Twenty-five Western Carolina University student teams are among a total of 578 Western North Carolina college students participating in Juicy Ideas, a collegiate competition that challenges students to combine entrepreneurship with environmental responsibility.
Western Carolina University’s in-house mosquito expert is warning residents of some Western North Carolina counties to be on the lookout for a species of mosquito known for its painful and persistent bites.
Western Carolina University is the new home to the offices of the Santa Aguila Charitable Trust, an international organization devoted to the protection and preservation of beaches around the world, and recent WCU graduate Adam Griffith has been hired as director of the trust’s Beachcare program.
Western Carolina University's Honors College presented the first-ever RODIN Awards this spring to three faculty members for their Photo of a RODIN awardsupport of undergraduate researchers. RODIN stands for the Recognition of Distinguished Instruction and Nurturing.
Approximately 50 emergency agency personnel from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg area will convene Tuesday, May 6, for the final workshop in a yearlong regional disaster planning project sponsored by Western Carolina University’s Institute for the Economy and the Future, and department of applied criminology.
Thirty-six Western Carolina University students loaded up their research projects and headed to Maryland on Wednesday, April 9, to represent the university at the 22nd annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research.
Research conducted by Western Carolina University’s undergraduate students, along with other examples of students’ creative talents, will be on display Monday, March 24, through Thursday, March 27, as WCU’s Honors College sponsors Undergraduate Expo 2008.
The scholarly research of Western Carolina University’s graduate students will be showcased during the university’s 16th annual Graduate Research Symposium on Thursday, March 27, at A.K. Hinds University Center.