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Neva Specht

Black Mountain College Semester — exemplifying the value of a liberal arts education
Feb 27, 2018

“The collaboration and partnerships in creating this semester-long tribute ...exemplify the curiosity inherent in a liberal arts education.” - Dr....

BMCS

Black Mountain College Semester 2018 at Appalachian — March events
Feb 27, 2018

At Black Mountain College, they taught students in an interdisciplinary way to solve problems, to explore and learn....

Professor Wolf Gruner, the Shapell-Guerin Chair in Jewish Studies at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles and Founding Director of the USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research

Defiance and Protest: Forgotten Individual Jewish Reactions to the Persecution in Nazi Germany
Feb 26, 2018

Professor Wolf Gruner, the Shapell-Guerin Chair in Jewish Studies at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles and Founding Director of the U...

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Black Mountain College: Stepping Stone for a Liberal Arts Education
Feb 22, 2018

Black Mountain College was structured differently than most educational institutions at the time. In 1933 it was founded out of a desire for a more pr...

Cody Rusher

Cody Rusher, Presented at the 4th Minding Animals International Conference in Mexico City
Feb 22, 2018

Cody Rusher, a second-year graduate student in the Industrial-Organizational Psychology and Human Resource Management (IOHRM) program, presented at th...

INTAPP

Where Do INTAPP Students Come From?
Feb 20, 2018

With students coming from different backgrounds and cultures comes an increase in diversity. INTAPP helps students at App State learn about other cult...

Warm Up With The Humanities: A Celebration of Research by New Faculty

Warm Up With The Humanities: A Celebration of Research by New Faculty
Feb 19, 2018

Friday, February 23, 2018 from 1 - 4 p.m. in I.G. Greer, Room 224 at Appalachian State University...

 Alumni Awards

2018 University Alumni Awards: Nominations Open
Feb 19, 2018

Honoring the Best of Appalachian: Each year the Appalachian Alumni Association recognizes outstanding alumni and friends for their service to the univ...

Kate Watson '15 graduate in Global Studies living an Olympic-sized dream after moving to South Korea one year ago in order to teach English.

Johnston County teacher lives Olympic-sized dream in South Korea
Feb 16, 2018

Kate '15, B.A. Global Studies major with minors in French and Political Science, and a Global Connections certificate from Garner, N.C. is living...

Appalachian tracks where its graduates go, notes high success rate

First Destination Success
Feb 15, 2018

Whether graduates seek immediate employment or an advanced degree, their experience at Appalachian State University gets them where they want to go at...