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The Ground Beneath Us, by Paul Bogard

Environmental writer and photographer examine the human relationship with the ground beneath our feet Oct 19, 2017

On Wednesday, October 25, 2017 the Goodnight Family Sustainable Development Department will host an evening presentation with author Paul Board and photographer Joshua White for an exploration of...

Appalachian State University & Blue Ridge Women in Agriculture to host The 2017 Food Summit Oct 13, 2017

The 2017 Food Summit, a gathering of scholars, farmers, and food lovers, is organized around the theme “Dynamic Traditions, Resourceful Communities

Mellanee Goodman

Art management student interns with prestigious Diversity in Arts Leadership Program Jul 25, 2017

Mellanee Goodman of Charlotte was attracted to Art Management as a degree that allowed her to explore her passion for art while also providing a...

Associate Professor Alex Poorman

Interior design faculty member named IIDA-Carolinas 2017 Educator of the Year Jul 14, 2017

Associate Professor of Interior Design Alex Poorman has received the Carolinas Chapter of the International Interior Design Association (IIDA)...

Dr. Chris Patti

Appalachian communication professor helps students turn assignments into podcast fame Jul 13, 2017

At Appalachian State University some of the best essays of communication students now circulate far beyond campus, providing content for the...

Drs. Jim and Jennifer Westerman

Appalachian professors operate their home at net-positive energy use with solar panels Jul 11, 2017

Drs. Jim and Jennifer Westerman, both professors at Appalachian State University, made a decision that has saved the equivalent of 276 trees and...

Team Sunergy finishes in second place at the 2017 Formula Sun Grand Prix

Appalachian State solar vehicle places second in international track race Jul 10, 2017

Solar-powered Appalachian State University’s Team Sunergy took second place at the 2017 Formula Sun Grand Prix after hundreds of hours of...

App State SVT

Follow Appalachian's Solar Vehicle Team at the 2017 Formula Sun Grand Prix this week Jul 5, 2017

July 3-9, at the Circuit of The Americas racetrack in Austin, Texas, 15 Appalachian students will return for the second year to the Formula Sun...

McKenzie Quattlebaum

Catching up with McKenzie Quattlebaum ‘16 Jun 27, 2017

Drawn to the charm of Boone, McKenzie Quattlebaum came to Appalachian State University and discovered a true community. Looking for a major that...

Shanshan Lou

Communication professor receives Scripps Howard Visiting Professor grant Jun 15, 2017

Dr. Shanshan Lou, assistant professor of advertising in Appalachian State University's Department of Communication, has been selected as the...

Dr. Anatoli Ignatov

Dr. Anatoli Ignatov is one of two Appalachian faculty to receive Fulbright Scholarships Jun 7, 2017

Land ownership is a big deal in many cultures. Just cut a tree one foot past your property line and see how quickly your neighbor arrives on the...

Award recipients

Theatre professor among Plemmons Leadership Medallion recipients Jun 1, 2017

Martha Marking, professor of theatre arts / design, was one of five Plemmons Leadership Medallion recipients for 2017....