Author: Marrah Ste. Marie


WCU spring football scrimmage sets tone for fall season

For the first time since November, the PA system could be heard throughout campus as the spring football game of the 2023 season kicked off. The game was played on Saturday April 15 with wonderful weather that called for an even better match up between the purple and white teams. […]

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Who keeps WCU beautiful?

A lot separates Western from other campuses. The NC Promise Plan, the smaller, more manageable student-faculty ratio, the resources offered, and our beautiful campus. All are instrumental in distinguishing WCU from other universities.  Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains and sitting on Cherokee ancestral land, the location is a huge […]

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After two years, the CAT studios are finally mold free

Originally published on the Western Carolina Journalist  Mold is being noticed in buildings around campus. One building was Hunter Library and now, the TV and recording studios in the Center for Applied Technology (CAT) building. The TV and recording studios are small rooms and are used very often. During the […]


Throwing in the right direction

Disc Golf is continuously growing in popularity among colleges and universities. Here at Western Carolina University, there is a Disc Golf club that continues to showcase amazing talent! The club Disc Golf team is playing in the national tournament right outside of Asheville this April.   The Western Carolinian interviewed Hunter […]

Issues & Features

Mujeres con un Proposito; a place of belonging

Mujeres con un Proposito (MCP) is a student lead club for Latinas to create an empowering and welcoming space for women of color and to help the Latinx community.  “Being able to have that sense of community and women around me that inspire me to be a better version of […]

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Catamount Eats sous chef rejuvenates food truck

Catamount Eats food truck prides itself on providing friendly and fast service, great flavors, location convenience, and a safe eating environment for all students. Their devotion to serving food that students may not find anywhere else on campus is like no other location at WCU.    Raven Campbell has been the […]