Changes are in store this summer at the Western Carolina University Bookstore. A portion of the store's retail operation will be moving into approximately 3,000 square feet of space in the recently opened expansion of A.K. Hinds University Center.
Western Carolina University Chancellor John W. Bardo concluded a yearlong series of community conversations across Western North Carolina with his farthest foray east during a day of meetings with Catawba County business, education and government leaders Tuesday, May 25.
The clang of fire alarms and the smell of acrid smoke billowing out of the Stillwell Building at Western Carolina University signaled the start of a dramatic disaster drill that tested the readiness of a host of emergency responders.
Students in Laura Pinnix's class at Cherokee High School demonstrated their proficiency in the Cherokee language by responding to the roll call and singing songs in Cherokee during a recent visit by Western Carolina University Chancellor John Bardo.
Students and professors in Western Carolina University's computer science program will be involved in two collaborative research projects designed to increase access to a rapidly developing form of high performance computing known as “grid computing.”
A gift of more than $106,600 from the estate of the late Lucile Reed Edwards, a 1943 graduate of what was then called Western Carolina Teachers College, will help future generations of students from Jackson County attend what is now Western Carolina University.