WCU’s Millennial Campus to Add Community Health Building

By Jessie Fetterling
Western Carolina University (WCU) is planning for a new 45,000-square-foot community wellness and health building at its 344-acre Millennial Campus in Cullowhee.

Q&A: Back to School with Solar

By Jessie Fetterling
In 2014, a number of stakeholders in the solar industry came together to create the National Solar Schools Consortium. The organization acts as a unified voice for the growing national solar schools movement, with a goal of achieving 20,000 solar installations at schools and universities, 200 school districts with solar schools initiatives and 2,000 member organizations by 2020.

First Domed School Gym in California Nears Completion

Wasuma Elementary School in Ahwahnee is now home to the first domed school building in California. The dome-shaped gymnasium serves the Wasuma Elementary Wildcats and was considered something of a funding feat.

Stockton University to Enhance Quad Project

Stockton University in Galloway Township is undergoing a major construction project that will redefine the school’s main entrance and provide a gathering place for students.

Safety in Schools: Priority vs. Necessity

By Kent Jurney
Security in schools has always been a top priority, but recently it has become a necessity. Active shooters in schools have increased the level of awareness and concern for overall campus safety. In 2002, the Secret Service completed the Safe School Initiative during which it analyzed 37 incidents involving 41 student attackers.