College News

Dr. Shawn Bergman, Department of Psychology

Bergman named director of the Walker College of Business professional education program
Mar 22, 2018

Dr. Shawn Bergman, Department of Psychology,  has been named director of the Walker College of Business Professional Education Program&...

Department of Computer Science staff member and students pictured left to right: Michael Dougherty (coach), students Dylan Beasley, Jackson Sippe and Andrew Thorp

Tracer Fire Cybersecurity Workshop
Mar 21, 2018

A team of three Computer Science students coached by Michael Dougherty, a staff member and graduate of the Department, attended a two day Tracer Fire ...

Mark Bray

"Antifa: The History and Theory of Antifascist Resistance"
Mar 21, 2018

Mark Bray is a historian of human rights, terrorism and political radicalism in Modern Europe at Dartmouth College. He is the author of the national b...

Senior Geography Major Abie Nicole Bonevac. Photo by Ellen Gwin Burnette

Senior Geography Major Abie Nicole Bonevac: CAS Corps Feature of the Month
Mar 20, 2018

The CAS Corps are chosen to  serve as representatives to all constituents of the College of Arts and Sciences and to create, promote and execute ...

ack Griffin, a senior from Waxhaw majoring in physics at Appalachian, works to develop a demonstration laser. Photo by Marie Freeman

A taste of science: Appalachian team creates an edible laser
Mar 20, 2018

Dr. Lauren Woods and a team of undergraduates from Appalachian State University want to bring lasers out of the realm of Star Wars weaponry and into t...

Susan Lepselter, PhD., Indiana University Bloomington

Atmospheres and Orientations
Mar 20, 2018

Susan Lepselter, PhD., Indiana University BloomingtonMarch 22, 20185 p.m.Belk Library and Information Commons, Room 114From the “outer space” of p...

Anthropology Brown Bag Series Spring 2018

Anthropology Brown Bag Series
Mar 19, 2018

Anthropology Brown Bag Series"The Poiesis of Incoherence"Wednesday, March 21, 2018 from 12 - 1 p.m.Dr. Diana Mines, Professor, Department of Anthropol...

Appalachian’s Hughlene Bostian Frank Visiting Writers Series announces spring 2018 lineup

Appalachian’s Hughlene Bostian Frank Visiting Writers Series announces spring 2018 lineup
Mar 19, 2018

Writers for the spring series include poet Anne Waldman, novelist and essayist Calvin Baker, creative nonfiction author Dennis Covington and poet Lind...

Dr. Thomas B. Ellis, Professor, Department of Philosophy and Religion

"Murder in the Mind of God: The Violent Economics of Religion"
Mar 16, 2018

"Murder in the Mind of God: The Violent Economics of Religion"Tuesday, Mar. 20, 2018 from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.Dr. Thomas B. Ellis, Professor, Department o...

Shannon Wells, Global studies major, Department of Cultural, Gender and Global Studies from Wilmington, North Carolina

Shannon Wells, Global studies major earns Critical Language Scholarship
Mar 16, 2018

Wells, a Wilmington native and global studies major at Appalachian, was recently awarded a Critical Language Scholarshipto continue her study of ...