M. Morton, who has spent more than 25 years at Queens University of Charlotte, is the new president of Warren Wilson College, officials announced Wednesday.

“‘Truly this is a dream come true for me,’ Morton said in an interview.

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Warren Wilson College Names New President
Blue Ridge Public Radio WCQS-FM | May 3, 2017

“Warren Wilson College has named its new president, and for the first time in the school’s 123-year history, it will be lead by a woman. Dr. Lynn Morton will take over as president on July 1st.”

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Incoming Warren Wilson College President Lynn Morton speaks with Bill Evans of WLOS ABC 13. Photo: Reggie Tidwell/Warren Wilson CollegeWarren Wilson College announces new president, Lynn M. Morton
ABC 13 WLOS-TV | May 3, 2017

“After more than 25 years at Queens University of Charlotte, Lynn M. Morton will be moving into her role as president of Warren Wilson College in July. College officials made the announcement Wednesday.”

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 Coed college started by women elects its first female president
Yahoo Finance | May 3, 2017

“In the Swannanoa Valley just outside of Asheville Wednesday afternoon, a 123-year-old institution took a historic step in choosing its next leader. Lynn M. Morton, Ph.D., not only became the eighth person to hold the title of president, but she is also the first woman.”

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(L-R) Interim Associate Dean of Work Paul Bobbitt, Fine Woodworking Fellow Nick Falduto, board of trustees chairman Bill Christy and President-elect Lynn Morton share a laugh in the Fine Woodworking Shop. Photo: Matthew Tennant '18Warren Wilson College names its new president
Black Mountain News | May 3, 2017

“Warren Wilson College, started by women in 1894, announced its first female president at an enthusiastic outdoor event May 3 attended by students, faculty, staff and visitors.”

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Lynn Morton speaking at the pavilionWarren Wilson College Introduces New President
News Radio 570 am WWNC-AM | May 4, 2017

“Dr. Lynn Morton was named the new President of Warren Wilson college on Wednesday. She joined First News on 570 this morning to talk about her new venture.”

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Incoming president Lynn Morton visits students in professor Alisa Hove's classroom Wednesday afternoon. Photo: Matthew Tennant '18

UNCG alum named Warren Wilson College president
Greensboro News & Record | May 4, 2017

“UNCG alumna Lynn Morton has been named the eighth president of Warren Wilson College.”

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Incoming WWC President Lynn Morton
880 The Revolution | May 5, 2017

Host Jeff Messer chats with Lynn Morton about the future of Warren Wilson College.

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Lynn Morton and Bill Christy

Warren Wilson College’s eighth president is University alumna Lynn M. Morton
Nevada Today | May 10, 2017

“Lynn M. Morton is a University of Nevada, Reno alumna, and is the eighth person and the first woman to hold the title of president at Warren Wilson College in Asheville, North Carolina.”

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