Photo shows New Board of Directors for NASPEM which includes president elect Becki Battista

BCHS Professor Selected To Head International Pediatric Exercise Foundation
Sep 26, 2022

By Amanda Mlekush Beaver College of Health Sciences Professor Dr. Becki Battista has been elected the president-elect of the North American Socie...

Photo of BCHS faculty (from left) Jennifer Howard, Adam Hege and Kym Kasczewski

Three Faculty Selected To Chancellor’s Academy Share Insights On Leadership
Sep 9, 2022

Three members of the Beaver College of Health Sciences faculty have been invited to participate in the Chancellor's Academic Development Leadership Ac...

Will Adams, PhD, ATC, FACSM

Expert in Heat-Related Illnesses To Speak at App State Sept. 20
Sep 9, 2022

By Amanda Mlekush Dr. William M. Adams, an expert in hydration and heat-illness, with extensive research and clinical experience, will offer insi...

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Beaver College of Health Sciences Announces College Award Recipients
Aug 31, 2022

The Beaver College of Health Sciences recently held its opening meeting at Levine Hall, and announced recipients of its 2022 faculty and staff awards....

App State’s Lauren Sims, a speech-language pathology graduate student from Monroe, center in foreground, provides young students with directions for an activity in App State’s summer 2022 language and reading literacy program. The program, held as part of a summer literacy program offered at the Boone United Methodist Church, pairs healthy snack preparation and sampling with a speech-language pathology curriculum to help children improve their language and literacy skills. Photo by Chase Reynolds

Local youth snack their way to improved language, literacy skills through App State summer program
Aug 24, 2022

“Who doesn’t love snacks?” asks Karalee Cole, a speech-language pathologist and clinical educator in the Charles E. and Geneva S. Scott Sco...

Dr. Joy James is working as a park ranger

Dr. Joy James Seeks Adventure Over The Rainbow
Jul 26, 2022

This fall, Recreation Management professor Dr. Joy James won’t be returning to a classroom at App State for the first time in 14 years. Instead, Jam...

Sarah Donovan, senior lecturer in the Department of Social Work

5 faculty teams awarded 2022 Chancellor’s Innovation grants for projects at App State
Jul 26, 2022

 The 2022 Chancellor’s Innovation Scholars have been announced, with five teams of Appalachian State University faculty receiving up to $10,000...

BCHS Announces 2022 Awards

Send In Your Nominations! BCHS Announces Awards Honoring Alumni, Supporters
Jul 25, 2022

By Amanda MlekushThe Beaver College of Health Sciences has created three awards, which will be selected annually, to recognize outstanding contributio...

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New Society Honors Individuals’ Contributions to Beaver College of Health Sciences
Jul 18, 2022

By Amanda MlekushThe Beaver College of Health Sciences is forming the Trillium Society to recognize and celebrate achievements and contributions from ...

Group of students listen to a manikin's chest as part of a summer healthcare program at App State

Camp Med Provides Local Students Insights And Experiences Into Health Careers
Jun 14, 2022

By Amanda MlekushCalming an infant in distress, discovering healthcare career options, treating a ‘patient’ who overdosed and learning about swall...