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Megha Bali (top left), Madison Breedlove (top right), Autumn Dagenhardt (bottom left), and Courtney Parker (bottom right) are employees in the CAS Dean's Office this Fall.

Meet the Student Employees in the CAS Dean's Office
Nov 16, 2023

BOONE, N.C. — Student employees make up an important and valuable part of the workforce at Appalachian State University. In recognition of this, Appalachian State's Career Development Center celebrates Student Employee Week each November.

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Appalachian State University’s Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies held the 12th annual 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) competition on Friday, November 3, 2023.

CAS Students Participate in 12th Annual Three Minute Thesis Competition
Nov 15, 2023

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University’s Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies held the 12th annual 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) competition on Friday, November 3, 2023.

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Dr. Derek Martin

SAFE Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Derek Martin
Nov 14, 2023

Dr. Derek Martin, Associate Professor, Department of Geography and Planning
Student and Faculty Excellence (SAFE) Fund Recipient: Fall 2022

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"Mongo," Appalachian State's corpse flower, came to the Department of Biology's Greenhouse in 2011 as a generous gift from the Atlanta Botanical Garden. The plant is anticipated to bloom the week of November 12, emitting a powerful stench. Photo by Chase Reynolds.

Mongo, App State's Corpse Flower, Expected To Bloom Next Week
Nov 10, 2023

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University's Titan Arum, or "corpse flower," is expected to bloom next week at the Department of Biology's Greenhouse.

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CAS Corps member Adam Lucas is a senior environmental science major from Belmont. Photo by Lauren Andersen.

CAS Corps Feature: Adam Lucas
Nov 10, 2023

The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) Corps are chosen to serve as representatives to all constituents of CAS and to create, promote and execute opportunities for academic and professional growth.

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Skyler Prowten '23

SAFE Student Spotlight: Skyler Prowten '23
Nov 7, 2023

Skyler Prowten '23, M.A. Experimental Psychology
Student and Faculty Excellence (SAFE) Fund Recipient: Fall 2022

Project: "Impact of Instagram’s Body Positive vs. Muscular Ideal Images on Men’s Body Image"

College News, Grants & Research, SAFE Grant, Students, Support
CAS Corps member Samantha Massey is a senior sociology major from Blowing Rock.

CAS Corps Feature: Samantha Massey
Nov 3, 2023

The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) Corps are chosen to serve as representatives to all constituents of CAS and to create, promote and execute opportunities for academic and professional growth.

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The College of Arts and Sciences at Appalachian State University

Announcing the 2022-23 College of Arts and Sciences Award Recipients
Nov 2, 2023

BOONE, N.C. — Each year, Appalachian State University’s College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) recognizes several members of the faculty and staff for outstanding service, teaching, and scholarly work.

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National Geographic Explorer Dr. Alison Criscitiello ascends Mount Logan in Canada in 2022 to conduct an ice core extraction for her continued study of climate data from the world’s highest peaks. Criscitiello’s team extracted a 1,073-foot-deep core during this expedition. Photo by Leo Hoorn/National Geographic

November 10: "Climate Change on Canada’s Highest Peak" with Alison Criscitiello
Oct 31, 2023

"Climate Change on Canada’s Highest Peak" with Alison Criscitiello
Friday, November 10, 2023, at 7:30 p.m.

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