Posts By: Bill Studenc

WCU wins three awards from higher education organization for videos, crisis management plan

A national higher education organization has honored Western Carolina University’s communications, marketing, external relations and development teams for their work on video projects illustrating the need for a new science building and for additional scholarship support, and for their efforts to keep the university community informed during a health crisis involving the university CEO.

University assessing impact of executive order on immigration

In the wake of an executive order issued Friday, Jan. 27, by President Donald Trump temporarily banning refugees and immigrants from seven nations, officials at Western Carolina University are continuing to assess the impact on its international students, faculty and staff.

Annual campuswide budget hearing on Jan. 26

Western Carolina University’s annual campuswide budget hearing will be held from 1 until 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26, in the conference room of Blue Ridge Hall. During the meeting, university leaders will present their division’s budget priorities and answer questions from those in attendance.