Jamaica Student Conference Held

Jamaica Poster SessionThe undergraduate Jamaica students held a student-run conference on Friday, July 25th to showcase their projects. The students have been on campus in July for their final coursework for their degree programs. Students gave presentations, poster sessions, and hands-on demonstrations of their projects.

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Robertson Assists with Welcoming Students to School

CEAP Conceptual FrameworkDr. Phyllis Robertson, associate professor of counseling, helped welcome students to Hall Fletcher Elementary in Asheville in full academic regalia. Principal Gordon Grant, alumnus of the EdD program, wanted students to understand that “the road to college starts here.” See the article in the Asheville Citizen-Times for more information.

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Schilling selected for UNC-system event for online course development

Dr. Ethan SchillingEthan Schilling, assistant professor of psychology, has been selected with two other WCU professors to participate in the University of North Carolina General Administration’s inaugural i3@UNC Incubator event for the development of online courses. See the article in The Reporter.

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WCU Releases Video Recruiting Math Teachers

CEAP NewsWCU has produced a brief video to recruit students for our programs in Mathematics Education You can view it on the university’s Facebook page

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Rocket to Creativity Soars Again

Rocket To CreativityRocket to Creativity held their annual event June 23-27 at WCU. 60 area children completed projects ranging from robotics to aeronautics to costuming that promoted creative thinking and problem solving. The event also serves our program in Academically or Intellectually Gifted Certification

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New UP Program Student Featured on Local TV News

Ali Hale of Hickory, NC has been featured on the news of Fox 46. Ali has Downs Syndrome and was recently accepted to the UP Program at WCU. For more information, see the news program: http://goo.gl/NxPvXb

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