Steven Siegel, an artist recognized internationally for work that comments on the natural environment, will speak at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 24, in Room 130 of the Fine and Performing Arts Center on the campus of Western Carolina University.
A total of 1,735 students were named to the Western Carolina University dean’s list for the fall semester 2009, according to Kyle R. Carter, WCU’s provost and senior vice chancellor for academic affairs.
Fans of Western Carolina University’s Pride of the Mountains Marching Band can watch the musical group often referred to as “the world’s largest funk rock band” take part in the 2011 Tournament of Roses Parade on New Year’s Day in Pasadena, Calif.
The spring semester portion of the Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers, part of Western Carolina University’s Lectures, Concerts and Exhibitions Series, will get under way Thursday, Feb. 18, in the theater of the A.K. Hinds University Center with “Trimpin: The Sound of Invention.”
Western Carolina University won two awards in the 2009-10 Council for Advancement and Support of Education District III competition for projects promoting the marching band and musical theatre program.