Nine dance works that have been included in the Western Carolina University Dance Program’s studio courses this semester will be featured as students and faculty present the Fall Dance Showcase at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, in Hoey Auditorium.
Santiago García-Castañón, professor of Spanish in WCU’s Department of World Languages, participated in a collective literary reading at Furman University on Oct. 26 in celebration of the Mexican holiday Day of the Dead.
Mark A. Kossick, WCU professor of nursing and anesthesia simulation education coordinator at the university’s Biltmore Park instructional site, was the featured speaker at a conference held Nov. 1 in Sandestin, Florida.
Twelve Western Carolina University students enrolled in a Spanish Program course on “Cuban Culture” had an opportunity to experience that culture first-hand by participating in a faculty-led trip during WCU’s fall break.
Discussions focusing on study abroad and immigration, the screening of a film about refugees and a Western Carolina University faculty member’s reflections on her scholarly leave trip are on the agenda as the campus marks International Education Week from Monday, Nov. 13, through Friday, Nov. 17.