Christopher Bradford, Lisa Anderson, and Deborah Womble will defend their disquisition on February 22, 9:30 am, at Biltmore Park 335. Their title is “Giving Credit When Credit Is Due: A Study of Strategies Implemented in Three Diverse Districts to Support On-Time Graduation.” All are welcome to attend.
Amy Cooke, Penelope Cross, and Sara Newcomb will defend their disquisition on Friday, February 19, 10 am, in Biltmore Park 335. Their title is “Interventions to Bolster Success: The Experiences of Nontraditional Students in Higher Education.” All are welcome to attend.
Dr. Lynn Sacco, University of Tennessee – Knoxville, will speak at the Ron Morrow Lecture Series on the topic “Act Like a Man: Easier Said Than Done…what it means to be a man and how nobody really knows what that means.” The presentation will be held Wed, Feb. 17, 5 pm, in Killian 102. Q&A session to follow. All are welcome.
Dr. Lou Fabrizio will present on “The New Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and What It Means for North Carolina” on Thursday, February 11, 4 pm, in Killian 102. Dr. Fabrizio is the Director of the Division of Data, Research and Federal Policy for the NC Department of Public Instruction.
Shauna Sleight will defend her disquisition on Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 3 pm in Biltmore Park 335. Her title is “Addressing Depression in Western Carolina University Students: The Role of Exercise.” All are welcome to attend.
Learn to Paddle this summer! PRM 352: Beginning/Intermediate Kayaking (May 9-13) and PRM 310: Stand Up Paddling (May 16-20) still has slots available. There is a mandatory information meeting on Feb 1, 7:30 pm. Reid 122. If interested in kayaking, contact Andrew Bobilya. For SUP, contact Debby Singleton.