The event gives visitors a chance to tour the campus, learn about the university’s wide array of award-winning academic programs, and find out the important details of topics such as financial aid.
In seeking a university to attend, Brittney Windham hoped to find a school that had a Black Student Union she could join. During the spring semester of her freshman year, Windham joined Western Carolina University’s Black Student Union. Shortly thereafter, she entered the Miss Black Student Union pageant – and won.
The new Catamount Blue Ridge Program builds upon the existing North Carolina Comprehensive Articulation Agreement that governs the transfer of credits from community colleges to University of North Carolina institutions.
The goal of the event was for faculty and staff to be informed about salary terminology, the budget process and the history of budget decisions that have shaped the current salary landscape.
Chancellor Kelli R. Brown spoke about the positive impact of financial assistance on the lives of students.
Vittal Anantatmula, professor of project management in WCU’s College of Business, has been named a recipient of the American Society for Engineering Management’s Eschenbach Award for a paper he co-authored that was published in the society’s Engineering Management Journal.
Todd Creasy, professor in WCU’s College of Business and Juran Institute-certified master black belt, will serve as instructor.
Grammy winner Robert Mirabal will join with ETHEL in the performance at WCU's John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center.
Attendance of employees at Faculty Senate and Staff Senate meetings is considered work time (university service) with the appropriate approval of the individual’s supervisor.