Howard Lee, chairman of the N.C. State Board of Education, told members of Western Carolina University’s board of trustees that they should feel proud to serve in leadership roles at what he called “a cutting-edge university.”
Changes are in the works for the CulloWHEE! ArtsFest in 2004, as organizers of Western Carolina University’s annual celebration of the fine and performing arts are expanding what was a one-weekend event in early summer into a series of events to be held throughout the fall semester.
More than 200 students from the western half of North Carolina will have their voices heard on a variety of issues facing local, state and federal governments when they convene in a youth assembly Saturday, March 20, in Asheville.
With the departure this May of its vice chancellor for academic affairs, Richard J. Collings, for a presidency in Nebraska, Western Carolina University has launched a search for a chief academic officer who, for the first time, will also carry the title “Provost.”
Western Carolina University's construction management program, one of the fastest growing academic programs at the university, is launching a new Construction Career Academy designed to prepare N.C. high school students for careers in the construction industry.
CULLOWHEE – When Western Carolina University faculty member Brian Railsback traveled to New York City in 1993, he saw firsthand the destruction that occurs when individuals are inspired by their ideologies to commit violence against others.
This is one power trip that prospective college students will want to take. It’s the Western Carolina University ’04 Power Trip, a series of receptions designed to provide information about the college admissions process to prospective students and their families and give them the power to make one of the most important decisions in their lives - where to go to college.