Day: February 21, 2001


LMP to Sponsor Concert by the Ultraviolets

Alternative rock band the Ultraviolets will return to the Western Carolina University campus on Saturday, March 3. The 10 p.m. concert will take place at Illusions nightclub in the A.K. Hinds University Center. Tickets are $2 for Western students with valid identification and $4 for nonstudents. The Columbia, SC, band […]


Program to explore human impacts on Smokies

The human impact on the mountain landscape that is now Great Smoky Mountains National Park will be examined during a program at Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Center on Tuesday, March 6. The free program, “The Great Smokies: From Natural Habitat to National Park,” will begin at 7 pm. Historian […]


Study Looks at Question: Who has More Pet Peeves?

Who has the most pet peeves? Men, or women? Robin Kowalski, Western Carolina University professor of psychology, sought to find the answer to that question by conducting a study involving nearly 170 WCU undergraduate students. The students were asked to list as many pet peeves as they could think of […]