Western Carolina University’s newest Catamounts will receive their official welcome to the university during the 2017 New Student Convocation beginning 5:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, at the Ramsey Regional Activity Center.
Dayo Olopade, author of “The Bright Continent, Breaking Rules and Making Change in Modern Africa,” will visit Western Carolina University to discuss the book and her perspectives as a journalist Wednesday, Oct. 26.
Western Carolina University’s incoming freshmen are reading a New York Times bestseller this summer as they get a kick start to their college educations by participating in the university’s “One Book” program.
Business administration and law students said the mock trial they developed based on the Ron Rash novel "Serena" – the university’s "One Book" selection for 2014-15 – helped them connect more deeply with their field of study and with each other.
Western Carolina University business law students will present a mock trial based on the Ron Rash novel “Serena” at a courtroom in the Jackson County Justice and Administration Building on Tuesday, Dec. 9.