Events

Appalachian Chorale

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 8:00pm

Rosen Concert Hall, Broyhill Music Center

Directed by Dr. Linda Larson, the Appalachian Chorale is a large choral ensemble open to all students, faculty, and members of the High Country community.

Appalachian Symphony Orchestra

Sunday, December 3, 2017 - 2:00pm

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

The Appalachian Symphony Orchestra is the cornerstone orchestral ensemble at the Hayes School of Music and is led by our mission statement: Making Magic, Changing Lives, Forging Opportunity. Orchestra members are drawn from the entire Appalachian community, including music majors, non-majors, and dedicated community members.

https://music.appstate.edu/dec-3-appalachian-symphony-orchestra

Holiday Scholarship Concert

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 7:30pm

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

The Hayes School of Music’s 25th annual Holiday Scholarship Concert will be Friday, December 1, at 7:30 p.m. in the Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts at Appalachian State University.

Admission is $10. Tickets are available at the Schaefer Center Box Office weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., or may be purchased online at http://theschaefercenter.org. Ticket sales support scholarships for students in the Hayes School of Music.

During the past 25 years, the performance has opened the holidays with a festive, family friendly concert featuring ensembles and orchestras from the music school. Performing this year are the Steely Pan Steel Band, Brass Choir, Sax Quartet, University Singers, Trombone Choir, Trumpet Choir, Chamber Singers, Treble Choir, Guitar Orchestra, Flute Ensemble, and Wind Ensemble.

Our "Silver Bells" Sponsors:

Kay and Frank Borkowski in honor of Joe Phelps
Don and Cathy Cover
Sensenbrenner Primary Care, Charlotte, NC

To Bee or Not: Walker's Efforts to Save the Honey Bee

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 12:00am

Blue Ridge Energy Boardroom, Peacock Hall

To Bee or Not: Walker's Efforts to Save the Honey Bee will be the focus of the next session of Appalachian State University's Sustainable Business Research Series.

Data analytics expert Joseph Cazier will discuss current projects to save the threatened honey bee population, including citizen science efforts, STEM outreach, beekeeper training, core data discovery, standardization and knowledge dissemination. The event is open to the public with no fee to attend; however, online registration is required. Lunch will be provided to registrants.

Online Registration

The lecture is sponsored by the Holshouser Ethics Program. The event is open to the public with no fee to attend; however, online registration is required.


International Education Week

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 11:00am to Friday, November 17, 2017 - 8:00pm

  • International Education Week (IEW) at Appalachian State University is a celebration of transformational global experiences at home and abroad. Everyone is encouraged to participate in these free events, which take place throughout the week!

  • For questions, please contact international-outreach@appstate.edu

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Acapellageddon 2017

Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 7:00pm

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

  • Acappellageddon is back and better than ever to celebrate its ten year anniversary! Featuring eight of Appalachian's a cappella groups, including Ear Candy, Enharmonix, ASU Higher Ground, The Mountain Ayres, One Acchord of ASU, Strong Ties, App State Treble Attraction, and ASU VoiceMale, this is the event's largest pool of participants to date.

https://campusactivities.appstate.edu/blog/id/117

Veterans Day Ceremony

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 9:00am

Veterans Memorial located on the west side of the B.B. Dougherty Administration Building.

  • Please join the Appalachian State University community for a Veterans Day ceremony. Remarks will be provided by Chancellor Sheri Everts and Col. Bo Clayton ’88. A reception will follow.

https://today.appstate.edu/events/id/195

Carole Moore McLeod Entrepreneur Summit

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 8:15am

Business owners from across the region will present and discuss entrepreneurial issues in a full day of speakers and workshops focused on entrepreneurial inspiration. This is an opportunity for students and community members to meet, network and learn from successful entrepreneurs. The day will end with the student Big Idea Pitch competition.

The 14th annual Carole Moore McLeod Entrepreneur Summit will be held on Friday, November 10, 2017. Business owners from across the region will present and discuss entrepreneurial issues in a full day of speakers and workshops focused on entrepreneurial inspiration. This is an opportunity for students and community members to meet, network and learn from successful entrepreneurs. The day will end with the student Big Idea Pitch competition. It is sure to be a day to remember and one you don't want to miss.  REGISTER TODAY!

https://entrepreneurship.appstate.edu/programs/summit


Carole Moore McLeod Entrepreneur Summit

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 8:15am

Business owners from across the region will present and discuss entrepreneurial issues in a full day of speakers and workshops focused on entrepreneurial inspiration. This is an opportunity for students and community members to meet, network and learn from successful entrepreneurs. The day will end with the student Big Idea Pitch competition.

The 14th annual Carole Moore McLeod Entrepreneur Summit will be held on Friday, November 10, 2017. Business owners from across the region will present and discuss entrepreneurial issues in a full day of speakers and workshops focused on entrepreneurial inspiration. This is an opportunity for students and community members to meet, network and learn from successful entrepreneurs. The day will end with the student Big Idea Pitch competition. It is sure to be a day to remember and one you don't want to miss.  REGISTER TODAY!

https://entrepreneurship.appstate.edu/programs/summit


Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina Transforming Health Series presents Susan Dentzer

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 11:00am

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

  • Susan Dentzer, a frequent guest and commentator on the NewsHour and National Public Radio, is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Network for Excellence in Health Innovation, a not-for-profit think tank and membership organization that seeks innovative ways to advance health, improve health care, and produce smarter health care spending.

https://healthsciences.appstate.edu/news/blue-cross-blue-shield-north-carolina-transforming-health-series-presents-susan-dentzer