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Mother of hate crime victim to speak at Appalachian convocation on diversity and erasing hate
Aug 17, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University will welcome students — those both new and returning — for the 2018–19 academic year during its 201...

New Police Development Program to train the ‘policing leaders of tomorrow’ at Appalachian
Aug 17, 2018

The Appalachian Police Development Program — the second of its kind in the nation — begins training student police cadets in summer 2018. ...

Appalachian’s Team Sunergy ties for second place in 2018 American Solar Challenge
Jul 31, 2018

Appalachian’s solar vehicle team has secured a second-place tie in the 2018 American Solar Challenge (ASC), an international solar vehicle distance ...

Racing on Solar Energy — the evolution of ROSE and Appalachian’s solar vehicle team
Jun 25, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — ROSE is ready to race.ROSE is a Cruiser Class solar vehicle — the division for solar cars that could be practical in the real world,...

Appalachian professor Dr. Steve Hageman receives Fulbright to study global warming’s effects in the polar Arctic
Jun 25, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Dr. Steve Hageman, professor of geology in the Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences, which is housed in Appalachian Sta...

Appalachian’s Joseph Gonzalez receives Excellence in Teaching Award
May 23, 2018

Appalachian’s Joseph Gonzalez, associate professor in the Department of Cultural, Gender and Global Studies, receives UNC Board of Governors award e...

Appalachian’s Jim Denniston named American Council on Education Fellow
Mar 26, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — The American Council on Education (ACE) announced this week that Dr. Jim Denniston, professor in Appalachian State Universit...

Appalachian’s SBTDC generates 14 new businesses, $10.57 million in capital
Jan 24, 2018

Appalachian’s Small Business Technology Development Center (SBTDC) generated $10.57 million in business capital and 14 new business starts in 2017....

Appalachian names newest facility Leon Levine Hall of Health Sciences
Jan 24, 2018

Appalachian State University has received a $5 million grant from The Leon Levine Foundation of Charlotte. In recognition of their generosity, Appalac...

US News & World Report includes Appalachian in ‘Best Online Programs’
Jan 24, 2018

Appalachian’s online programs rank among 2018’s best, according to U.S. News & World Report....