Approximately 172 high school and middle school students from across Western North Carolina and northern Georgia will test their knowledge of French and Spanish on Tuesday, March 21, during the 35th annual Foreign Language Contest at Western Carolina University.
Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Center will hold a special weekend opening as it hosts a Saturday, March 18, reception for the exhibit “When All God’s Children Get Together,” currently on display in the center’s gallery on the second floor of Hunter Library.
The Nile Project, a cross-cultural collaboration that uses music to connect residents living along Africa’s legendary Nile in efforts to cultivate the sustainability of the river, will visit Western Carolina University for a performance and to take part in other activities Monday, March 13, and Tuesday, March 14.
Western Carolina University’s Fine Art Museum is presenting a live performance by animator, director, designer and performance artist Miwa Matreyek, who interacts with her animations as a shadow silhouette.
Western Carolina University faculty and staff members who are parents and in need of a post-Valentine’s Day outing can take advantage of a Parents Night Out event being offered Friday, Feb. 24, by WCU’s health and physical education students.