Sat, 06/23/2018 - 9:07pm


Saving A Lost Language

By 2000 BC, Cherokee language and culture spread throughout the North Carolina mountains, and yet, it was almost lost to history. Now Western Carolina University researchers are working with the Eastern Band of Cherokee to study, preserve and grow the language once again.

Scientist Turned Comedian: Tim Lee

Scientist/comedian Tim Lee talks about his background in science & his upcoming comedy tour. A biologist by training, Dr. Lee holds degrees from UC San Diego & UC Davis. He spent years developing simulation & analytical models of population dynamics before he discovered that this bored him & he turned to comedy. His standard method of presentation is performing a "parody" of a science seminar. To learn more about Tim Lee and for tour dates, visit his website at