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Kam A. McDonald Alum of the Month

Kam A. McDonald Alum of the Month

Meet our Alumni of the Month: Kam A. McDonald! She graduated from WCU in Spring 2001 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work and completed my MSW in 2013 at Winthrop University.  

Sky Sampson Alumna of the Month

Sky Sampson Alumna of the Month

Meet our Alumna of the Month: Sky Sampson! She graduated from WCU in 2010 with a bachelor of science degree in communications.  

Briar.Boggs

Scholarships Lead to Success on Stage and Screen

Hidden among the pages of his childhood journal, Western Carolina University senior Briar Boggs found a sign, THE sign: a wistful note from his 10-year-old self, longing for a dream he did not think possible. The discovery made him cry.  

Kate Murphy Alum of the Month

Kate Murphy Alum of the Month

Meet our Alumni of the Month: Kate Murphy! She graduated in 2006 with a B.S. in Communication, concentration in Public Relations.  

Chancellor David O. Belcher pledging his gift to WCU.

WCU Launches 'Lead the Way' Campaign

WCU launched the public phase of its comprehensive fundraising campaign March 1, by announcing a minimum goal of $60 million and celebrating a $5 million pledge.   

Ken and Ina Allen Alum(s) of the Month

Ken and Ina Allen Alums of the Month

Meet our Alumni of the Month: Ken and Ina Allen! He graduated from WCU in 1982 with a B.S. B.A. in Accounting and Ina graduated in 1983 with a B.S in Nursing.  

Robert Gibson Alum of the Month

Robert Gibson Alum of the Month

Meet our Alumni of the Month: Robert Gibson! He majored in Economics and graduated in May 1987 with a BS in Business Administration.  

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