Leila Tvedt, executive director of the N.C. Agency for Public Telecommunications for the past nine years, has been appointed to the new position of associate vice chancellor for public relations at Western Carolina University.
Noelle L. Kehrberg, who has served in a variety of teaching and administrative positions during a 24-year career at Western Carolina University, has been appointed dean of Western’s College of Applied Sciences.
Western Carolina University is listed among “the top 100 outstanding but under-appreciated colleges” in a new book by one of the nation’s most-respected education writers, who debunks the notion that a quality education can be found only at brand-name, Ivy League schools.
North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper will deliver the keynote address at a daylong conference examining ethical and social implications of genomic research and other biotechnology issues Thursday, April 3, in Asheville.
Western Carolina University’s board of trustees approved several administrative appointments at its quarterly meeting Wednesday, March 5, including new directors for Western’s service learning, residential living, orientation, and enrollment support programs.
Western Carolina University is launching a new Spring Literary Festival this April as part of a renewed effort to stimulate interest among students and residents of Western North Carolina in the work of contemporary writers and poets.
A new master’s degree program at Western Carolina University is designed to help train the student affairs professionals that colleges and universities will require in order to meet the needs of a growing population of college students across North Carolina and the nation.
Less than three years after being authorized to offer North Carolina’s first undergraduate degree program in entrepreneurship, Western Carolina University has been given the green light for a new master’s degree program in the fast-growing field.