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 winner Morganton News-Herald Feb. 1, 1989
Pulling Up Roots: But Ervin Library Will Still Be In Morganton Catawba Valley Neighbors Feb. 8, 1989
People’s law school scheduled Morganton News-Herald Feb. 27, 1989
A Quarter-Century For Colleges Catawba Valley Neighbors Mar. 31, 1989
‘Community Determines Direction of College’ Hickory Daily Record Apr. 4, 1989
Chisholm stresses education  Morganton News-Herald

 May 12, 1989

Students want daycare Morganton News-Herald  May 21, 1989
Western Piedmont recruits dental assistants Morganton News-Herald Aug. 20, 1989
Ervin donates Twain books to local college library Morganton News-Herald Aug. 22, 1989
New task force considers future of WPCC Morganton News-Herald Sep. 6, 1989
Phifer building now open Morganton News-Herald Sep. 7, 1989
WPCC to sponsor another Hugo effort Morganton News-Herald Oct. 3, 1989
College faculty harshly judge their bosses, students Morganton News-Herald  Nov. 6, 1989
Glen Miller Group To Appear

Catawba Valley Neighbors

Dec. 15, 1989
WPCC trustees change name, meeting slate Morganton News-Herald Feb. 16, 1990
Nurses protest changes Morganton News-Herald Mar. 25, 1990
Egg hunt set for Saturday Morganton News-Herald Apr. 13, 1990
Celebrate Earth Day with local activities  Morganton News-Herald Apr. 15, 1990
Room At WPCC Will Help Retain ‘Ervin Heritage’ Hickory Daily Record Apr. 16, 1990
WPCC plans blues, Jazz festival Morganton News-Herald Apr. 23, 1990
College Goes Distance To Teach Students Catawba Valley Neighbors May 16, 1990
N.C. Budget Awash In Red Ink

Charlotte Observer

May 23, 1990
Task force pleased with WPCC  Morganton News-Herald Jun. 27, 1990
Western Piedmont Community College plans 25-year time capsule Morganton News-Herald Jul. 17, 1990
Phifer Center dedicated Morganton News-Herald

Aug. 6, 1990

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

Charlotte Observer

Jan. 10, 1991
State cuts to affect WPCC  Morganton News-Herald Jan. 15, 1991
Auto mechanics program may end Morganton News-Herald Feb. 6, 1991
WPCC building dedicated   Morganton News-Herald Jul. 16, 1991
WPCC officials planning for growth Morganton News-Herald Oct. 4, 1991
WPCC forum begins Morganton News-Herald Oct.23, 1991
Shuttle astronaut urges students to use their talent, work hard Morganton News-Herald Nov. 5, 1991
Burnett named new dean Morganton News-Herald Dec. 13, 1991
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