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Provost Heather Norris' Remarks from the 2021 Fall Faculty Staff Meeting
Oct 11, 2021

Provost Heather Norris' Remarks to the Faculty and StaffI am excited in my current role as provost to lead our collaborative efforts, advancing our co...

Important Update: Departmental Reorganization
Oct 11, 2021

Dear Campus Colleagues; The Appalachian Studies graduate and undergraduate programs within the College of Arts and Sciences will m...

Leadership Update
Oct 7, 2021

 Dear Colleagues, I am pleased to announce that Dr. Neva J. Specht has been named Vice Provost for Faculty Policies and Developmen...

Phased Retirement Program
Oct 5, 2021

 Recently, emails were sent to faculty members who may be eligible to enter the Phased Retirement Program beginning with the 2022-23 academic yea...

COVID Classroom Policies
Aug 25, 2021

sent on behalf of Dr. Mark Ginn, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education Greetings Faculty and Staff,We have received inquiries regarding COVID ...

Class Syllabus Policies
Aug 12, 2021

sent on behalf of Dr. Mark Ginn, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education Dear Faculty Members, As you prepare your courses for the upcoming seme...

Faculty Notification: Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
May 11, 2021

sent on behalf of Enrollment ManagementDear Faculty, and Staff,I wanted to provide a quick update about an upcoming Financial Aid process called Satis...

Dr. Heather Hulburt Norris named Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor at App State
May 10, 2021

Dr. Heather Hulburt Norris has been named Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor at Appalachian State University, effective May 7. Norris assumed the r...

Dr. Caroline Smith named App State winner of 2021 UNC Board of Governors Excellence in Teaching Award
Apr 27, 2021

Dr. Caroline Smith, associate professor in Appalachian State University‚Äôs Department of Health and Exercise Science and director of the un...

Interim Provost Heather Norris' report to Faculty Senate
Apr 26, 2021

Interim Provost Heather Norris' Faculty Senate CommentsThank you to the faculty and to the outgoing senators. I know it has been a particularly diffic...