The production tells the story of the discrimination experienced by the first African-American to play Major League Baseball.
Don Connelly, WCU professor of communication, was an invited guest for the International Radio and Television Society’s faculty industry seminar “Media Insiders 2019: Today’s Opportunities and Tomorrow’s Challenges” held Jan. 7-9 in Las Vegas.
Participants will earn a white belt and learn how to apply the five-step methodology of Six Sigma.
An exhibition reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, at the Fine Art Museum.
The showing is a pre-recorded screening from the National Theatre in London and will be shown in high definition.
The fall-to-spring retention rate – that is, the rate at which first-time full-time freshmen return to the university for the spring semester – continued to hold steady at better than 91 percent.
The event at the Bardo Arts Center also will include remarks by Alison Morrison-Shetlar, interim chancellor, and Carol Burton, acting provost.
WCU's Office of Professional Growth and Enrichment is offering a one-day workshop focusing on communication and a six-part Digital Marketing and Public Relations Certificate Program.
Western Carolina University’s Graduate School saw an 18.2 percent increase in enrollment of new graduate students this spring, largely driven by programs preparing students for career growth in high-demand fields. Overall Graduate School enrollment climbed 3.7 percent.