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Appalachian’s MBA program listed among The Princeton Review’s 2018 best

November 29, 2017Princeton Review's unranked list is based on a combination of institutional and student survey data, including career outcomes, admis...

Appalachian debuts on Military Times Best: Colleges 2018 list

By Mary Giunca - Appalachian has a debut ranking on the Military Times Best: Colleges 2018 list, an annual survey now in its eighth year. The sur...

Hyde named dean of students for Appalachian State University

By Megan Hayes - BOONE, N.C.—Following a national search, Dr. Jonathon Hyde has been named associate vice chancellor and dean of students for A...

Appalachian earns No. 1 ranking from AASHE for sustainability among master’s institutions

By Elisabeth Wall - BOONE, N.C.—In the 2017 Sustainable Campus Index compiled by the standard bearer for tracking sustainability in higher educ...

Appalachian honors veterans, 1988 alumnus Col. Ralph L. ‘Bo’ Clayton III speaks

By Elisabeth Wall - BOONE, N.C.—A crowd of approximately 150 gathered beside the B.B. Dougherty Administration Building on the Appalachian Stat...

Appalachian Alumni Association 2017 award winners

By Elisabeth Wall -  Three socially conscious, entrepreneurial alumni were recognized by the Alumni Association Friday, Oct. 6, during Homec...

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December 2017 Commencement

Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 10:00am
Holmes Convocation Center

Fall 2017 commencement ceremonies will be held at Appalachian State University. Live streaming will be available.