A stand-up comedian told Western Carolina University’s new students that they need to step outside their comfort zones and not be afraid to fail as he spoke to them during the university’s annual New Student Convocation.
The celestial bodies are aligning perfectly for the Western Carolina University community to experience a memorable start to the 2017 fall semester, with the first day of classes coinciding with a once-in-a-lifetime solar eclipse and anticipation rising for all-time records to be set in total enrollment and freshman enrollment.
Western Carolina University’s newest Catamounts will receive their official welcome to the university during the 2017 New Student Convocation beginning 5:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, at the Ramsey Regional Activity Center.
A TV actor and equality and diversity activist urged Western Carolina University’s new students to see college as an opportunity to step out of their comfort zones as he spoke to them during the university’s annual New Student Convocation.
R.J. Mitte, co-star of AMC’s “Breaking Bad” and an equality and diversity activist, will be the featured speaker as the Western Carolina University community welcomes its newest students at the annual New Student Convocation on Friday, Aug. 19.