A two-year $700,000 federal grant will provide stipends to students in Western Carolina University’s family nurse practitioner master’s degree program who plan to work in rural or underserved communities.
The much-anticipated gathering of the University of North Carolina Board of Governors on the campus of Western Carolina University has arrived.
At a time when competition for grant funding is particularly fierce, external awards for WCU research and programs climbed 60.1 percent – from $3.4 million to $5.5 million from fiscal year 2013 to fiscal year 2014.
WCU students, faculty and staff coordinating fall voter registration drives on campus have launched a website and online tool to make registering to vote easier for students and members of the community.
Steve Morse, economist and director of the Hospitality and Tourism Program at Western Carolina University, has been invited to present research conducted as part of a class at WCU on Monday, Sept. 15, at a Transportation Research Board conference.