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NEW SoundAffect Podcast Available: What two South African geographers learned from Nelson Mandela about rugby, restitution and removing monuments.
Sep 20, 2017

SoundAffect is a podcast series of conversations with smart people about stuff that affects our world, and how we affect it.Robert Haswell and Dr. Dar...

Trestan Peck

Appalachian Music Grad Teaching, Playing Trumpet in Cairo
Sep 20, 2017

A degree from Appalachian State University can take you anywhere you want to go.  Ask Trestan Peck ’15, a music teacher and trumpeter who ...

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Five Appalachian legacy first-year students earn Alumni Memorial Scholarships
Sep 19, 2017

Five first-year students at Appalachian State University have received an Alumni Memorial Scholarship (AMS), awarded by the Appalachian Alumni Associa...

Octavia Little & Alicia Muhammad

The James Center Welcomes Two New Staff Members: Octavia Little & Alicia Muhammad
Sep 19, 2017

The James Center for Appalachian Educators in Appalachian's Reich College of Education welcomes two new staff members: Octavia Little and Alicia Muham...

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Fall Humanities Council Symposium Welcomes Timothy Snyder: “On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century”
Sep 19, 2017

The Fall Humanities Council Symposium titled “Sustaining Democracy: Existence, Persistence, Resistance” will take place on Friday, September 29 fr...

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U.S. News Recognizes Appalachian for Academics, Value, Innovation
Sep 13, 2017

BOONE, N.C.—Appalachian State University has received high honors in the 2018 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges Rankings for its academics,...

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State Program Creates 'Lab Schools' To Help Struggling Students, Train Teachers
Sep 12, 2017

Two local universities are part of a state mandated program to help improve student outcomes in low-performing public schools. They will open so-calle...

2017-2018 MSEC Science Seminar Series
Sep 11, 2017

The Mathematics and Science Education Center's Science Seminar series returns for 2017-2018.This year's theme is: Ecoliteracy and a Sustainable F...

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Appalachian State Sees Record Retention, Diversity Rates as ‘Slow and Steady’ Growth Continues
Sep 11, 2017

In August, Appalachian State University welcomed 18,811 students to campus, including 3,306 first-year students who comprise the largest and most dive...

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Alumna, Evelien Schilder, Named M-Passioned Member for September 2017
Sep 11, 2017

Alumna, Evelien Schilder, was named the National Association for Media Literacy Education's M-Passioned Member for September 2017....