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Sociology Professors use Facebook to Understand the Opioid Epidemic
Jan 31, 2019

Drs. David Russell (Appalachian State University), Naomi J. Spence (Lehman College, CUNY), and Kelly M. Thames (Appalachian State University) recently...

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The Fetishists - Faculty Author Spotlight
Jan 30, 2019

Dr. Bill Hutchins - Department of Philosophy and ReligionFriday, Feb. 8, 20193 p.m.Reich College of Education, Room 127 In Hutchin’s epic novel...

Lane Bailey ’87 ’89 stands just outside Kilosa Township, which is located in the Kilosa District in the Morogoro Region of Tanzania. Bailey, who is city manager of Salisbury, traveled to Tanzania as part of the International City/County Management Association’s ENGINE Program. Photo submitted

Locally and globally, Lane Bailey ’87 ’89 works to improve communities
Jan 30, 2019

Salisbury City Manager Lane Bailey ’87 ’89 says he gets up each day to go to work to make his community a better place — whether that’s in Nor...

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Biology Seminar Series hosts Dr. Scott Weir from Queens University
Jan 29, 2019

Biology Department Seminar SeriesComparative toxicity of pesticides to tropical and temperate anurans, implications for ecological risk assessmentWedn...

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An Introduction to Electrical Impedance Tomography
Jan 28, 2019

Kasey Bray and Julianne Vega, Appalachian Initiative for Mathematics, Department of Mathematics at the University of Kentucky Friday, Feb. 1, 20193 - ...

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Appalachian Alumni Association seeking nominations for Alumni Awards and Alumni Council membership
Jan 28, 2019

ALUMNI ASSOCIATION AWARDSEach year, the Appalachian Alumni Association recognizes exemplary alumni for service to the university as well as notable pr...

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Watauga County Schools funds continued support of Appalachian ASC Center
Jan 25, 2019

A $30,000 grant awarded to Appalachian State University by Watauga County Schools has ensured students in the school district’s Watauga High School ...

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IOHRM Alumnus rings the NASDAQ bell to open the NY Stock Exchange
Jan 24, 2019

On Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, Industrial-Organizational Psychology and Human Resource Management (IOHRM) Alumni, Dr. Rich Cober, had the honor of ring...

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AFTER EQUALITY: Where Should the LGBTQ Movement Go From Here?
Jan 24, 2019

GWS presents a Faculty Panel titled "AFTER EQUALITY: Where Should the LGBTQ Movement Go From Here?"RESCHEDULED for Tuesday, March 12, 20195 - 6:30 p.m...


Sociology faculty member examines the rhetorical and racist fight against Affirmative Action in College admissions policies
Jan 23, 2019

Drs. J. Scott Carter, Cameron D. Lippard, and Andrew F. Baird recently published their research in Social Problems, a top research journals ...