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DIVERSITY DIALOGUES

Perhaps it was inevitable that simmering racial tensions sparked by a spate of police shootings of black men across the U.S. and fueled by a contentious preside...

VOLUNTEER VENTURES

Sydney Blair ’16 captured mosquitoes in Great Smoky Mountains National Park as part of her field work for a Western Carolina University course in which environm...

THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOME

On virtually any college campus, they’re there — students who have recently exited foster care or who are homeless, wards of the state or orphaned. And most of ...

OPENING NOTES

One of my first priorities after becoming chancellor in 2011 was to initiate the development of a robust and focused strategic plan for Western Carolina Univers...