Even good weather showed up for the 34th annual Tuck River Cleanup. Hosted by Western Carolina University’s Base Camp Cullowhee, the April 14 activity to clean up the Tuckaseigee River as it flows through Jackson County was deemed successful, if sometimes overwhelming, by organizers.
The search committee tasked with helping select Western Carolina University’s next chancellor took major steps forward during a four-hour meeting Monday, April 16, as it whittled down its pool of candidates and selected 10 who will be invited to participate in off-campus interviews.
The fountain at Western Carolina University’s Central Plaza was surrounded by booths and tents hosted by international students, faculty and staff, study-abroad returnees, campus departments and community organizations for WCU's 39th annual International Festival on April 11.
The Catamount Singers and Electric Soul, a Western Carolina University student ensemble, will present its spring concert, “Bring the Beat In!,” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26, at WCU’s John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center.
Twelve dance pieces, including four choreographed by students, will be featured as students and faculty from Western Carolina University’s Dance Program join together to present the annual Spring Dance Showcase at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 27, in Hoey Auditorium.
Mark A. Kossick, WCU professor of nursing and anesthesia simulation education coordinator, accepted an invitation from the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Foundation to serve on its 2018 Scholarship Review Committee.