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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....

Appalachian seeks feedback on old Watauga High School property
Jan 24, 2018

In order to gather feedback regarding Appalachian State University’s recently acquired 74-acre property on the site of the former Watauga High Schoo...

Beware impersonation fraud attempts
Jan 4, 2018

Appalachian has received a handful of reports regarding fraud attempts involving the impersonation of the IRS, Appalachian State University offices, a...

Appalachian named to 9th spot on Victory Media’s 2018 Military Friendly Schools Top 10 list
Jan 4, 2018

By Mary Giunca - BOONE, N.C.—Appalachian State University ranks ninth on Victory Media’s Military Friendly Schools Top 10 list for large publ...

Appalachian’s MBA program listed among The Princeton Review’s 2018 best
Dec 1, 2017

November 29, 2017Princeton Review's unranked list is based on a combination of institutional and student survey data, including career outcomes, admis...

Appalachian debuts on Military Times Best: Colleges 2018 list
Nov 29, 2017

By Mary Giunca - Appalachian has a debut ranking on the Military Times Best: Colleges 2018 list, an annual survey now in its eighth year. The sur...

Hyde named dean of students for Appalachian State University
Nov 21, 2017

By Megan Hayes - BOONE, N.C.—Following a national search, Dr. Jonathon Hyde has been named associate vice chancellor and dean of students for A...