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.
Western Carolina University faculty and staff members can keep up with the activities of the university’s Faculty Senate and Staff Senate by attending public meetings those two bodies have scheduled in September.
MadStone Cafe & Catching Light Books, the combination eatery and bookstore located in Western Carolina University’s Noble Hall, will host a reception for two WCU faculty authors at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 31.
Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Center recently received a donation of three art objects honoring Horace Kephart, an early 20th-century outdoors writer and proponent for the establishment of Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Western Carolina University’s Office of Research Administration is offering proposal development workshops for WCU’s tenured faculty, tenure-track faculty and staff who are interested in applying for the Provost’s Internal Support Grant.