Santiago García-Castañón, professor of Spanish in WCU’s Department of World Languages, participated in a collective literary reading at Furman University on Oct. 26 in celebration of the Mexican holiday Day of the Dead.
Mark A. Kossick, WCU professor of nursing and anesthesia simulation education coordinator at the university’s Biltmore Park instructional site, was the featured speaker at a conference held Nov. 1 in Sandestin, Florida.
James Costa, WCU professor of biology and executive director of Highlands Biological Station, became just the third person to receive the Alfred Russel Wallace Medal recently as he traveled through France and the United Kingdom giving a series of lectures.
A paper co-authored by Andrew Bobilya, associate professor and director of WCU’s Parks and Recreation Management Program, was recently published in Volume 14 of the publication Research in Outdoor Education.
Santiago Garcia-Castanon, professor of Spanish in WCU’s Department of World Languages, recently returned from Austria, where he gave a poetry reading at the University of Vienna on the morning of Friday, Oct. 13.
Tom Watterson, assistant professor of health and physical education in WCU’s School of Teaching and Learning, has been selected the 2017 College/University Teacher of the Year by the N.C. Physical Education Association.