Posts By: Bill Studenc

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Campus services operational after thunderstorms

All services are up and running on the Western Carolina University campus in the wake of severe thunderstorms this evening (Wednesday, June 15) that raced through Western North Carolina and left much of Jackson County without electrical power.
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WCU makes president’s honor roll

The Corporation for National and Community Service has recognized WCU’s commitment to service learning and civic engagement with a listing on the higher education honor roll.
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WCU names next marching band director

The new leader of WCU’s Pride of the Mountains Marching Band is – drum roll, please – David Starnes, currently director of bands at Kennesaw Mountain High School in Georgia.
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WCU featured in green college guide

“The Princeton Review’s Guide to 311 Green Colleges: 2011 Edition” identifies the university as among the most environmentally responsible campuses in the U.S. and Canada.
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Book traces Cherokee pottery

Anna Fariello, associate research professor at WCU’s Hunter Library and director of the craft revival project, has completed a new book titled “Cherokee Pottery.”