The College of Arts & Sciences at Appalachian State University is home to 16 academic departments, one academic program, two centers and one residential college spanning the humanities and the social, mathematical and natural sciences. The college is dedicated to providing instruction and research essential to the University's mission and seeks to cultivate the habits of inquiry, learning and service among all its constituents.

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College of Arts and Sciences Students take the top three awards at 3 Minute Thesis Competition at Appalachian

Appalachian State University Cratis D. Williams Graduate School’s 2018 “3 Minute Thesis (3MT)” competition was held in October with a total of 3...

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Renovated RV creates educational opportunities for Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences

The Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences salvaged a forgotten recreational vehicle and gave it new life—as a laboratory on wheels for...

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A Framework for STEM Teaching and Learning

Dr. Tracie McLemore Salinas, Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences and the Director of Teacher Education & Engagement in the College...

Junior Becca Ryan, age 26, outside Appalachian’s Major General Edward M. Reeder Jr. Student Veteran Resource Center. She took some classes through Coastal Carolina Community College while working at Camp Lejeune, and then enrolled at Appalachian. Photo by Marie Freeman

Former U.S. Marine Becca Ryan says she’s glad she chose Appalachian

Global studies major Becca Ryan says she “nailed it” by choosing to enroll at Appalachian State University after serving in the U.S. Marines — f...

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What the Cracks and Mold Had to Say During the Monsoon Season

Dr. Christina Verano SornitoWednesday, Nov. 14, 201812:00 p.m.Anne Belk Hall, Room 342Film scholar Bliss Cua-Lim says of hauntings in her reading of A...

Department of Cultural, Gender and Global Studies program fundraises for student study abroad scholarships

Celebrate Global Studies by Supporting Student Study Abroad Opportunities

Department of Cultural, Gender and Global Studies Fundraises for Student OpportunitiesWednesday, Nov. 14, 20187-9 pm.The Gamekeeper Restaurant3005 Shu...

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