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Cold Mountain Review (CMR), the longest-running continuous publication at Appalachian State University and one of the longest-running college journals in the country, is celebrating 50 years in 2022.

Cold Mountain Review celebrates 50 years
Sep 26, 2022

BOONE, N.C. — Cold Mountain Review (CMR), the longest-running continuous publication at Appalachian State University and one of the longest-running ...

Four acclaimed authors will visit the Appalachian State University campus this fall, taking part in the “biggest, most diverse, and, by far, most ambitious Hughlene Bostian Frank Visiting Writers Series yet,” said series co-Director Mark Powell — an author and associate professor of creative writing and the director of App State’s creative writing program.

4 acclaimed authors to visit App State’s campus, share their work this fall
Sep 21, 2022

BOONE, N.C. — Four acclaimed authors will visit the Appalachian State University campus this fall, taking part in the “biggest, most diverse, and,...

Annabelle “Annie” Manges ’22, a spring graduate of App State who holds a B.A. in global studies, was a App State’s 2021–22 W.H. Plemmons Leadership Medallion student recipient.

3 honorees awarded App State’s 2021–22 Plemmons Leadership Medallions
Sep 19, 2022

BOONE, N.C. — Three individuals have been awarded 2021–22 W.H. Plemmons Leadership Medallions in recognition of their leadership and eff...

A group of 12 App State students participated in a study abroad program in Peru in July 2022, where they learned about climate change, glaciers, water resources and the local culture. They are pictured at Machu Picchu in Peru.

App State Mountaineers experience real-world climate science in Peru
Sep 16, 2022

BOONE, N.C. — A dozen Appalachian State University students investigated the impacts of climate change in the Andes during a study abroad program th...

Join us Wednesday, October 12, 2022, from 4:30 - 6 p.m. on Sanford Mall for the Sixth Annual Community FEaST!

The Sixth Annual Community FEaST
Sep 15, 2022

Join us Wednesday, October 12, 2022, from 4:30 - 6 p.m. on Sanford Mall for the Sixth Annual Community FEaST!...

Dr. Johnny Waters, captured by Felix Kunze (2018)

Dr. Johnny Waters named Paleontological Society Fellow
Sep 14, 2022

BOONE, N.C. — Becoming a Fellow of the Paleontological Society is an honor reserved for those who have made far-reaching contributions to paleontolo...

Appalachian State University’s The Schaefer Center Presents and Appalachian Journal present the Fall 2022 Hughlene Bostian Frank Visiting Writers Series.

The Fall 2022 Hughlene Bostian Frank Visiting Writers Series
Sep 13, 2022

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University’s The Schaefer Center Presents and Appalachian Journal present the Fall 2022 Hughlene Bostian Frank Vis...

Meet the New Faculty Members in App State's College of Arts and Sciences

Meet the new faculty members in App State's College of Arts and Sciences
Aug 31, 2022

Ashley AdamsAssistant ProfessorDepartment of BiologyProgram Area or Teaching FocusTerrestrial Community EcologyResearch InterestsCommunity Ecology; So...

The Appalachian State College of Arts and Sciences invites you to the 2022 Mountain Studies Lecture, entitled

2022 Mountain Studies Lecture: "Sacred Mountains of the World"
Aug 29, 2022

2022 Mountain Studies Lecture: "Sacred Mountains of the World"Thursday, September 29, 2022, 6:30-9:00 p.m.Parkway Ballroom (Room 420), Plemmons Studen...

The College of Arts and Sciences Student and Faculty Excellence (SAFE) Fund is accepting applications with a deadline of Monday, October 3, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.

Fall 2022 SAFE Fund Application Information
Aug 24, 2022

The College of Arts and Sciences Student and Faculty Excellence (SAFE) Fund is accepting applications with a deadline of Monday, October 3, 2022 at 5:...