Western Carolina University will host a daylong symposium titled “Cherokee Challenges and Tribulations: Exploring Scholarship, Memory and Commemoration” on Wednesday, April 11, in the Grandroom of A.K. Hinds University Center.
Members of the Western Carolina University community have an opportunity to join a “Catamounts for Belcher” team and help support the work of the Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at Duke Medical Center through the upcoming fundraiser “Angels Among Us.”
CareZone, a new two-hour program that provides instruction in understanding mental illness in day-to-day life, will be offered from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday, April 13, in the Cardinal Room at Western Carolina University’s A.K. Hinds University Center.
Western Carolina University’s chapter of Tau Sigma, a national honor society, inducted 39 new members into its ranks, presented awards and elected chapter officers during a ceremony and banquet March 21.
Students from the New Kituwah Academy language immersion school in Cherokee will be visiting the campus of Western Carolina University on Wednesday, April 4, to present their annual Youth Powwow for the university’s students, faculty and staff.
“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, March 22, in the ground floor auditorium of Western Carolina University’s H.F. Robinson Administration Building.
The “Me Too” movement on social media and the resulting public discussion about sexual assault and sexual harassment have put employers on notice that such behaviors will not be tolerated in the workplace.