Chemistry and biology programs in the College of Arts and Sciences are tallying up doctoral acceptances at universities across the country, including Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
The portraits of each WCU chancellor or president that has served at the university will be removed from the library stairwell walls to be digitized for an online chancellor’s portrait gallery.
The Mountain Heritage Center has been selected by North Carolina Humanities to host the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service’s exhibit “Crossroads: Change in Rural America.”
The Board of Trustees of Western Carolina University will hold its quarterly meeting at 9:30 a.m. Friday, March 3, in the board room of H.F. Robinson Administration Building.
WCU’s Spring Literary Festival returns to campus March 20-23 with a series of live events.
WCU has been ranked in the top 20% coming in at number 97 out of 500 organizations.
Students who are pursuing majors supported by WCU’s Advising Center will have an increased connection with professional advisers under the new advising model.
In the fifth grade, Chase Bishop participated in the Western Regional Science Fair for the first time at WCU, and his journey as a scientist began.
There are a total of 10,586 students enrolled this semester compared to 10,977 this time last year.