Three years after welcoming in its inaugural class, the Doctor of Psychology program received accreditation from the American Psychological Association.
An instrumental program for educating future K-12 teachers while more accurately reflecting real world demographics began its second year on Friday, July 22.
The College of Education and Allied Professions has been granted accreditation from the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation.
Jacob Padillo wasn't sure if he'd be able to continue his education at WCU after his first semester, but after seeking help from faculty and staff, he soon found himself thriving as an education student.
Antonia Kincaid came to WCU thinking she had it figured out, but quickly realized that her passion for teaching would bring her to the classroom as a student teaching intern.
Ericka Zimmerman was recently inducted as a distinguished practitioner fellow for the National Academies of Practice.
Brandi Hinnant-Crawford says that her success makes her humble, appreciative and grateful. She is proud, but not of herself; She is proud of the fantastic community that raised and nurtured here. And her success makes her accountable to that community.
There soon will be a little something extra in the year-end award stipends for faculty and staff members in the College of Education and Allied Professions who are recognized for their contributions of service to the university and the region.
Western Carolina University has met its Giving Tuesday goal of raising a minimum of $250,000 to broaden access to scholarship support for students, thanks to a six-figure bequest from a New Mexico teacher who wanted to recognize her late mother’s love for the university.