The University of Arkansas – Fort Smith will hold a focus group for community members regarding its Western Arkansas Technical Center from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Sept. 18 in the Latture Conference Center in the Business and Industrial Institute, located at 5020 Grand Ave.

UAFS is asking for input from external stakeholders as part of a reimagining of WATC, which opened in 1998 and has served more than 10,000 students across 22 area high schools.

The meeting is free and open to the public, and refreshments will be provided.