Day: August 16, 2013


Bye, bye programs: Belcher explains decision

Western Carolina University is still dealing with the overwhelming news of losing 10 programs. Now, several questions remain like what happens to the cut programs next, and how many students will WCU lose over the cuts? Chancellor David O. Belcher announced in July the discontinuation of 10 out of 13 […]


Editorial: Don’t beat up Belcher

As I’ve been following and writing articles on the program prioritization recommendation list for nearly the entire summer, I have noticed several themes from this whole process. First, I can safely say I never want to see the words “program” or “prioritization” again. Secondly, I believe the reaction toward Chancellor […]