Western Carolina University English professor Mimi Fenton’s upcoming Fulbright trip to Budapest, Hungary, will interweave research and teaching that focuses on the works of English literary icon John Milton and the role of the public humanities.
Programs in the colleges of Business, Education and Allied Professions, Arts and Sciences, and Health and Human Sciences have received notification of reaccreditation from a variety of agencies that conduct in-depth examinations of the programs’ quality and effectiveness.
Western Carolina University’s Division of Information Technology will perform system maintenance to ensure the reliability and safety of the campus data center from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 28, and Friday, Dec. 29.
Western Carolina University faculty members Kelly Kelley and David Westling say they have learned a lot about assisting individuals with intellectual disabilities as they transition into the world of work and independent living over the past decade through the University Participant Program that they co-direct on campus.
A team of students representing the Catamount School, Western Carolina University’s laboratory school for sixth- through eighth-graders, competed at a regional FIRST LEGO League event Saturday, Dec. 2, and will be one of 13 teams moving on to state competition.
Western Carolina University will hold a pair of commencement ceremonies Saturday, Dec. 16, to honor the university’s fall graduating class and a group of newly minted WCU alumni who were awarded degrees after this year’s summer school sessions.