Vidor, a community of some 12,000 people, was hit hard by Tropical Storm Imelda in September, with resulting floodwaters damaging or destroying numerous homes.
Activities provide an opportunity for the campus and community to learn about native people's traditional culture, music, crafts, dance and concepts of life.
An event has been relaunched to recognize WCU employees who have hit a five-year incremental milestone in their work on campus.
Patricia Kaemmerling received the university's Distinguished Service Award and three high-achieving alumni - Tyler McKenzie, Danita Johnson and Matt Hickey - were honored by the Alumni Association.
Jack Smith, a nationally recognized grant writing trainer, will serve as workshop instructor.
Faculty and students were looking for the remains of a crew member from an Army Air Force bomber brought down by Luftwaffe fighters in Germany.
“Mountain People, Mountain Lives” is a collection of 75 individuals’ stories as recorded by students and presented recently at the Oral History Association annual meeting in Utah.
This year's fundraising effort for charities already has raised more than $22,000 of the $34,000 goal.
The theme for the program is “Art of the Senses” and topics include sonic art, tactile art, and gustatory and olfactory art.