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Heather Guy Portrait

For Heather Guy ’18, Appalachian ‘ticked all of the boxes’ Aug 20, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Prior to enrolling in Appalachian State University’s geography graduate program, Heather Guy’s work experience involved computer modelling, an activity that kept her in front of a computer screen all day. [Read More]

Jonathan Kappler

Graduate School Launches Speaker Series Aug 13, 2018

The Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies is launching a new speaker series to highlight Appalachian State alumni who are leaders in our state and nation.  The first speaker is Jonathan Kappler.

Appalachian Studies Graduate Alum Starts Cafe for those in Recovery Jul 28, 2018

CHARLESTON, West Virginia --A West Virginia cafe has become much more than a place for food and coffee.

ASU Solar Vehicle Team finishes sixth in Solar Challenge Aug 11, 2016

HOT SPRINGS, S.D. — Appalachian State University’s solar vehicle team finished the 1,975-mile American Solar Challenge on Aug. 6, earning sixth place overall, according to americansolarchallenge.org.

NEW GRADUATE STUDENT ORIENTATION Jul 21, 2016

FALL 2016
NEW GRADUATE STUDENT ORIENTATION
SUNDAY, AUGUST 14
1:00 - 5:00 PM
PLEMMONS STUDENT UNION, PARKWAY BALLROOM, ROOM 420
Check your appstate.edu email for more information coming soon.

Sustainability is part of who we are - Appalachian State University Jul 20, 2016

Appalachian State University leads in creating a world where environmental, societal, and economic qualities exist in balance to meet the resource needs of today and of future generations.

An Exercise Science ASU Graduate Wins the 2016 ACSM Biomechanics Interest Group (BIG) Research Award Jul 20, 2016

Reed Gurchiek, a graduate student in Exercise Science, was selected as recipient of the 2016 American College of Sports Medicine - Biomechanics Interest Group Student Research Award.

Mob Museum

Making History at the Mob Museum Jul 6, 2016

Appalachian State University history majors find dream jobs in Vegas discover a fellow Mountaineer, just a cubicle away - See more at: http://appalachianmagazine.org/stories/id/598#sthash.B03q712j.dpuf

Alumna Rebecca Jones turned her Appalachian degrees into a position with filmmaker Ken Burns May 28, 2016

By Jenna Massengale ’16

Alumna Rebecca Jones graduated from Appalachian State University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Communication - Electronic Media/Broadcasting degree. After graduating, she stayed to earn a master’s degree in Appalachian studies in 2011.

Alumnus Trevor McKenzie turned his childhood interest in Appalachia into a career May 28, 2016

By Jenna Massengale ’16

Trevor McKenzie ’10 ’12 turned his childhood interest in the Appalachia region into a career as an archivist in the W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection in Belk Library and Information Commons.

Making sure NC meets the demand for advanced degrees May 26, 2016

North Carolina has always shown pride in our institutions of higher learning, and today graduate education is an important economic driver for our state.

Sarah James

ASU Clinical Health Counseling Student Awarded Scholarship May 10, 2016

Sarah Marie James Receives Rural Scholarship From the NBCC Foundation