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.
Western Carolina University’s annual Spring Literary Festival has a 15-year history of hosting local and national writers and showcasing established and emerging literary talent, all part of an open-to-the public community celebration.
Acclaimed screenwriter and playwright Tony Kushner will be at Western Carolina University’s John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center on Thursday, April 5, as part of the 2017-18 WCU Presents Performance Series.
Western Carolina University hosted more than 100 students Saturday, March 10, for a Regional Science Olympiad of interscholastic competitions in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields.