Tying in with WCU's learning theme “Defining America,” the lecturer from The Hague University of Applied Sciences in The Netherlands will speak on “Re-Defining Us in All of Our Richness.”
Among the recent contributions to the campaign is an anonymous estate gift of $1 million to go toward student scholarships.
Barbara Helen Bolinger Coulter, 89, of Waynesville, North Carolina, passed away Saturday, Dec. 29, 2018, in Haywood County.
Betty Farmer, award-winning WCU professor of communication and owner of Farmer Communications, will serve as workshop instructor.
Monday, Dec. 31, is the deadline for gifts to the university to be counted as charitable gifts in calendar year 2018.
A pair of graduating students delivered the primary addresses Saturday (Dec. 15) as WCU held commencement exercises to recognize the academic accomplishments of its fall class and a group of alumni who completed requirements to receive their degrees last summer.
Instruction will be provided on the mountain dulcimer, hammered dulcimer, ukulele and guitar.
The fund was created in 2007 to promote higher education and help relatives of staff members finance their educations at WCU.
Each of the eight modules begin with a one-day workshop at WCU’s instructional site at Biltmore Park and is followed by four weeks of online content.