student awards and accolades

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Phi Beta Delta Honor Society honors students, faculty, staff

The Delta Zeta chapter of the Phi Beta Delta Honor Society for International Scholars at Western Carolina University recently inducted new student and faculty members and bestowed honorary membership onto a beloved university administrator for his role in international education efforts at Western.
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National radio advertising exam no problem for students

Radio listeners across much of Western North Carolina hear it during the morning commute, and they hear it in the afternoon during the five o'clock pile-up: “Power Your Mind” at Western Carolina University. That is what students majoring in communication are doing—powering their minds and their futures.
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Western students earn spots on national whitewater team

Two of Western Carolina University's high-achieving students recently paddled their kayaks to top finishes at the Whitewater Slalom U.S. Team Trials in Durango, Colo., earning them spots on the national whitewater slalom team and giving each a boost toward the 2008 Summer Olympics.