Yue Hillon, professor of management in the College of Business, has been appointed to the university’s position of Wesley R. Elingburg Distinguished Professor of Business Innovation, effective July 1.
The Western Carolina University Board of Trustees presented its highest honor to David M. Powers, member of the UNC Board of Governors.
Western Carolina University held three spring commencement ceremonies May 12-13 at the Ramsey Regional Activity Center.
Forest bathing has been shown to decrease blood pressure, be beneficial to a person’s parasympathetic nervous system and protection from infections. It is also known to help combat anxiety, depression and lower stress.
WCU’s University Participant Program has become fully accredited by the Inclusive Higher Education Accreditation Council.
Intercultural Affairs recently collaborated with the Interior Design Club on their lounge redesign.
WCU’s Cherokee Language Program recently received a $11,700 donation from the John W. Heisse Fund for Historic Preservation for the Eastern Cherokee Histories in Translation Project.
Fowler is a 61-year-old Head Start and North Carolina pre-k teacher in Hendersonville.
For the third consecutive year, Business North Carolina magazine included Chancellor Kelli R. Brown of WCU in its Power List 2023 of the state’s most influential leaders.