The theme for Greek Week at Western Carolina University this year was “The Kid In Us.” Greek Week took place Sunday, April 2 through Saturday, April 8 and was made up of various events to raise money for charities and philanthropies while bringing Greek organizations together. Each of the five Greek Week Teams were made up of four Greek organizations.
On Tuesday, April 4, Western Carolina University presented the Smoky Mountain Brass Quintet composed of Bradley Ulrich, David Ginn, Travis Bennett, Zsolt Szabo and Michael Schallock. The quintet is made up of professors here at Western Carolina University and the performance included two trumpets, a French horn, a trombone and a tuba.
The Nomad and the Society of Professional Communicators hosted their first ever conference titled “Interdisciplinary Innovations: Approaches to Global Concerns” on Friday, April 7. This conference featured undergraduate students from various fields presenting research and papers to address global concerns. In addition to being presented at the conference, select works will be featured and published in the fall 2017 edition of the Nomad.