Western Carolina University’s Board of Trustees voted unanimously Friday (March 11) to endorse a resolution calling on North Carolinians to vote “yes” for the proposed state bond issue Connect NC, which would provide $110 million for replacement of WCU’s Natural Sciences Building.
A national consultant with expertise in communicating with people who are deaf-blind or have significant disabilities will be the featured presenter at a mini-conference co-sponsored by Western Carolina University’s Teacher Support Program and the North Carolina Deaf-Blind Project.
Western Carolina University announced Tuesday, Dec. 5, establishment of the Myron and Barbara Coulter Fellowship Fund for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, which will provide resources for faculty members and graduate students involved in research to improve learning outcomes for WCU students.
The IBM Transition to Teaching program designed to help high-performing IBM employees go to the head of the class – as middle school and high school teachers – is joining forces with Western Carolina University.
Western Carolina University has received a grant of $331,416 for a project with five Western North Carolina public school systems that is designed to broaden the knowledge and skills of teacher mentors and improve the retention rate of new teachers in North Carolina.