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National Board for Professional Teaching Standards

Appalachian is FIRST for National Board Certified Teachers (NBCTs): Ranked #1 in 2017 for Top 50 Alma Maters by Total Number of NBCTs
Jan 12, 2018

North Carolina continues to lead the nation in numbers of teachers who have earned certification from the National Board for Professional Teaching Sta...

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US News & World Report Includes Appalachian in ‘Best Online Programs’
Jan 10, 2018

Appalachian State University made U.S. News & World Report’s 2018 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs and 2018 Best Online Graduate Education Prog...

UNC Board of Governors

Three UNC lab schools cleared by Board of Governors
Jan 9, 2018

Three UNC lab schools were given the green light to open for the 2018-19 school year by the UNC Board of Governors subcommittee on laborator...

College of Education

271 RCOE Students Named to Fall 2017 Dean's List
Jan 9, 2018

Congratulations to 271 Reich College of Education students named to the Fall 2017 Dean's List. Dean's List EligibilityAn undergraduate student wh...

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276 RCOE Students Named to Fall 2017 Chancellor's List
Jan 8, 2018

Congratulations to 276 Reich College of Education students named to the Fall 2017 Chancellor's List. Chancellor's List EligibilityAwarded to full...

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Spring 2018 Zero Waste Info Sessions for Students, Faculty, Staff
Jan 8, 2018

What can I recycle? What is Appalachian's Zero Waste commitment? What does "zero waste" mean?Discover answers to these questions and more at a series ...

Travis Woodruff

Graduate Student, Travis Woodruff, Accepted to Present at the William & Mary 17th Annual Graduate Research Symposium
Jan 5, 2018

Travis Woodruff, a graduate student studying clinical mental health counseling with an addiction concentration, has been accepted to present at the Wi...

Fall 2017 Commencement

Appalachian Graduates 1,475 at December 2017 Commencement Ceremonies
Dec 18, 2017

A total of 1,475 students graduated from Appalachian State University Saturday, Dec. 16, during commencement in Holmes Convocation Center.Appalachian ...

Miranda Lim

Miranda Lim, Educational Media Graduate, Inducted into the Cratis D. Williams Society of Outstanding Graduates
Dec 13, 2017

Miranda Lim, originally from Gibsonville, North Carolina, has been inducted into the Cratis D. Williams Society of Outstanding Graduates. The soc...

The flag of the Eastern Band of the Cherokee was hung at a ceremony in Plemmons Student Union Wednesday, Dec 6.

Eastern Band of the Cherokee Flag Installed in Plemmons Student Union
Dec 11, 2017

The flag of the Eastern Band of the Cherokee now hangs in a place of prominence alongside the American, Chinese and Israeli national flags — and a v...