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Appalachian named among nation’s top colleges and universities by 4 recognized national publications
Oct 12, 2018

Appalachian was recognized as one of the nation’s top-performing schools for its academics, value, innovation and veteran services, among other aspe...

Campus sustainability efforts at Appalachian are a ‘win-win-win,’ garner Appalachian top rankings from AASHE and SIERRA magazine
Oct 12, 2018

Sustainability efforts in place on Appalachian’s campus — from a zero waste commitment to biodegradable straws — have earned the university top ...

First class graduates from Appalachian Police Academy
Sep 20, 2018

Twenty-one Appalachian students became members of the Appalachian Police Department and certified North Carolina police officers as part of the Appala...

The students are in the house! Appalachian welcomes students on first day of classes
Sep 20, 2018

Classes for the fall 2018 semester convene at Appalachian State University.Full story at: https://today.appstate.edu/2018/08/22/first-day-of-clas...

Organizational change expert Dr. Damon A. Williams offers three-day residency at Appalachian
Sep 20, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Developing a more diverse and inclusive campus is a priority for Appalachian State University, and its most recent step toward “incl...

Appalachian faculty and staff excellence 'singled out' at fall semester meeting
Sep 20, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Seven faculty and four staff members at Appalachian State University were honored for excellence at the Fall Semester Faculty and Staf...

Dr. Jeff Vahlbush with Wilson Scholar
Sep 14, 2018

Dr. Jeff Vahlbush with Wilson Scholar and Furniture Design major Spain Hines talking about the process of applying for a Fulbright grant to study in G...

Founders Plaza Dedication and Ribbon Cutting
Sep 6, 2018

Founders Plaza Dedication and Ribbon Cutting - Appalachian State University held a dedication and ribbon-cutting for its new Founders Plaza ...

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. ...