Tag: intercultural affairs


Micro-aggressions: The comfortable uncomfortable

“Micro-aggressions, even though they’re small, when you deal with them a lot of times throughout your life, they become bigger issues.”  Nursing student JammyLee Saintons and nursing professor Dr. Mariana Da Costa taught students the importance of understanding micro-aggressions during their event “Making the Invisible Visible: Let’s Talk about Micro-Aggressions” […]


Faculty Extraordinaire: A conversation with Dr. Dana Patterson 

Click the video embedded above for a multimedia package, produced in partnership with WCTV and The Western Carolinian. Package by Nick Childs, videography by Nick Childs and Logan King. If you have visited Intercultural Affairs (ICA) during your time at WCU, chances are you’ve been greeted by a warm welcome […]