Western Carolina University’s Rapid Center, a regional source for business and entrepreneurial assistance, will gain some assistance itself in the form of a U.S. Economic Development Administration grant.
A Western Carolina University committee tasked with revising the university’s “2020 Vision” strategic plan will host two additional town hall meetings – one in Cullowhee, the other in Sylva – to solicit input from members of the campus and surrounding communities.
Western Carolina University’s Office of Professional Growth and Enrichment is offering programs in event planning and customer service at the university’s instructional site at Biltmore Park Town Square in Asheville.
“Survivor: Africa” winner Ethan Zohn will deliver the keynote address during Miracle Week, Western Carolina University Dance Marathon’s weeklong series of events designed to promote the organization’s fundraising and awareness campaign for Children’s Miracle Network hospitals, and more specifically, the group’s partner hospital – Children’s Hospital of Greenville Health Systems in Greenville, South Carolina.
Local residents will have an opportunity to see and hear Western Carolina University’s Pride of the Mountains Marching Band in action as the band provides two exhibition performances at the 43rd annual Enka “Land of the Sky” Marching Band Competition on Saturday, Sept. 30.