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Reception at campus museum to close out exhibit on World War I

“I Want You! How World War I Transformed Western North Carolina” has been on display since November. The reception will take place 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 25, with light refreshments served.  


Architectural firm, contractor recognized for work on Brown Hall project

Curtis Monteith of WCU’s Department of Facilities Management presented an award to representatives of Watson Tate Savory and Vannoy Construction.  


Recital will feature trumpet player Paul Merkelo of Montreal Symphony

Paul Merkelo, principal trumpet player for the Montreal Symphony Orchestra, is the featured guest for a recital that will feature Russian and Armenian music.   

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Events around Earth Day to include awards banquet, Mount Trashmore

From Mount Trashmore to the third annual Trashion Show, Western Carolina University has a host events planned to Celebrate Earth Day.  

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37th annual Language Contest set for April 23 at Ramsey Center

Department of World Languages students and faculty and other volunteers will serve as judges.  

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Faculty Senate to hold April 24 meeting at University Center

Attendance by university employees is considered work time (university service) with the appropriate approval of the individual’s supervisor.  

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Photography Services schedules sessions for faculty, staff portraits

The sessions provide an opportunity for university employees to have a photo made for departmental websites and other official uses.  


Grants for WCU projects announced by Research Administration

Grants were awarded in March 2019 for a variety of projects involving university faculty, staff and students.  

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Results listed online for Valley of the Lilies Half Marathon and 5K

Some 377 athletes of all ages crossed the finish line during the races held on campus Saturday, April 6.  

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