Western Carolina University’s chapter of Tau Sigma, a national honor society, inducted 39 new members into its ranks, presented awards and elected chapter officers during a ceremony and banquet March 21.
Western Carolina University faculty members are planning an event for Tuesday, March 27, to show their support for minority students in the wake of recent incidents involving the anonymous shouting of racial slurs.
The “Me Too” movement on social media and the resulting public discussion about sexual assault and sexual harassment have put employers on notice that such behaviors will not be tolerated in the workplace.
Western Carolina University will offer a one-day workshop on “Contract Negotiations, Liability and Risk Factors in Business” on Friday, April 13, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the university’s instructional site at Biltmore Park in Asheville.
Jeremiah “Jerry” Wolfe, an elder of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians who received an honorary doctorate of humane letters from Western Carolina University during its May 2017 commencement ceremonies, died Monday, March 12, at the age of 93.
More than a dozen current and former members of the General Assembly and other state officials were among 200-plus who gathered Friday, March 2, for a ceremonial groundbreaking to mark the start of construction on WCU’s Tom Apodaca Science Building.
Western Carolina University hosted more than 100 students Saturday, March 10, for a Regional Science Olympiad of interscholastic competitions in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields.