DEFINING AMERICA

For the past eight years, WCU has selected an interdisciplinary theme for campus conversations, curricular and co-curricular connections, and enrichment. The primary focus is to educate and to offer a holistic look at something through multiple lenses. Join us this year as we explore people, place, and things that define America.

Campus Theme


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Campus themes constitute one example of a high impact practice that provides students with common and collaborative educational experiences, opportunities to connect curricular and co-curricular learning, and explorations of disciplines through a common framework. 
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One Book


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The mission of the One Book program is to engage first-year students, as well as the campus community, in a common intellectual experience that promotes critical thinking and interdisciplinary conversation. 
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Signature Events


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Signature campus events throughout the academic year will highlight the campus theme, Defining America. Check back regularly for updated programs and events.
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