Day: May 15, 2009


WCU Has Record Number of Freshman Applicants

WCU has received a record number of freshman applications for Fall 2009, leading the admissions department to implement a wait list as a way to evaluate the over 11,500 prospective students applying to the approximately 1,500 allotted spaces. According to Dr. Fred Hinson, Senior Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, […]


Middleton Expected To Be Named New WCU Women’s Basketball Coach

Karen Middleton, an assistant coach at the University of Illinois, is expected to be announced as the successor to Kellie Harper as head coach of the Western Carolina women’s basketball team, according to sources close to the situation. Western Carolina athletic director Chip Smith was not available for comment on […]