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LIFE@WesternCarolina

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LIFE@WesternCarolina is a lifelong education program specifically designed to provide learning opportunities to adults ages 50 and over. In this program, learners will participate in non-credit educational programs led by current and retired WCU faculty and staff and other educators from the region.

For more program information or to apply for membership, click here

12 non-credit sessions will be offered each semester beginning in Fall 2019. Classes will meet at the Cordelia Camp Building on Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. beginning September 17. Classes will also meet at WCU's instructional site at Biltmore Park Town Square on Thursdays from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. beginning September 19.

September 2019 Speakers
Mary Ella Engal, "A True Crime Story: Mormons and Murder in the Nineteenth-Century Appalachian Georgia"
Kefyn Catley, "And down came a spider... Myths, facts and urban legends"

Members pay dues of $125 each academic year (fall and spring semesters, 24 sessions total).

Members may choose to attend on a semester basis for an $80 fee per semester.
*Please note that if a member joins for the Fall-semester membership and they decide at a later time to join for the Spring-semester as well, they would need to pay $80 for each semester.

  • 24 sessions (1 per week, 12 per semester, 2 semesters)
    Included in the 24 sessions are a holiday reception and an annual luncheon.
  • Borrowing privileges at WCU's Hunter Library.
  • Parking at the Cordelia Camp Building and Biltmore Park, where the 2019-2020 sessions will be held.
  • Fall-Semester membership* – 12 sessions between September – December; includes Holiday Reception
  • Spring-Semester membership* – 12 sessions between January – April; includes Annual Luncheon
  • Borrowing privileges at WCU's Hunter Library
  • Parking at the Cordelia Camp Building and Biltmore Park, where the 2018-2019 sessions will be held

 Thank you to our sponsors: 

Gold Sponsorship - Biltmore Park

 

Sponsorship: Ardenwoods

GlobeTreks

 


Gold Sponsorship - Cullowhee and Biltmore Park

 

HarrisSponsorship

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