Grad School Cookout! July 11, 2018 12-2 PM Jun 18, 2018

New to the graduate school or are you here for summer session 2...too?  Let us feed you hamburgers and hot dogs on July 11, 2018 at the beautiful Howard’s Knob patio located on the third floor of the Plemmons Student Union.  The Cratis D.

NSF Team

Congratulations to Appalachian faculty team receiving $1M NSF grant May 31, 2018

BOONE — A National Science Foundation-funded scholarship program at Appalachian State University aims to help address the nation’s shortage in STEM graduates and workers. [Read more]

First Destination Success May 10, 2018

Appalachian tracks where its graduates go, notes high success rate

By Linda Coutant


2018-2019 GSAS Elections Apr 24, 2018

The election portal for the 2018-2019 GSAS elections is now open. Please go to to submit your vote for the leadership of GSAS for 2018-2019.


The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans Apr 16, 2018

 The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans is a $90,000 graduate school fellowship for outstanding immigrants and children of immigrants in the United States.

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CI 5845: Global Perspectives in Media and Technology Mar 16, 2018

Are you looking for a creative and engaging graduate course for Fall 2018? You're in luck!  CI 5845: Global Perspectives in Media and Technology is a fully online course elective that provides ample opportunities for both critical study and creative expression. 

ASU Graduate Students help out with local NC Science Olympiad Tournament Mar 14, 2018

On Saturday, March 10th, the Two Rivers Community School (TRCS) made its premiere appearance in the North Carolina Science Olympiad Regional Tournament in Hickory. Thirteen 6th through 8th grade students competed against approximately one dozen middle school teams (comprised

Why Students Should Care About the World & Change It - Upcoming Speaker: Nicholas Kristof Mar 9, 2018

Upcoming Speaker  Nicholas Kristof SPEAKER EVENTS Documentary Screening - "Reporter"
Monday, March 19, 2018
IG Greer Theatre - 6:30 - 8:30pm

RC 5510 Graduate Writing Workshop - Open to all graduate students Feb 27, 2018

RC 5510 Graduate Writing Workshop 

MBA Program

Appalachian’s MBA program listed among The Princeton Review’s 2018 best Dec 4, 2017

BOONE, N.C.—The Walker College of Business at Appalachian State University is featured in The Princeton Review’s 2018 list of best on-campus MBA schools. View original to read more.

Graduate Student and Faculty awarded the 2017 Global Leadership Award Nov 16, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Beverly Moser, Graduate Program Director for the MA in Romance Languages and to Mr.

Brock Long

Appalachian MPA Alum Handling Harvey Crisis Aug 29, 2017

Appalachian State MPA alum is handling the Hurricane Harvey crisis as the new director of FEMA. See the recent Charlotte Observer article for more information.