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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....

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...