Darby Harris, an instructor in WCU's Department of Biology, rode up and down Cullowhee Mountain on his bicycle to raise money for the Student Biology Club.
A regular business meeting of WCU's Faculty Senate will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, in the Multipurpose Room at A.K. Hinds University Center.
Members of WCU’s faculty and staff senates do their part by coming together to support those in need.
Prospective students will have a chance to learn about the ins-and-outs of college life as WCU holds Open House on Saturday, Oct. 27.
WCU’s Office of Professional Growth and Enrichment is offering courses and workshops through early November focusing on retirement, Six Sigma training, employment law and the challenge of recruiting employees in the “Age of the Millennial.”
It’s a family affair during WCU’s Greek Challenge each fall, when fraternities and sororities past and present compete to raise money for Catamount athletics. While the competition is a win for all student-athletes, only one fraternity and one sorority get to claim bragging rights when the fundraising totals are announced during Homecoming.
Sandi McCracken spent her professional life in education as a business teacher and administrator, and as a stock broker. Now she’s continuing her support for students with her Sandra Jayne McCracken Endowed Scholarship to help ease the financial burden for WCU education majors.
Hasan Davis, an author, actor and youth advocate, will visit Western Carolina University as part of the 2018-19 interdisciplinary learning theme “Defining America,” with two public presentations.
The Pasofino Social Club, a band composed of a diverse group of musicians, will perform at Western Carolina University’s John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, as part of the Arts and Cultural Events series.