About 375 high school students from across Western North Carolina and northeastern Georgia gathered at Western Carolina University on Thursday, March 15, to test their knowledge of French and Spanish in the university’s 25th annual Foreign Language Contest.
Western Carolina University’s Catamount Chamber Singers and Instrumental Ensemble will present a program of jazz, popular song standards and Broadway tunes at 8 p.m. Monday, April 2, in the recital hall of the Coulter Building. The concert is free and open to the public.
Bill Gradison (pictured at right), a member of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, a non-profit corporation created by Congress in 2002 following a series of high-profile accounting and bankruptcy scandals, will deliver a pair of presentations in the region on Wednesday, March 28, as a part of the speaker series of Western Carolina University’s College of Business.
More than 500 Jackson County students recently entered their artwork in Western Carolina University’s exhibition in celebration of the annual Jackson County Youth Art Month and the National Youth Art Month. The artwork will be on display in the Fine and Performing Arts Center’s north hallway through Friday, March 30.
Western Carolina University will host its 37th Annual High School Mathematics Contest Thursday, March 29, with more than 500 of the region’s top high school and junior high school mathematics students competing.
Research conducted by Western Carolina University’s undergraduate students, along with other examples of students’ creative talents, will be on display Monday, March 26, through Thursday, March 29, as WCU’s Honors College sponsors Undergraduate Expo 2007.