Posts By: WCU Magazine

OPENING NOTES

Happy New Year, Catamount Nation! As 2016 was coming to a close, I took some time to reflect on the events of this past year and to anticipate the opportunit...

BACK ON TRACK

Director of Athletics Randy Eaton did not have to look far to find a new head coach for the men’s and women’s cross country and track and field squads at Wester...

COURSE OF ACTION

Sara Anne McGetrick is on the job as the new head coach for the women’s golf program at Western Carolina University. A native of Spartanburg, South Carolina, Mc...

GIVING MORE THAN SOCCER

A Waynesville youth group preparing for a mission trip to Bamboo, Jamaica, was looking for ideas for gifts to take to the town’s children. Anything related to s...

class NOTES

1963 Mel Gibson MA ’67 won a gold medal in the 75–79 age group in the state finals of the North Carolina Senior Games held Sept. 28 in Durham. Gibson receive...

IN MEMORIAM

Beloved campus fixture, perpetual smiling face, Jan O’Brien passes The Western Carolina University community is remembering and mourning Julia Mae Ware “Ms. ...