The recipient of an honorary doctorate of humane letters at WCU in 2012, she died Oct. 3 at her home in Kingsport, Tennessee.
The free instruction will provide understanding of mental illness in day-to-day life.
Veteran instructor Mike Creason, who has been teaching swim lessons for more than 40 years, will serve as instructor.
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.
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.