The Western Carolina University School of Music will host a recital of cello and piano music on Thursday, Oct. 22.
The WCU School of Music will host a recital on Thursday, Oct. 22, featuring compositions written and performed by James Naigus, a music instructor from the University of Iowa.
Western Carolina University’s School of Music will present a recital featuring Bradley Ulrich, professor of trumpet, performing music written for him by fellow faculty member Bruce Frazier at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 20.
The “English on the Ides” discussion series sponsored by WCU’s Department of English and City Lights Bookstore in Sylva will continue Sunday, Oct. 11, with a talk presented by Laura Wright, associate professor and head of the department.
As the new director of intercultural affairs, Kham Ward is trying to bring all WCU students together.
WCU’s Department of Intercultural Affairs is sponsoring a trip to Washington, D.C., that will allow 50 students to participate in the 20th anniversary of the Million Man March.
The Athletic Training Program’s eighth annual Mountain Jug Run for Research will go on this weekend as planned, while the future of the 175-mile WCU to ASU relay is pending.
Western Carolina University’s John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center will celebrate its 10th anniversary when it hosts The United Kingdom Ukulele Orchestra at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 25.
Jim Miller, associate vice chancellor for development and alumni relations at Western Carolina University, will be stepping down as director of the university’s fund- and friend-raising unit effective Dec. 31.
Western Carolina University’s 41st annual Mountain Heritage Day festival, held Sept. 26 on the campus in Cullowhee, provided many varied opportunities for local residents to compete with – and be honored for – their unique skills. Results are listed below.
With the popular television game show “Cash Cab” no longer in production, Western Carolina University’s Office of Counseling and Psychological Services has found a way to bring its version to campus.
The new course is funded through a Howard Hughes Medical Institute program called Science Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science.
The 2015-16 First Thursday Old-Time and Bluegrass Concert and Jam Series at WCU will get underway Thursday, Oct. 1, with a concert featuring the husband-and-wife duo of William Ritter and Sarah Ogletree.
Cynthia Leibrock, an award-winning author and interior designer, will deliver a public lecture titled “Residential Design for Health and Longevity” during a visit on the WCU campus.
Teaching and learning expert, radio commentator and University of Texas-Austin music professor Bob Duke will have two public speaking engagements on the Western Carolina University campus during a two-day residency.
The North Carolina Folklore Society will hold its 102nd annual conference Friday and Saturday on the WCU campus and at the N.C. Center for the Advancement of Teaching.
Local paddlers gathered on the banks of the Tuckaseigee River on the back side of the WCU campus Saturday, Sept. 12, to compete at the sixth annual Old Cullowhee Canoe Slalom.
WCU students who are interested in sustainable energy issues are invited to apply to become a member of the university’s Sustainable Energy Initiative Committee.
Sam Wallace, a WCU senior majoring in film and television production, has been behind the camera recording Jackson County bluegrass-gospel band Mountain Faith’s rise to fame.
Two free market economists will visit Western Carolina University on Monday, Oct. 5, to discuss morality, big business and economic inequality as part of the Free Enterprise Speaker Series.
WCU’s Fine Art Museum is presenting a contemporary exhibit pairing photography and lithography that is intended to challenge the way beliefs about the natural world are formed.
Graduate student Ramain Gohar became the first WCU student selected to participate in the SBTDC internship program.
The second class of graduates from WCU’s doctoral degree program in physical therapy has maintained the tradition of passing a national licensing exam on the first try.
Laura Wright, head of WCU’s Department of English, is author of the newly published book “The Vegan Studies Project: Food, Animals and Gender in the Age of Terror.”
LEAD:WNC will bring together regional leaders to discuss quality of life issues with representatives of the health care profession, tourism industry and environmental agencies.
The WCU drum line was invited to perform at the Carolina Panthers home opener Sunday, Sept. 20, joining the South Carolina State and Panthers' drum lines.
WCU’s School of Stage and Screen will present the college campus premiere of the new high-energy musical comedy-mystery “Pop! Who Shot Andy Warhol?” in Hoey Auditorium.
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WCU astronomers Paul Heckert and Enrique Gomez will be hosting a free event at the Jackson County Airport to give the public a chance to observe a total lunar eclipse.