The legal arguments surrounding an upcoming U.S. Supreme Court case will be discussed as Western Carolina University’s Free Enterprise Speaker Series holds its first program of the fall semester from 5 to 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5, in the theater of A.K. Hinds University Center.
WCU Presents, the performance series at Western Carolina University’s John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center, opens its 2017-18 season at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 7, with The HillBenders, a bluegrass group from Springfield, Missouri, presenting “The Who’s Tommy: A Bluegrass Opry.”
Astrophysicist and theologian David Wilkinson will visit Western Carolina University to present a lecture on the topic “The Big Bang, Multiverse and Stephen Hawking: The Search for God in Contemporary Cosmology” at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 25, in the theater of A.K. Hinds University Center.
Accomplished long-distance hiker Jennifer Pharr Davis of Asheville will be taking a break from her current project, hiking North Carolina’s Mountains-to-Sea Trail, to give a presentation at Western Carolina University on Wednesday, Aug. 30.
Western Carolina University’s newest Catamounts will receive their official welcome to the university during the 2017 New Student Convocation beginning 5:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, at the Ramsey Regional Activity Center.
The second season finale of “David Holt’s State of Music” series featuring bluegrass, traditional gospel and old-time music is set for broadcast Thursday, July 27, at 10 p.m. on UNC-TV and features performances recorded at Western Carolina University.
The Performance Series of Western Carolina University’s John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center opens Thursday, Sept. 7, with The HillBenders, a bluegrass group from Springfield, Missouri, performing The Who's "Tommy."
Dulcimer players from around the region and Southeast will be gathering at Western Carolina University for two upcoming events – the 17th annual Dulcimer U Summer Week and Dulcimer U Hammer Dulcimer Weekend.