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WCU assesses leadership skill of WNC’s future school principals

Students in Western Carolina University's master's degree program in school administration and education specialist degree program in educational leadership explored answers to that question in a recent leadership assessment center developed by faculty members in the department of educational leadership and foundations.
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SACS matters at Western, workshops explain why

The university's critical re-accreditation process is off to a running start, and the people who are managing that effort want you to know what's going on, what's coming up, and how you can be involved. For that reason, Carol Burton, Western's director of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools review, is holding workshops on June 22 and 28 to explain the process, timelines and importance of the effort.
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Western students earn spots on national whitewater team

Two of Western Carolina University's high-achieving students recently paddled their kayaks to top finishes at the Whitewater Slalom U.S. Team Trials in Durango, Colo., earning them spots on the national whitewater slalom team and giving each a boost toward the 2008 Summer Olympics.