Beth Macy

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Table Rock Room, 201B Plemmons Student Union

Journalist and author Beth Macy will discuss her New York Times-bestselling book, “DOPESICK: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company That Addicted America.” The book chronicles the opioid crisis, including the role of doctors, drug companies, and the government in the crisis.'


Reporting from the Margins
3:30-4:45 p.m.
Table Rock Room, 201B Plemmons Student Union 
Community members interested in free daytime parking for Beth Macy's 3:30 pm talk, please email

7:30 p.m.         
Table Rock Room, 201B Plemmons Student Union

Eminent Military Historian G.L. Weinberg on ‘Adolf Hitler and the United States’

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Center for Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies

Born during the waning years of the Weimar Republic, Gerhard L. Weinberg escaped Hitler Germany to England in 1938. In the 1950s, he embarked on a remarkable academic career in the U.S. In his meticulous archival work, he discovered Hitler's unpublished second book that dealt extensively with the later dictator's foreign policy designs. The talk details Hitler's views of and plans for the U.S. and the role of the "Jewish Question."

Careers for Impact

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Career Development Center

This event will showcase internship and full time employment opportunities with businesses and non-profit organizations whose missions are purpose-driven with a focus on creating a sustainable and inclusive economy.

Herbie Hancock

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

Herbie Hancock has defied tradition over the years creating music that expands the possibilities of musical thought. Embracing elements of rock, soul, funk and electronica, Hancock is often described by many as a visionary, an architect in the post-bop sound. With a career spanning more than 50 years, his passion for innovation and creativity remains unparalleled.

Internship Expo

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Career Development Center

Students seeking internships are strongly encouraged to attend. Learn the basics about internships, such as how to apply, what goes into your application, and more.

Art & Design Expo

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 1:00pm to Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 1:00pm

Smith Gallery

Art+Design Expo is an annual juried student art exhibition co-sponsored by the Art and Applied Design departments and hosted by the Smith Gallery. Expo features outstanding student art across the creative spectrum and is open to all students at Appalachian State University.

Staff Senate Annual Coat and Blanket Drive

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:45am to Friday, February 8, 2019 - 10:45am

BB Dougherty, JET, Stadium and other collection sites

Staff Senate's annual Coat and Blanket drive is happening now. We're collecting new or gently used winter wear including coats, hats, scarves, and gloves. These donations will benefit the University Sustainability Free Store. We are also collecting old blankets, towels, and sheets to benefit the Watauga Humane Society.

MLK Challenge

Monday, January 21, 2019 - 8:00am to 6:00pm


Join us for a day of honoring Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy! Spend the day serving at one of 20 sites throughout Boone with a group of your peers, reflecting, eating free food, and listening to some phenomenal guest speakers. REGISTER HERE!

December Commencement

Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Holmes Convocation Center

Commencement ceremonies will be held at the Holmes Convocation Center. Two ceremonies, one at 10am and one at 2pm.

Full Circle: 2018 CENTER Award Winners

Friday, December 7, 2018 - 6:00pm to Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 7:00pm

Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, Gallery A

CENTER, the not-for-profit photographic arts and time-based media organization headquartered in Santa Fe, New Mexico, has honored, supported, and provided opportunities to gifted and talented photographers since 1994.

CENTER’s artists investigate current social, environmental, and political issues of critical global importance. CENTER’s 2018 Award and Grant winners travel to Santa Fe as part of their award package to present their artwork at the Review Santa Fe Photo Festival. The projects will also be featured in the exhibition, Full Circle: 2018 CENTER Award Winners, with images selected by Mary Anne Redding, curator at the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts.