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WCU Discovery Forum rescheduled to spring semester

Western Carolina University’s third annual Discovery Forum, an event designed to encourage young people to share innovative ideas for making their communities better places to live, has been postponed until the 2015 spring semester.
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Faculty member honored at Canadian symposium

A paper co-authored by Jon Marvel, associate professor of management, and presented at the 2014 International Supply Chain Symposium held in Edmonton, Alberta, in June received the symposium’s Best Paper Award.
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N.C. Biotech grant to fund summer DNA workshop at Western

The N.C. Biotechnology Center has awarded a grant of nearly $18,000 to Western Carolina University for a summer workshop designed to give N.C. science teachers valuable hands-on experience in DNA sequencing that they can take back to their classrooms across the state.