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High water, higher expectations — a STEM learning experience for all ages at App State Sep 17, 2019

For three days in mid-July, 15 North Carolina high school rising juniors and seniors enrolled in the North Carolina School of Math and Sciences’ ... At Appalachian

When the hammer hits the nail: App Builds a Home construction to begin in September Sep 17, 2019

This article is part of a series about the App Builds a Home project, which began with fundraising in fall 2018 and will continue through the building of the home this fall.

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The inaugural Wilson Scholars, as new students, atop Table Rock in the Pisgah National Forest. The steep hike, according to Sarah Aldridge, second from left, became a metaphor for overcoming obstacles on the path to academic success. Photo submitted

Four years of transformative change May 16, 2018

Appalachian State University chose its inaugural Wilson Scholars in 2014 for their ex

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Nathan Weigl speaks at commencement for the Reich College of Education. Graduating with a dual Doctorate of Education/Master of Business Administration degree, he encouraged his fellow graduates, “Expect that you will find yourself in a position to make a lasting and meaningful difference in the lives of others.” Photo by Chase Reynolds

Over 3,500 students receive degrees at Appalachian during commencement ceremonies, May 11-12 May 15, 2018

Six commencement ceremonies were held at Appalachian State University over two days, Friday, May 11, and Saturday, May 12.

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Jenna D. Willis, a graduate student in Appalachian State University’s clinical mental health counseling program from Hatteras. Willis is the recipient of an NBCC Foundation grant to participate in the foundation’s Minority Fellowship Program. Photo submitted.

Appalachian’s Jenna Willis awarded NBCC Foundation fellowship May 14, 2018

The NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC), recently selected Jenna D.

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Emeriti status was conferred on 26 individuals by the Appalachian State University Board of Trustees at its meeting on March 16. Additionally, 59 other faculty members were voted to receive promotion and/or tenure.

Appalachian Board of Trustees confers faculty emeriti status, promotions and tenure May 7, 2018

Emeriti status was conferred on 26 individuals by the Appalachian State University Board of Trustees at its meeting on March 16.

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Decorated Graduation Caps

Reich College of Education's Commencement Spring 2018 Ceremony is Friday, May 11 May 3, 2018

Reich College of Education welcomes graduates, families and guests for May 2018 Commencement:

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Data and Assessment Specialist Jim Dees in Appalachian State University’s Office of Sustainability, right, shows visitors from Kurdistan, Iraq, a mobile app during a campus tour of Appalachian’s sustainability initiatives.

IREX grant supports leadership training to enhance Iraqi universities Apr 26, 2018

Six faculty and administrators from Kurdistan, Iraq, visited Appalachian State University for leadership training in April as part of the ... At Appalachian

Cross-Disciplinary Team of Faculty Receive Million Dollar NSF S-STEM Grant

Cross-Disciplinary Team of Faculty Receive Million Dollar NSF S-STEM Grant Apr 26, 2018

A National Science Foundation (NSF) funded scholarship program at Appalachian State University is helping address the nation’s shortage in S

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Spooky Duke race