Research projects by Western Carolina University students numbered fourth highest in the nation and first in the state among higher education institutions having entries accepted for presentation at the prestigious National Conference on Undergraduate Research.
Jane Hughes of WCU’s Interior Design Program faculty was invited to be a guest speaker at the 2019 International Interior Design Association Educators Roundtable being held March 28-30 in Spartanburg, South Carolina.
The incident took place in the vicinity of the South Baseball Lot on campus around 9 p.m. Monday, March 25.
The fair will feature 24 interactive stations and events such as food samplings, traditional dance and song, and a variety of activities that showcase how WCU has utilized the campus theme.
A biology major with a pre-health concentration, she transferred to WCU in the fall of 2016 from Western Piedmont Community College.
Susan Fouts, director of educational outreach at WCU, and Jack Smith, a nationally recognized grant writing trainer, will serve as workshop instructors.
Super Holiday Tours has organized a special six-night package to see the WCU student musicians participate in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.
The university's undergraduates had 76 projects accepted, and 67 students will attend the prestigious event being held April 11-13 at Kennesaw State University.
The agenda includes keynote talks by Mary C. Waters, Harvard University’s John L. Loeb Distinguished Professor of Sociology, and Laura Wright, WCU English professor and UNC Board of Governors teaching award winner.