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Ally Mangini

Appalachian student awarded honorable mention in international lighting design competition May 21, 2018

For the fifth consecutive year, an Appalachian State University student has brought home honors in the annual SOURCE awards competition, hosted by power management company Eaton.

Willa Finck

Documentary by Appalachian faculty receives recognition in three juried film festivals May 11, 2018

A documentary short film directed by Chip Williams and Anne Ward, two faculty members in Appalachian State University’s College of Fine and Applied Arts, was chosen as an official selection

Aurora Figueroa-Benetti

Independent study with local farmer leads Appalachian student to cultivate a “new” fruit tree May 10, 2018

Aurora Figueroa-Benetti’s passion for sustainable agriculture led her to Appalachian State University’s Goodnight Family Department of Sustainable Development and a relatively unknown

Joey Pitchford

Communication alumnus wins state journalism award Apr 9, 2018

Joey Pitchford, a 2015 graduate of Appalachian State University’s Department of Communication, was recently awarded third place for education...

"Core" flyer

HOW Space hosts "Core," an exhibition by Penland fellows, April 4-12 Apr 5, 2018

Alumni Elliot Keeley '16 and Devyn Vasquez '15, both graduates of the Appalachian State University Department of Art's studio BFA program, will...

Sweeney Todd cast members

Schaefer Center Presents “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” April 13–15 Mar 29, 2018

The “The Schaefer Center Presents…” performance series, a program of Appalachian State University’s Office of Arts and Cultural Programs,...

Climate Justice Month

Appalachian hosts Climate Justice Month in April Mar 29, 2018

Starting April 1, Appalachian State University will host its first-ever Climate Justice Month to broaden the conversation surrounding climate...

Jenna Friday

Appalachian’s distance education offers life-changing opportunities Mar 26, 2018

by Mary Anne Savage

With a full-time job and a newborn son, Jenna Friday ‘17 was faced with limited options when she decided to pursue a...

Jacob and Brandon

Appalachian students place second and third in High Point Design Competition Mar 19, 2018

By Mary Anne Savage

Appalachian State University students Brandon Jarrett of Weaverville and Jacob Still of Tampa took home second and...