The WCU Department of Athletics’ fourth annual Athletic Holiday Social Tour will provide Catamount fans with an opportunity to meet and socialize with coaches and administrators.
It’s turkey time! Offices on the Western Carolina University campus in Cullowhee will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday Thursday, Nov. 26, and Friday, Nov. 27.
The annual “Sounds of the Season” holiday concert will be presented by Western Carolina University’s School of Music on Sunday, Dec. 6.
Auditions will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, for the upcoming radio re-creation of “Blackbeard’s Ghost and the Queen Ann’s Revenge” at WCU.
Western Carolina University’s Ramsey Regional Activity Center will play host to rapper Wacka Flocka Flame on Thursday, Jan. 14.
The 2015-16 First Thursday Old-Time and Bluegrass Series at WCU will continue Thursday, Dec. 3, with a concert featuring Highway 74.
Want to see “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town,” “Jingle Bells” and “Winter Wonderland” sung with a country twist mixed in with some redneck humor? Then the 3 Redneck Tenors presentation of “Christmas Spec-Tac-Yule-Ar” is a must-see.
Western Carolina University will host a performance of the holiday classic “The Nutcracker” on campus Tuesday, Dec. 1, featuring more than 60 performers with the Ballet Conservatory of Asheville.
Mountain Artisans will present the 28th annual “Hard Candy Christmas” Arts & Crafts Show on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 27-28, at WCU’s Ramsey Regional Activity Center.
Western Carolina University students participated in a two-hour activities expo with 20 youth and adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities on Thursday, Nov. 12, as part of ongoing community involvement by the WCU Center for Service Learning.
Members of WCU’s Jazz Ensemble will take the stage Tuesday night with Bill Warfield, a trumpeter, recording artist and associate professor of jazz at Lehigh University.
The Charles Stancil Stephens-Kudzu Players Scholarship will provide financial support to qualifying full-time students who major in a School of Stage and Screen academic program.
Purple Thunder, the winter drum line of Western Carolina University’s Pride of the Mountains Marching Band, will kick off the 32nd annual Dillsboro Lights and Luminaries during the festival’s College Night on Friday, Dec. 4.
Ghana native Bernice Sem has been awarded a $5,000 Commission on Dietetic Registration Diversity Scholarship from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation.
A study conducted by senior-level hospitality and tourism students provides detailed analysis on the impact of tourism on the economies and tax base of counties in the region.
Creating vibrant downtowns and a robust economy for North Carolina’s 26 westernmost counties was the focus of the LEAD:Tourism conference held at Western Carolina University on Tuesday, Nov. 10.
The annual Handmade Holiday Sale will be held in the Star Atrium adjacent to the Fine Art Museum at Western Carolina University from noon to 7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 20.
WCU’s Hunter Library will present a Maps Talk-and-Tour beginning at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17.
WCU’s Mountain Dulcimer Winter Weekend at Lake Junaluska in early January will offer more than 50 hours of instruction on the mountain dulcimer, hammered dulcimer and guitar.
Prospective students will have an opportunity to find out about the wide variety of graduate and professional programs offered by WCU during an Open House set for Tuesday, Nov. 17, at the university's instructional site in Asheville.
Taran Swimmer’s activities have included appearing at opening ceremonies for WCU’s Native American Heritage Expo and handling the coin toss for a Catamount football game.
Western Carolina University and Warren Wilson College will join forces for a concert of traditional and contemporary Indonesian music Sunday, Nov. 22.
The Western Carolina Civic Orchestra will give its fall semester performance Monday, Nov. 16, at 7:30 p.m. in the recital hall of the Coulter Building.
The Board of Trustees of Western Carolina University will hold its quarterly meeting at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 4, in the board room of H.F. Robinson Administration Building.
Students enrolled in an accelerated nursing program based at Biltmore Park say their service experiences in Asheville helped them gain confidence as they head toward graduation.
Ian McIntosh, an Australian anthropologist, will share research from two of his key areas of interest during Western Carolina University’s annual International Education Week, November 16-20.
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WCU students have been developing instrumental analysis methods during the fall semester to determine how changing chemical compositions affect the sensory properties of wine.