Posts By: Keith Brenton

WCU office wins CASE media relations award for economic impact project

An entry submitted by Western Carolina University’s Office of Communications and Public Relations titled “Western Carolina University, UNC Asheville and A-B Tech Partner to Illustrate the Economic Impact of Public Higher Education in Western North Carolina” won a special merit award in the media relations program category for best programs and projects in the recent District III competition of the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education.

Darrah Carr dancers to perform at WCU on March 10

Darrah Carr Dance will bring mixed-style modern, basic ballet and a touch of tap – all with an Irish step dance brogue – to the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center on the campus of Western Carolina University at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 10.

Ward to lead discussion after free film showing

Kham Ward, director of the Department of Intercultural Affairs at Western Carolina University, will lead a discussion after a free showing of the documentary “If These Halls Could Talk” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 1, at Mad Batter Food and Film, 617 W. Main Street in Sylva.

Faith, environmental issues to be topic of Jan. 28 lecture at WCU

Fred Bahnson, assistant professor and director of the Food, Faith and Religious Leadership Initiative at the Wake Forest University School of Divinity, will speak Thursday, Jan. 28, at 5:30 p.m. in Room 130 of the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center on the campus of Western Carolina University.