Sam Somerville works on his tea cabinet

App State Furniture Design Student Receives International Award for Japanese-Inspired Tea Cabinet Sep 28, 2020

By Amanda Brasier 

Oolong. Black. Matcha. White.

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 

Wayne L. Sumner at WASU console

Sumner ’75 supports launch of AppTV mobile studio, shares his thoughts on looking — and giving — back Sep 22, 2020

Alumnus Wayne Sumner ’75, a 2012 Outstanding Service Award recipient, was on-site lending support and equipment when Appalachia

Jack Martin

Appalachian professor works with Light Electric Vehicle Association to offer campus classes, training abroad Apr 25, 2019

Jack Martin, senior lecturer in the Department of Sustainable Technology and the Built Environment at Appalachian State University, has partnered...

Destiny and Angela

Appalachian's Interior Design program hosts first annual Materials and Finishes Expo Apr 24, 2019

The Interior Design program at Appalachian State University hosted the Materials and Finishes Expo on April 5 in the Grandfather Mountain...

Dr. Paulette Marty

Faculty Spotlight: Meet Dr. Paulette Marty Apr 24, 2019

Dr. Paulette Marty is a professor of theatre arts in Appalachian State University. She joined the Department of Theatre and Dance in 2004.


Appalachian State University Design Students Show “Homework” in High Point [] Apr 18, 2019

Plant Seven, an emerging center for design, culture and commerce in High Point, North...

Apparel Design and Merchandising Showcase 2019 to take place April 27 Apr 16, 2019

The Apparel Design and Merchandising program will present the 2019 Showcase at the Holmes Center on April 27 at 4 p.m.

Showcase is an...

Students perform "The Ugly Duckling"

Appalachian Young People’s Theatre presents “The Ugly Duckling” April 26–28 Apr 11, 2019

The Appalachian State University Department of Theatre and Dance will present “The Ugly Duckling” by Larry and Vivian...

Dr. Marie Hoepfl

Dr. Marie Hoepfl honored with Appalachian’s Graduate Faculty Award Apr 5, 2019

Dr. Marie Hoepfl, professor and graduate program director for the Department of Sustainable Technology and the Built Environment, has been...

Don’t be an April Fool for ‘fake news’ Apr 3, 2019

 In the spirit of April Fools’ Day 2019, multiple organizations — including Google, Shutterstock, HelloFresh, T-Mobile, The...

Student with simulated facial injury

Interdisciplinary collaboration between departments enriches learning experience Apr 2, 2019

The Appalachian State University Department of Theatre and Dance recently collaborated with the university’s Athletic Training program in the...

Holland Fellows workshop

Collaborative design thinking workshop focuses on eliminating plastic waste Mar 28, 2019

Education at Appalachian State University means preparing students to live as engaged global citizens working to create a sustainable future for...