Community colleges in Western North Carolina are getting used to the new funding reality — increase enrollment or expect fewer dollars from Raleigh.
In the wake of Brevard College being put on probation by its accrediting association, the question arises: How financially sound are the private colle ...
ASU consolidates majors in changes that echo those called for in the UNC system's most recent strategic plan.
WCU task force recommends dropping “low-performing” programs and enhancing "truly exceptional" ones, while Chancellor David Belcher pushes to save ...
A faculty review triggered by reduced state funding may lead to streamlined courses but more elective choices for students, administrators say.
The University of North Carolina system's five-year plan came just before Gov. Pat McCrory released his proposed $20.6 billion budget, one that included proposed cuts of $139 million from the system's budget. Faculty throughout the state -- ...
“Comic Stripped: A Revealing Look at Southern Stereotypes in Cartoons,” a new exhibition on display at Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Center, explores cartoonish perceptions about the South.
At UNC Asheville and at other institutions, University of North Carolina system students upset about tuition increases and other issues are organizing to counter what they see as an assault on education spending by Gov. Pat McCrory.
Based on the belief that an educated membership helps the Cherokee nation protect its sovereignty, the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians pays college tuition and more for any member with the grades and desire for a post-secondary education.
A case pitting an Appalachian State University professor against the school’s administration is having a chilling effect on the way some of the university's professors teach, they said.