News

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...

Appalachian earns No. 1 ranking from AASHE for sustainability among master’s institutions
Nov 21, 2017

By Elisabeth Wall - BOONE, N.C.—In the 2017 Sustainable Campus Index compiled by the standard bearer for tracking sustainability in higher educ...

Appalachian honors veterans, 1988 alumnus Col. Ralph L. ‘Bo’ Clayton III speaks
Nov 21, 2017

By Elisabeth Wall - BOONE, N.C.—A crowd of approximately 150 gathered beside the B.B. Dougherty Administration Building on the Appalachian Stat...

Appalachian Alumni Association 2017 award winners
Nov 7, 2017

By Elisabeth Wall -  Three socially conscious, entrepreneurial alumni were recognized by the Alumni Association Friday, Oct. 6, during Homec...

Alumnus’ new endowment fund and named space in Peacock Hall honor information systems professor
Oct 31, 2017

By Haley ChildersBOONE, N.C.—A new endowment fund and meeting and networking space at Appalachian State University have been established to honor Dr...