Western Carolina University’s motorsports team is coming off a successful run in the Society of Automotive Engineers’ annual Baja Racing Competition, held Thursday, April 19, through Sunday, April 22, in Mechanicsville, Virginia.
Even good weather showed up for the 34th annual Tuck River Cleanup. Hosted by Western Carolina University’s Base Camp Cullowhee, the April 14 activity to clean up the Tuckaseigee River as it flows through Jackson County was deemed successful, if sometimes overwhelming, by organizers.
Western Carolina University’s Center for the Study of Free Enterprise will host a professional development workshop for teachers, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday, April 23, at the Hilton Biltmore Park in Asheville.
Western Carolina University finance students outperformed both the Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor’s 500 average, as well as 24 other college teams, to take first place in an investment competition sponsored by the Tennessee Valley Authority.
The University of North Carolina Association of Student Governments will bestow its prestigious William C. Friday Lifetime Achievement Award on David O. Belcher, chancellor of Western Carolina University.
Western Carolina University’s Concert Band and Symphonic Band will take the stage at the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 19, for their final performance of the spring semester.