Students, faculty and administrators at Western Carolina University gathered Friday, Sept. 30, to celebrate the end of the “campus run-around” at a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the opening of the recently renovated Killian Annex Building.
CULLOWHEE – Western Carolina University will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30, to allow members of the campus and surrounding communities to tour its newly remodeled Killian Annex Building, home to many of the university's student support offices.
Former Jackson County public school teacher Janice Holt is the director of Western Carolina University's newly launched effort to help prevent beginning teachers in Western North Carolina school systems from experiencing “career burnout” and leaving the profession.
A newly established center at Western Carolina University is designed to provide support to Western North Carolina school systems in their efforts to prevent beginning teachers from experiencing “career burnout” and leaving the profession.
The School-University Teacher Education Partnership at Western Carolina University is a finalist for the Christa McAuliffe Excellence in Teacher Education Award presented annually by the American Association of State Colleges and Universities.
Western Carolina University and the Asheville City Schools have received a grant of $283,584 for a project designed to improve reading instruction in secondary schools by increasing the number of middle and high school teachers who have the necessary skills to help their students become proficient readers.
Mike Treadway, who grew up in Bryson City, is fulfilling a dream. Asheville native, Cedric Nash, is fulfilling a promise to his father. Ben Garner from Person County is finally following in his parents' footsteps.