Two projects deemed by Western Carolina University officials as necessary to meet the demands of a rapidly increasing student enrollment moved forward as the WCU Board of Trustees selected firms to design a new lower campus residence hall and the university’s first parking deck.
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.