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WCU energy summit addresses variety of issues

As the cost of fossil fuels primarily from foreign sources continues to escalate, adopting energy conservation strategies and identifying new sustainable sources of energy are no longer just environmental issues, but they also have become economic and national security issues.
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WCU partners with NC Outward Bound School

Students in Western Carolina University's parks and recreation management program have the opportunity to receive on-the-job training with one of the nation's most prestigious outdoor education organizations, thanks to a strengthened partnership with the North Carolina Outward Bound School.