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Huff appointed Dean of the Beaver College of Health Services

By Mary GiuncaBOONE, N.C.—Dr. Marie Huff, has been named dean of the Beaver College of Health Sciences at Appalachian State University. She was most...

Jordyne Blaise named associate vice chancellor for equity, diversity and compliance at Appalachian

By Ken KeuffelBOONE, N.C.—Jordyne Blaise will be the next associate vice chancellor for equity, diversity and compliance at Appalachian State Univer...

Five campus leaders receive Appalachian’s 2017 Plemmons Leadership Medallions

By University CommunicationsBOONE, N.C.—Five Appalachian State University leaders received W.H. Plemmons Leadership Medallions during the “2017 Ce...

Chancellor and university specialists advise U.S. Senate-led Task Force On Appalachia on economics, energy and education

By Elisabeth WallBOONE, N.C.—Appalachian State University’s chancellor and faculty and staff representatives have a “seat at the table” for U....

James Douthit named dean of Appalachian’s Hayes School of Music

By Ken Keuffel  BOONE, N.C.—Dr. James Douthit, pianist, teacher and an administrator at Nazareth College in suburban Rochester, New York, will ...

Appointments to Appalachian’s Board of Trustees announced

By University Communications  BOONE, N.C.—The UNC Board of Governors has made one new appointment and reappointed three members to Appalachian ...

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2017 Appalachian Energy Summit

Monday, July 10, 2017 - 3:30pm to Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 1:15pm
  • July 10 - 12, 2017

    The 2017 Appalachian Energy Summit is the sixth-annual meeting of some of the world’s most brilliant minds in energy policies and practices. This unique three-day event convenes academia, industry, and students in a transformational effort that delivers meaningful ecological, financial and social benefit.  Energy Summit 2017