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HOMEBASE College Ministry is located in the former Baptist Student Union building.

HOMEBASE College Ministry makes its way to WCU

Lowell Davis, Western Carolina University’s assistant vice chancellor for student success, always has had a passion for helping former foster youth, former orphans, emancipated youth and other non-traditional college students.
Taking part in the signing of an articulation agreement between Western Carolina University and Isothermal Community College are, from left, ICC President Walter Dalton; Kimberly Gold, executive vice president for administration at ICC; and WCU Provost Alison Morrison-Shetlar.

WCU, Isothermal Community College ink hospitality degree agreement

Officials from Western Carolina University and Isothermal Community College recently gathered to sign an articulation agreement designed to ease the transition for ICC students wanting to study in WCU’s newly expanded bachelor’s degree program in hospitality and tourism offered in the Asheville area.
Graduating student Al DeGraffenreid shows off the new purple academic regalia that will be worn by undergraduates during WCU’s December commencement.

Fall commencement to include undergraduates clad in purple

The purple side of Western Carolina University’s traditional purple and gold colors will be much more in prominence at the university’s fall commencement ceremonies as students receiving bachelor’s degrees will be switching from wearing mostly black to predominately purple academic regalia.

Amanda Muse | WCUInspires

Amanda Muse is one of very few female snare drum players who perform at the highest levels of marching band. After overcoming stereotypes and physical challenge...