Day: May 23, 2012


Cata-fount shows purple pride

The Quad, an area of campus extending from the bell tower down through the amphitheater, is one of the most picturesque areas of Western Carolina University’s Cullowhee campus. The highlight of The Quad is the Cata-fount, the waterspout that frequently blasts water upwards of 15 feet in the air. The […]


Alumni Spotlight: Paige Roberson

Western Carolina University alumni Paige Roberson is set to become Sylva’s new town manager on July 1. Roberson graduated from Western Carolina in May 2011 and has quickly climbed the ladder in the Town of Sylva Administration department. In August 2011, she began in a part-time position as the Main […]


Salary study begins at WCU to look at several factors

Western Carolina University is conducting a salary study to examine whether or not the university is in compliance with federal regulations concerning gender equity and how WCU compares to its peer universities. Henry Wong and his staff at the Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity Programs along with the WCU […]