“God Save Gertrude,” an offbeat punk rock riff on Shakespeare’s “Hamlet,” will be presented by Western Carolina University’s School of Stage and Screen as part of the school’s 2017-18 Mainstage theatre season.
Western Carolina University’s Office of Professional Growth and Enrichment will offer workshops focusing on crisis communications and “Profiling for Profit” at the university’s instructional site at Biltmore Park in Asheville during the month of October.
Sharon Metcalfe, associate professor in WCU’s School of Nursing, recently presented “Collaborative Pediatric International Cultural Learning: Mutual Learning Success” at the 28th International Conference on Pediatric Nursing and Healthcare in Edinburgh, Scotland.
“College Experiences of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians,” an article by Rebecca Lasher, WCU assistant professor of social work, and Don Good, a 1978 alumnus of WCU and professor of educational leadership at East Tennessee State University, was published in volume 33 of the Research in Higher Education Journal.
An entrepreneur who became nationally known for his appearances on NBC’s “The Apprentice” told a group of Western Carolina University students who excelled in their academic work last spring semester that they now need to rise to an even higher level and live with “courageous leadership.”
With the trail system, which includes six separate trails, soon to begin its fifth year as an amenity on the WCU campus, the staff of Base Camp Cullowhee recently has completed several projects designed to improve the experience and improve safety for those who ride, walk and run the trails.