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Morgan Lecture with Dr. Michael Brown on Planet 9

Planet Nine from Outer Space and Tales of the Outer Solar System
Mar 1, 2017

The Morgan Lecture Series of Science will host Dr. Michael Brown, a solar-system astronomer and professor of planetary astronomy from California Insti...

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General Benjamin Butler, Politics, Warfare and Masculinity in the Civil War North
Mar 1, 2017

Boone, N.C. - The Appalachian State University History Department will host its second guest in a new speaker series on the Civil War. Dr. Michael Tho...

Dark Skies: Celestial Events Panel Discussion

Dark Skies: Celestial Events and Humanity Discussion with Dr. Anthony Aveni
Feb 28, 2017

On Tuesday, March 28, 2017, there will be a panel discussion on “Dark Skies: Celestial Events and Humanity” discussing the links between astronomy...

Fulbright Scholars

Five Appalachian students are semi-finalists for Fulbright Scholars program
Feb 28, 2017

The Office of International Education and Development (OIED) announces five out of eight Appalachian students who applied for Fulbright Awards were ch...

College and University Section Virtual Conference: Feb 24, 2017
Feb 23, 2017

The College and University Section of the North Carolina Library Association in partnership with Appalachian State University’s Center for Academic ...

Dr. Anthony Aveni

Night in Day: The Great American Eclipse of 2017 and Its Predecessors with Dr. Anthony F. Aveni, Professor of Astronomy, Anthropology, and Native American Studies
Feb 21, 2017

Boone, N.C. - On Monday, March 27, 2017 the College of Arts and Sciences will host Dr. Anthony Aveni, a Russell Colgate Distinguished University Profe...

Germans in Jamaica: Wars, Spies and Camps
Feb 21, 2017

Appalachian State University faculty member and documentary filmmaker Kevin Kennedy will present his film “Germans in Jamaica: War, Spies and Camps...

Alex Tanner and Madelyn Kittle scholarship winners

John Foster West and Marian Coe Scholarship Winners Announced
Feb 20, 2017

The 2016-17 winners of the John Foster West and Marian Coe creative writing scholarships were announced by Appalachian State’s English department on...

Poet Rose McLarney will appear March 2 in the Hughlene Bostian Frank Visiting Writers Series at Appalachian State University. Photo by Nicole McConville

Q&A with poet Rose McLarney, Visiting Writers Series guest March 2
Feb 20, 2017

On March 2, poet Rose McLarney will kick off the spring portion of the Hughlene Bostian Frank Visiting Writers Series at Appalachian State University....

Annual Lecture in British History

Between Two Worlds: the English Levant Company and the Ottoman Empire, 1581-1688
Feb 20, 2017

The 5th Annual Appalachian Lecture in British History will host Dr. Jason White of Appalachian State University. The lecture will begin at 7:00 p.m. i...