Earlier this month, April Perry, assistant professor and director of the Higher Education Student Affairs Program, received an Outstanding Professional in Graduate and Professional Student Services award.
Some very important guests are about to hit campus, as the members of an external review team of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges will visit April 3-6 as part of the nearly three-year process to reaffirm Western Carolina University’s accreditation.
Western Carolina University students and faculty members will be speaking about the experiences they gained during trips to African countries as the “Africa Campus Theme Showcase” is held from 3 until 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, in Conference Room A of Blue Ridge Hall.
The Western Carolina University community will come together to celebrate the diverse cultures and traditions of its international student population during the 38th annual International Festival on Wednesday, March 29.
The 15th annual Spring Literary Festival at Western Carolina University will feature author and former U.S. poet laureate Billy Collins, called “the most popular poet in America” by The New York Times. All events are free and open to the public.
With “Cherokee: Community. Culture. Connections.” recently selected as Western Carolina University’s campus learning theme for the 2017-18 academic year, it just got a little easier for faculty, staff and students to immerse themselves in the Cherokee culture.
A future addition to Western Carolina University’s gallery of presidential portraits was unveiled for the first time Thursday, Feb. 23, as the WCU Board of Trustees got a sneak peek at the recently completed likeness of Chancellor David O. Belcher.
Western Carolina University’s student-run Mountain Area Pro Bono Physical Therapy Clinic has set a goal to expand the availability of its services in 2018. The free clinic provides services to individuals who do not have insurance coverage for physical therapy.