For the Pride of the Mountains Marching Band, practice starts well before the first football game. While preparing for the debut of their percussion feature in this years’ show “Believe,” these students show just how much practice makes perfect.
It's the start of a new semester and a new year at Western Carolina University. From Move-in Day on campus to Valley Ballyhoo and all the Week of Welcome activities our students have been busy. Explore all the images from the first week of class.
Western Carolina University recently graduated its largest class in its 129-year history, a class featuring more than 1,600 graduates. Below is a link to pictures of the three graduation ceremonies of the Class of 2018.
Some things just never get old. Western Carolina University's men's and women's track and field teams continued their recent dominance at the Southern Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships with the men winning their third consecutive title, while the women won for the third time in the last four years.
With spring now in the air, the Western Carolina University campus has come alive. Whether it's the International Festival, the Tuck River Cleanup or Greek Week, students have been enjoying a variety of events across campus as the spring semester winds to a close. Here is just a glimpse of some of the activities that have taken place through the lenses of university photographers Mark Haskett and Ashley Evans.