OPENING NOTES

Happy New Year, Catamount Nation! As 2016 was coming to a close, I took some time to reflect on the events of this past year and to antic...

PASSPORT TO EDUCATION

As a student at the Korean National Police University, Marn Pyung “Francis” Jang wanted to experience life in the U.S. What his classmates s...

NOBLE CULTURE

Western Carolina University’s new four-story Noble Hall, with its mix of student residential units and space for commercial and dining estab...

CREATING OPPORTUNITY

Susan Parrott Ward ’76 came to Western Carolina University in 1973 with a deep passion for the arts and a burning desire to make things with...

IN TOTALITY

Faculty members at Western Carolina University should not be surprised if students cast their eyes skyward in the early afternoon hours of t...

THE BIG 4-0

Western Carolina University can claim several notable firsts, like when Ronnie Carr ME ’07 became the first college basketball player to hit...