On Whose Shoulders We Stand

Time Frame: 1989-1991

Here is an archive of newspaper articles concerning Western Piedmont Community College building its legacy. These documents are in PDF format which can be accessed by the free Reader software from Adobe. If you are unable to access these documents and would like additional assistance, please contact the webmaster.


Cheryl Oxford selected Young Careerist winnerMorganton News-HeraldFeb. 1, 1989
Pulling Up Roots: But Ervin Library Will Still Be In MorgantonCatawba Valley NeighborsFeb. 8, 1989
People’s law school scheduledMorganton News-HeraldFeb. 27, 1989
A Quarter-Century For CollegesCatawba Valley NeighborsMar. 31, 1989
‘Community Determines Direction of College’Hickory Daily RecordApr. 4, 1989
Chisholm stresses education Morganton News-Herald

 May 12, 1989

Students want daycareMorganton News-Herald May 21, 1989
Western Piedmont recruits dental assistants Morganton News-HeraldAug. 20, 1989
Ervin donates Twain books to local college libraryMorganton News-HeraldAug. 22, 1989
New task force considers future of WPCCMorganton News-HeraldSep. 6, 1989
Phifer building now openMorganton News-HeraldSep. 7, 1989
WPCC to sponsor another Hugo effortMorganton News-HeraldOct. 3, 1989
College faculty harshly judge their bosses, studentsMorganton News-Herald Nov. 6, 1989
Glen Miller Group To Appear

Catawba Valley Neighbors

Dec. 15, 1989
WPCC trustees change name, meeting slateMorganton News-HeraldFeb. 16, 1990
Nurses protest changesMorganton News-HeraldMar. 25, 1990
Egg hunt set for SaturdayMorganton News-HeraldApr. 13, 1990
Celebrate Earth Day with local activities Morganton News-HeraldApr. 15, 1990
Room At WPCC Will Help Retain ‘Ervin Heritage’Hickory Daily RecordApr. 16, 1990
WPCC plans blues, Jazz festivalMorganton News-HeraldApr. 23, 1990
College Goes Distance To Teach StudentsCatawba Valley NeighborsMay 16, 1990
N.C. Budget Awash In Red Ink

Charlotte Observer

May 23, 1990
Task force pleased with WPCC Morganton News-HeraldJun. 27, 1990
Western Piedmont Community College plans 25-year time capsuleMorganton News-HeraldJul. 17, 1990
Phifer Center dedicatedMorganton News-Herald

Aug. 6, 1990

WPCC not reaping benefits of enrollment increase Morganton News-Herald Sep. 11, 1990
Western Piedmont dedicates Ervin LibraryMorganton News-HeraldOct. 18, 1990
Burke couple donates 414-acre forest to WPCC for learning areaMorganton News-HeraldJanuary 1991
Morganton Campus Feels Gulf Debate

Charlotte Observer

Jan. 10, 1991
State cuts to affect WPCC Morganton News-HeraldJan. 15, 1991
Auto mechanics program may endMorganton News-HeraldFeb. 6, 1991
WPCC building dedicated  Morganton News-HeraldJul. 16, 1991
WPCC officials planning for growthMorganton News-HeraldOct. 4, 1991
WPCC forum beginsMorganton News-HeraldOct.23, 1991
Shuttle astronaut urges students to use their talent, work hardMorganton News-HeraldNov. 5, 1991
Burnett named new deanMorganton News-HeraldDec. 13, 1991