Western Carolina University faculty and staff members who are parents and in need of a pre-Thanksgiving outing, minus the kids, can take advantage of a Parents’ Night Out event being offered Friday, Nov. 17, by WCU’s health and physical education students.
It will be Faculty and Staff Day this Saturday, Nov. 11, as the nationally ranked Western Carolina University football team takes on the Mercer Bears, with all WCU employees offered a free ticket to the game.
It was on Halloween night nine years ago that Western Carolina University’s radio re-creation group staged the famous 1938 Orson Welles broadcast “War of The Worlds” on its 70th anniversary. This year, the group is returning to the frightful holiday to present "A Sci-Fi Double Feature” highlighting H.G. Wells’ “The Time Machine” and Jules Verne’s “20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.”