Location and Logistics


SMURCHOM VI will be held All talks will be held on the campus of the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching (NCCAT), right across the street from Western Carolina University.  The scavenger hunt and climbing wall event will be held at the Campus Recreation Center on the campus of Western.

Campus Map

(click on “Athletics/Sports” and look for “Campus Rec Center”)

Area Lodging

  1. *there is limited free housing for students; contact Sloan Despeaux for more info

  2. *there is a block of rooms reserved for SMURCHOM at the BEST WESTERN PLUS River Escape Inn & Suites (828)586-6060. The rate is $87.79 (all taxes and fees included) per night for a room with two double beds. This block will be held until 2/16/12.