A Western Carolina University political science and public affairs professor recently teamed with the town of Sylva to create a survey for business owners about their opinions on local issues and services.
Western Carolina University is leasing a parcel of land near a dam on the Tuckaseigee River near the back entrance of campus to Duke Energy, which plans to upgrade a public recreation area and improve river access for kayakers and canoeists.
“From Making Connections to Making Commitments: Improving Pedagogy, Engaging Students and Building Communities” will be the theme of the third annual Service Learning Symposium at Western Carolina University on Thursday, June 14.
Western Carolina University is the recipient of a $267,477 grant from the University of North Carolina Division of University-School Programs for its project designed to integrate literacy, mathematics and technology in elementary and middle school science education.
The Western Carolina University Concert Choir and the Western Carolina Community Chorus will be joined by the WCU Artist-in-Residence Orchestra at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 1, for a performance of Johann Sebastian Bach’s Lenten cantata, “Christ Lay in the Bonds of Death,” and Ludwig van Beethoven’s oratorio on the passion of Christ, “Christ on the Mount of Olives.”