The Catamount Singers and Electric Soul, a Western Carolina University student ensemble, will present its spring concert, “Bring the Beat In!,” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26, at WCU’s John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center.
Twelve dance pieces, including four choreographed by students, will be featured as students and faculty from Western Carolina University’s Dance Program join together to present the annual Spring Dance Showcase at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 27, in Hoey Auditorium.
Approximately 160 high school and middle school students from across Western North Carolina will test their knowledge of French and Spanish on Tuesday, April 24, in the 36th annual Language Contest at Western Carolina University.
Western Carolina University’s Center for the Study of Free Enterprise will host a professional development workshop for teachers, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday, April 23, at the Hilton Biltmore Park in Asheville.
The University of North Carolina Association of Student Governments will bestow its prestigious William C. Friday Lifetime Achievement Award on David O. Belcher, chancellor of Western Carolina University.
“The Liars Bench,” a program devoted to preserving, promoting and performing materials dealing with Appalachian heritage and culture, will present a show at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 19, in the ground floor auditorium of Western Carolina University’s H.F. Robinson Administration Building.