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Console made by Furniture Design student

App State furniture design program awarded $12K grant to support student scholarships Sep 24, 2020

The American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA) Furniture Foundation has awarded $12,000 in grant funding to Appalachian State University’s 

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Two App State Interior Design Students Receive Awards At National Lighting Competition Aug 25, 2020

Two Appalachian State University Interior Design students have received national recognition for their designs in the 43rd annual 

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The winning designs

Appalachian students awarded top honors in product design competition Jan 30, 2017

Appalachian State University industrial design seniors Rickey Bell of Davie County, Myers Welborn of Lexington and Nathan Haeme of Boone each... Applied Design

Students in the solarium

Interior design professor talks smart lighting and green building with Eaton [thelightingresource.eaton.com] Jan 18, 2017

Jeanne Mercer-Ballard, associate professor of interior design in Appalachian's Department of Applied Design, speaks with power management compnay... Applied Design

Students and faculty at the PAVE gala in New York

Appalachian State University design students take home awards in international PAVE competition Jan 11, 2017

Four seniors enrolled in the Department of Applied Design’s Interior Design Program have received top honors in the Planning and Visual Educ

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Jill Pable

Appalachian alumna launches new resource for interior designers Dec 6, 2016

Jill Pable ’86 is breaking new ground through her research in trauma-informed design, and most recently with the launch of her website... Applied Design

Student award winners

Design students named ‘Rising Stars’ by professional association Nov 18, 2016

Nicole Long and Ellis Frederick, both seniors in the Department of Applied Design at Appalachian State University, have been recognized as ‘

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Orbit electric moped

The Future People introduce a fully enclosed electric moped at the Cooper Hewitt [designboom] Oct 4, 2016

The future people have introduced their latest vehicle, ORBIT, at the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum as part of an exhibition of soc

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Jonathan Dineen

Industrial Design alum to compete on new show Sep 30, 2016

Industrial design alum Jonathan Dineen will compete against 10 other finalists to design golf's next cutting-edge driver on Wilson Golf's new... Applied Design

POD poster

Appalachian State University hosts “Power of Design 16” Sep 21, 2016

Students, faculty and the community are invited to kick off “Power of Design 16” by attending a reception at 6:30 p.m.

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