LIFE@WesternCarolina, Western Carolina University’s lifelong learning membership organization for adults 50 and older, kicked off its fall semester sessions with a Tuesday, Sept. 12, presentation on cadaver dogs and law enforcement on the Cullowhee campus and a Thursday, Sept. 14, presentation addressing mosquitoes and mosquito-borne illnesses at the university’s instructional site at Biltmore Park.
Western Carolina University’s Division of Educational Outreach is partnering with six marketing and public relations experts to offer a new certificate in “Digital Marketing and Public Relations” this fall at WCU’s instructional site at Biltmore Park in Asheville.
Twenty-seven members of Western Carolina University’s faculty and staff will be going on the road Monday, Sept. 18, through Wednesday, Sept. 20, to introduce the university to prospective students during evening events in the Greensboro, Raleigh and Charlotte areas.
A Western Carolina University committee tasked with revising the university’s “2020 Vision” strategic plan will hold a series of town hall meetings to allow members of the campus and surrounding communities to provide input into the process.
The 2017-18 edition of the Western Carolina University “Learning Live!” series, an initiative sponsored by the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center to expose Western North Carolina school children to the arts, will get under way Friday, Sept. 15, with “Jack’s Great American Road Trip.”
Western Carolina University’s Office of Research Administration will hold two “Learn to Find Funding for Your Research” workshops to assist WCU faculty and staff in gaining financial support for programs and projects.
Organizers of the WHEE Call U campaign are seeking faculty, staff and administrator volunteers to make telephone calls to all new first-year and transfer students at Western Carolina University during the four week of the semester.