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Common Reading Program announces ‘Just Mercy’ as its 2019–20 selection Mar 7, 2019

The Common Reading Program at Appalachian State University announces its 2019–20 book selection — “Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption” by Bryan Stevenson.

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Pictured from left to right, SDAP student Reid Pond, from Boone, Mary Strong ’16 ’17, transition and career coordinator for SDAP, and SDAP students Elizabeth Droessler, from Wake Forest, and Luke Wilcox, from Boone, practice counting money as part of the training at ECRS. Photo by Marie Freeman

Registering success: Appalachian’s SDAP partners with technology firm ECRS Mar 7, 2019

Appalachian State University’s Scholars with Diverse Abilities Program (SDAP) — a program designed to prepare college-age students with intel

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Patrick Setzer ’90 ’98. Photo by Marie Freeman

Setzer named executive director of national alumni and parent engagement for Appalachian State University Mar 5, 2019

Alumnus Patrick Setzer ’90 ’98 has been named executive director of national alumni and parent engagement.

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OSEP funding supports Appalachian iSHINE scholars Feb 18, 2019

Students in the speech-language pathology, reading education and special education programs at Appalachian State University will continue to... At Appalachian

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JustPax Fund supports sustainability leadership development for educators, administrators at Appalachian Academy at Middle Fork Feb 18, 2019

Appalachian State University’s mission of “creating a sustainable future for all” extends to its new K–5 public laboratory

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Appalachian ties for top producer of Fulbright Scholars among master’s institutions Feb 18, 2019

Appalachian State University is a top producer of Fulbright Scholars, tying for first place with College of Charleston for the highest number of... At Appalachian

Representatives from each of the 2019 YALI institute partners at the partner retreat held in Washington, D.C., in late January.

Appalachian selected to host 2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders Feb 11, 2019

Appalachian State University is among 27 universities across the country selected to host the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African... At Appalachian

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12 Appalachian invitees to serve in Peace Corps in 2019 Feb 8, 2019

Twelve students and recent graduates from Appalachian State University have been invited to serve in the ... At Appalachian

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Josh Gregory answers the call for needed high school physics teachers Feb 8, 2019

A funny story about a U.S. Representative changed the course of Josh Gregory’s life.

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20th anniversary of Appalachian’s MLK Challenge draws more than 200 participants Jan 28, 2019

Single-digit temperatures didn’t deter the 215 Appalachian State University students, faculty and staff who showed up early Monday morning f

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Alana Patterson '18, Biology, Secondary Education. Photo submitted

Three TEAMS: Noyce Scholars are the first to complete a year of teaching Jan 22, 2019

After graduating last May, Alana Paterson, Biology, Secondary Education; Chris McCollum, Physics, Secondary Education and Chris Kolischak, Middle... At Appalachian