Angela Johnson “A.J.” Grube, assistant to the chancellor for equal opportunity programs at Western Carolina University, has been named to the position of assistant vice chancellor for operations and research.
Western Carolina University Provost Kyle R. Carter met with about 200 faculty, staff and students at an Academic Forum in the A. K. Hinds University Center on Tuesday, March 8. He opened the event by stating that he wanted to start a dialogue among participants, provide information, and address issues and concerns facing the entire university community.
Western Carolina University Provost Kyle Carter is holding an Academic Forum on Tuesday, March 8 at 3:30 p.m. in the Grandroom of the A. K. Hinds University Center. The Forum is open to all members of Western's community.
The Western Carolina University board of trustees has approved Kyle R. Carter, provost and vice president for academic affairs at Central Missouri State University, as Western's chief academic officer, a position that also will carry the title of provost for the first time in the university's history.
With the departure this May of its vice chancellor for academic affairs, Richard J. Collings, for a presidency in Nebraska, Western Carolina University has launched a search for a chief academic officer who, for the first time, will also carry the title “Provost.”