Freshman move-in day at Western Carolina University this year will have a different twist, with the newest Catamounts scheduled to move into their residence hall rooms on Friday, Aug. 17, instead of the typical Saturday of years past.
Western’s new student e-mail service, Catamount Mail, will roll out this fall. All students will receive Catamount Mail accounts at the beginning of the fall semester. Existing WCU student e-mail accounts will be phased out by fall break and students may forward any messages that remain in these old accounts to the new Catamount Mail service.
The maps and signs for Catamount Links, Western Carolina University's new nine-hole disc golf course, weren't even up when Dante Hill spotted its metal baskets and grabbed his discs for a quick round last week.
Bob Buckner (pictured), director of Western Carolina University’s Pride of the Mountains Marching Band, will serve as guest conductor when Jackson County’s first community band presents a Mother’s Day concert on Sunday, May 13, at 2 p.m.
Welcome and thank you for being here today. This is only the second time in nearly twelve years that I have given a “State of the University” address; normally I give a policy address at the beginning of the academic year.