Day: May 4, 2012


Page, Hermance win SGA president, vice president

After last year’s Student Government Association elections uproar, this year’s SGA elections at Western Carolina University were considered tame. Students were able to choose between current SGA Vice President Alecia Page and Residential Assistant Kyle Thomson for president while Ryan Hermance ran unopposed for vice president. The scandal that rocked […]


Tragic accident brings safety improvements to Cullowhee

After the accident on March 25 that took the life of Western Carolina University student Stephanie Deese, a public outcry began over the safety of Speedwell Road, and a petition was sent around for a guardrail to be put in place to prevent future fatalities. J. Woodward, district engineer for […]


Around the world in five hours

Western Carolina University’s campus was alive with culture on April 11 as it hosted its 33rd Annual International Festival, more commonly known as I-FEST. I-FEST started as an academic program to bring in an international aspect of the world to the community. It has grown into a very diverse event […]