Western Carolina University will bestow honorary doctorates on a longtime dean and on a former chairman of its board of trustees, and present a major alumni award, as the university holds spring commencement exercises Saturday, May 8.
Judges for Western Carolina University 's 2004 Annual Student Art Exhibition awarded “Best in Show” honors to senior Joel Queen for his sculpture “Drifting,” one of 185 entries in this year's competition.
Three candidates for the position of director of the Fine and Performing Arts Center at Western Carolina University will visit campus this month for public presentations and question-and-answer sessions.
A Western Carolina University student is one of 40 women from across the nation selected for participation in a prestigious summer mentorship program designed to increase the number of women entering graduate school in computer science or computer engineering.
Western Carolina University, in partnership with Isothermal Community College, will offer interested students an opportunity to earn a bachelor's degree or teacher licensure in elementary education in Rutherford County beginning in August.
Western Carolina University has authorized the colonization of a new chapter of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity, and the group is already winning kudos from the national organization for a membership recruitment strategy that focuses on leadership, scholarship and service.
Speaking at Swain County High School during his recent visit to Bryson City as part of a series of Chancellor’s Regional Roundtable events across the mountains, Western Carolina’s Chancellor John Bardo said well-qualified students should not let concerns over money keep them from attending college.