The number of WCU students casting ballots nearly doubled from the 2014 midterm election to the 2018 midterm election.
Western Carolina University Chancellor Kelli R. Brown and Southwestern Community College President Don Tomas established the Catamount Compass Program during a signing ceremony.
The group will convene from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. in Multipurpose Room 232.
Permanent staff members who have a year or more of service at the university are eligible, with maximum individual funding set at $750.
The class will meet on Tuesdays from 6 to 7 p.m. beginning Oct. 22 and continuing through Nov. 19.
The university conferred degrees on 237 students who completed their studies, and 124 students have been named to the dean’s list.
Chancellor Kelli R. Brown's first campus forum was held before a standing-room-only crowd at A.K. Hinds University Center Tuesday, Sept. 25.
The UNC-TV program 'Sci NC' will highlight a project studying bobcats, foxes and coyotes during an episode scheduled for broadcast on Thursday, Oct. 3.
A reception honoring her will be held Monday, Sept. 30, in the Star Lobby of the Bardo Arts Center.