David Dorondo, associate professor in Western Carolina University’s Department of History, has been honored with an American Legion Distinguished Service Award, presented recently by the Steve Youngdeer Post 143 of Cherokee.
Western Carolina University’s John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center will present singer-songwriter and cellist Shana Tucker performing a concert of music she calls “chamber soul” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11.
Western Carolina University’s Office of Continuing and Professional Education is offering a grant-writing certificate program in Asheville beginning Wednesday, Nov. 2, and continuing through Friday, Nov. 4.
The Western Carolina University Political Debate Series will conclude Thursday, Oct. 27, with the third and final event of the 2016 election season, a session featuring candidates in the N.C. Senate District 50 race.
The University of North Carolina Board of Governors has appointed Gaither M. Keener, former chief legal counsel for Lowe’s Companies Inc., to fill an unexpired term on the Board of Trustees at Western Carolina University.