Posts By: Bill Studenc

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Activities scheduled for 12th annual Diversity Week

WCU’s 12th annual Diversity Week from Sept. 18-24 features events including a picnic, International Day of Peace activities, Mountain Heritage Day and a range of sessions on topics such as the challenges faced by Asian American students in Western North Carolina.
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2020 Commission members announced

Chancellor David O. Belcher has appointed a 36-member committee to lead a strategic process designed to help guide the university’s development over the next decade.
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Strategic planning a top priority

Chancellor David O. Belcher announces a new strategic planning process that is designed to give the university community a sense of ownership in the institution’s destiny.
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WCU, arboretum expand partnership

The university recently strengthened its ties with The North Carolina Arboretum by assuming administrative support tasks related to facilities, human resources and operations.
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Campus services operational after thunderstorms

All services are up and running on the Western Carolina University campus in the wake of severe thunderstorms this evening (Wednesday, June 15) that raced through Western North Carolina and left much of Jackson County without electrical power.
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WCU makes president’s honor roll

The Corporation for National and Community Service has recognized WCU’s commitment to service learning and civic engagement with a listing on the higher education honor roll.