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Author engages audience with charm, insight during Spring Literary Festival

A rapt audience attended a speaking engagement featuring Cristina Henríquez discussing her work, 'The Book of Unknown Americans.'  


WCU battling Lees-McRae College in ‘top adventure college’ finals

Voting in the championship round of Blue Ridge Outdoors magazine's contest continues through 11 a.m. Monday, April 1.  

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Community invited to CARE presentation on advocacy, involvement

The organization's Southeastern regional advocacy manager will speak to “Dive Deep into Advocacy” on Tuesday, April 2.  


EMS team achieves national recognition for campus response, action

The student squad brought home “Striving for Excellence” honors, an “EMS Ready Campus” award and other accolades after a recent conference.   


Hannah Fraser selected as Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact

The fellowship, named for Campus Compact co-founder Frank Newman, is a yearlong program emphasizing personal, professional and civic growth for students.  

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Cullowhee Science Olympiad set for March 30; volunteers needed

Competition segments take two to three hours, with volunteers serving as proctors and grading tests.   


Traditional music series to feature string band Ol’ Dirty Bathtub

A concert and jam session will be held at the headquarters for Homebase College Ministry, located on the east side of the WCU campus at 83 Central Drive.  


Transfer students inducted into Tau Sigma National Honor Society

The honor society recognizes the academic accomplishments of new transfer students who earned a 3.5 or greater GPA during their first semester at WCU.  


Jazz Festival 2019 brings day of workshops, free concert to campus

Guests include Bob Sheppard, a saxophonist whose list of credits includes playing alongside Natalie Cole, Chick Corea and Herbie Hancock, and drummer Ed Soph, who has performed with Cedar Walton, Bill Evans and Joe Henderson.  

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