The School of Teaching & Learning has launched a new Facebook page to keep in touch with students and alumni. To “like” the page, go here: https://www.facebook.com/WCUSTL
CEAP Diversity Dialogues have returned for this fall semester. For a complete schedule, see the group’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/DiversityDialogue. The first event, watching the film Including Samuel, will be held September 10 at 1:15 pm in Killian 102.
WHEE Teach, the living and learning community, will hold an interest meeting on Tuesday, August 19th at 7 pm in Killian 102. For more information, contact Jenny Stewart or visit their website.
Starting this fall, the college has initiated a Diversity Portfolio for all students in teacher education programs. The portfolio requirements will promote students’ knowledge, skills, and dispositions related to diversity and cultural competency. Optionally, students may complete additional requirements for a Diversity Certificate. For more information, visit the Diversity Portfolio website.
Registration is now open for the “Growing Minds @ WCU: Local Food and Farm to School Education Project”. Visit farmtoschool.wcu.edu for information and the registration form: http://bit.ly/1t4Nmxv. The registration deadline is Fri. Aug. 29th and a required training will take place on Sat., Sept. 6th. Activities are happening in Fairview Head Start, Cullowhee Valley School, and other regional locations. Through this project, students participate in local food cooking classes, farm field trips, farmer classroom visits, gardening lessons, and local food cafeteria taste tests.