Events

COVID-19 surveillance testing for students, faculty and staff

Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm

Legends

The university is offering free COVID-19 tests for App State students, faculty and staff at “pop-up” testing events. Both walk-up and drive-up testing will be available. No appointments required; however, you will be asked to show your AppCard.

For more information: click here.

COVID-19 surveillance testing for students, faculty and staff

Monday, January 4, 2021 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm

Legends

The university is offering free COVID-19 tests for App State students, faculty and staff at “pop-up” testing events. Both walk-up and drive-up testing will be available. No appointments required; however, you will be asked to show your AppCard.

For more information: click here

Doctoral Symposium 2020: Leadership in Intersecting Crises

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 1:00pm to Friday, November 13, 2020 - 4:00pm

Virtual (must register)

All Fall 2020 dissertation defenses for this year will take place virtually and are open to the public. This symposium seeks to gain insight into educational leadership with regards to a pandemic and racial injustice; connect with doctoral students, RCOE faculty and alumni; and explore inspiration for future research.

For more information: click here

Veterans Day

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 11:00am

appstate.edu

Join the Appalachian State University Community in a virtual observation of Veterans Day 2020 by visiting appstate.edu Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. This year’s ceremony will feature welcome remarks from App State Chancellor Sheri Everts, along with a series of insights from staff veterans in Facilities Operations and retired Army Col. Nick Katers, App State’s associate vice chancellor for facilities management.

Reaching New Heights: Highlights from the Most Comprehensive Science Expedition to Mt. Everest in History

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 7:00pm

Virtual (must register)

As part of a robust effort to improve our understanding and resilience to the impacts of climate change on mountain systems, from April to June 2019, National Geographic and Tribhuvan University conducted the most comprehensive single scientific expedition to Mount Everest in history. The campus event “Reaching New Heights” features speakers and expedition members from National Geographic and Rolex’s 2019 Perpetual Planet Extreme Expedition to Mount Everest, including Dr. Baker Perry, Dr. Aurora Elmore and Alex Tait.

For more information: click here

Commemorating “Kristallnacht”: Atina Grossmann on Jewish Refugees from Nazi Germany

Monday, November 9, 2020 - 7:00pm

Presented online via Zoom

The Center for Judaic, Holocaust, and Peace Studies invites the public to a lecture by Prof. Atina Grossmann (New York City). A widely-recognized scholar of women's, Germam-Jewish and Holocaust history, Prof. Grossmann will examine the largely unexamined experiences and lost memories of European Jews who managed to escape Hitler Germany to the Far East. The event also marks the 82nd anniversary of Kristallnacht. Presented online via Zoom.

For more information: click here

Commemorating “Kristallnacht”: Atina Grossmann on Jewish Refugees from Nazi Germany

Monday, November 9, 2020 - 7:00pm

Presented online via Zoom

The Center for Judaic, Holocaust, and Peace Studies invites the public to a lecture by Prof. Atina Grossmann (New York City). A widely-recognized scholar of women's, Germam-Jewish and Holocaust history, Prof. Grossmann will examine the largely unexamined experiences and lost memories of European Jews who managed to escape Hitler Germany to the Far East. The event also marks the 82nd anniversary of Kristallnacht. Presented online via Zoom.

For more information: click here

Appalachian Global Symposium

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 9:30am

Online

The Symposium highlights global activities engaged in by faculty, staff and students. Symposium presenters will be discussing a variety of topics including science, technology, business, education, music and politics and is an opportunity for faculty, staff and students to share their global work on a professional platform while simultaneously contributing to global learning at Appalachian. Presented in a virtual format.

For more information: click here

Fall 2020 Open House

Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 8:00am

Appalachian State University Campus

Open House is your opportunity to learn more about Appalachian. Meet faculty and current students, tour campus, and learn more about financial aid, scholarships, the admissions process, and what student life at Appalachian is really like.

For more information: click here

Virtual 5th Annual Women in Educational Leadership Symposium (WIELS)

Friday, October 2, 2020 - 1:00pm to Saturday, October 3, 2020 - 2:30pm

Virtual Event

WIELS is a partnership between faculty members in the Leadership and Educational Studies at Appalachian State University and practicing educators. Our mandate is the development of an 'armoring process' that will equip women with pragmatic knowledge, skills, and dispositions that prepare them for success as educational leaders.

For more information: click here