Mountain bikers, runners and hikers now have a place to take a break after making strenuous climbs up the Cullowhee Connector and Upper Long Branch and Lower Long Branch trails on WCU’s multi-use trail system.
G. Bruce Gehrig, a faculty member at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte for 16 years who has decades of experience in civil engineering and the construction industry, has been named director of Western Carolina University’s Kimmel School of Construction Management.
The Capstone Symposium of Western Carolina University’s College of Engineering and Technology will take place from 1:30 to 4 p.m. Friday, April 27, in the university’s Belk Building and Center of Applied Technology.
Western Carolina University’s motorsports team is coming off a successful run in the Society of Automotive Engineers’ annual Baja Racing Competition, held Thursday, April 19, through Sunday, April 22, in Mechanicsville, Virginia.
Western Carolina University hosted more than 100 students Saturday, March 10, for a Regional Science Olympiad of interscholastic competitions in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields.
Engineers Week at Western Carolina University kicked off Monday, Feb. 19, with guest speaker Lonnie Johnson addressing engineering and technology students on the “Impact of Technology” at the A.K. Hinds University Center’s Grandroom.
Lonnie Johnson, engineer and inventor, will be the guest speaker in Cullowhee on Monday, Feb. 19, as Western Carolina University celebrates Engineers Week. His presentation will begin at 6 p.m. in the A.K. Hinds University Center’s Grandroom.
Western Carolina University’s Rapid Center, a regional source for business and entrepreneurial assistance, will gain some assistance itself in the form of a U.S. Economic Development Administration grant.