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Food pyramid

Finding your niche
Oct 7, 2019

 By Audrey GurkinBoone, NC — Carleigh Brough, nutrition and foods major with a concentration in dietetics, graduated this May on a Friday and m...

The pursuit of social justice
Oct 3, 2019

By Audrey GurkinBoone, NC — Liam Waller is a senior social work major from Wilkesboro, North Carolina. He’s also a veteran, serving six years in t...

Letissia Akue ka

Meet Letissia Akue ka
Sep 19, 2019

By Audrey GurkinBoone, NC — Letissia Akue ka, a senior exercise science major, is one of two recipients of the Beaver College of Health Sciences (BC...

Beaver Scholars Inaugural Class

App State names 20 inaugural Beaver Scholars committed to improving regional health care
Sep 12, 2019

By Audrey GurkinBOONE, N.C. — This fall, 20 students in Appalachian State University’s Beaver College of Health Sciences (BCHS) started classes as...

Gabby Gil and Sarah Donovan

Collaboration at the border
Sep 10, 2019

By Audrey GurkinBoone, N.C. — This May, Dr. Brent James, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures; Sarah Donovan, Le...

EArtH Summer Camp participants

EArtH Summer Camp
Aug 28, 2019

Armed with cooking aprons, yoga mats and fitness tracking watches, a group of rambunctious kids took Leon Levine Hall by storm this summer. The Exerci...

Bear bread

Collaboration has a tremendous impact with the right partners and support
Aug 20, 2019

By Audrey GurkinBoone, N.C. — The Summer Literacy Program was administered by the Boone United Methodist Church and supported by a grant from the Du...

GOTR 5k spring 2019

Research study demonstrates that Girls on the Run transforms young girls' lives
Aug 15, 2019

By Mary Sheryl HorineBoone, N.C. – As students prepare to head back to school, many parents are looking for after-school activities that provide a s...

Young scientists in anatomy lab at Leon Levine Hall

Young scientists in App State’s Lucy Brock School make learning visible
Aug 4, 2019

By Rebekah SaylorsBOONE, N.C. — It began with a curiosity of wanting to know more about the human body and culminated with a poster presentation. No...

Madagascar Research Project 2019
Jul 26, 2019

Drs. Zachary and Alisha Farris took 16 Appalachian students to Madagascar this summer to carry out a research program where they studied a wide range ...