The third annual Western Carolina University Regional Leadership Tour recently traveled throughout Western North Carolina to learn firsthand about the area’s public safety efforts, business initiatives and the media, as well as education, health and wellness issues.
The Fine Art Museum at Western Carolina University is presenting an exhibition of images of the Great Smoky Mountains that in turn helped inspire the creation of the nation’s most visited national park.
Western Carolina University’s Friends of the Arts is celebrating a successful fundraising event that raised more than $113,000, with over $60,000 going directly to the organization’s endowed scholarship fund.
Tau Beta Psi, the local engineering honor society at Western Carolina University, inducted seven new members in a recent ceremony. Tau Beta Psi admits engineering students who rank in the top eighth of the junior class or top fifth of the senior class and have demonstrated moral character and a commitment to service.
Baron Crawford, the new president of Western Carolina University’s Student Government Association, sees some of the challenges of his term of office reflecting national trends, socially and politically.
Western Carolina University’s Whee Lead Alumni Giving Challenge set a goal to gain 400 new or returning alumni donors by Friday, April 22. The Office of Development and Alumni Affairs has announced the challenge exceeded that goal.
Could it be three straight titles for Western Carolina University as the “Top Adventure College” in the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic region? Blue Ridge Outdoors magazine is expected to announce the results of its online poll Monday, May 16, with a feature article.