The Reporter

Sustainable Energy Initiative approves seven new proposals

Enhancing the Cullowhee Creek corridor, providing a solar panel picnic table and researching how to build a compactor that would remove coffee lids from coffee cups and place each in its respective recycling bin are among the proposals approved by Western Carolina University’s Sustainable Energy Initiative for the 2017-18 academic year.

Noteworthy News

Work on traffic signal installation underway on campus

The installation of concrete signal pole foundations has been completed at the corner of Centennial Drive and University Way on Western Carolina University’s campus as part of a N.C. Department of Transportation project to place a traffic signal at that location.

Campus Events

Commencement ceremonies scheduled for May 5-6

Western Carolina University has scheduled three commencement ceremonies over a two-day period – Friday, May 5, and Saturday, May 6 – to recognize the academic achievements of graduating students who comprise what is expected to be the university’s sixth straight record spring class.

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