News

Bliss Hemric

Bliss Hemric elected President of the North Carolina Speech Hearing & Language Association
Mar 19, 2018

Bliss Hemric, M.A., CCC-SLP, a Clinical Educator in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, was recently elected as President of the N...

Jean Bernard

'A nurturing investment' in student success
Mar 12, 2018

Jean Bernard, Ph.D., M.S.N., R.N. worked in a variety of clinical settings as a nurse before becoming a college professor, serving patients of open he...

Chancellor's Appalachian Innovation Scholars Program announces 2018 winners
Feb 28, 2018

Appalachian’s 2018 Innovation Scholars: back row, left to right: Nicholas Shaw, Tammy Kowalczyk and Beth Davison; front row, left to right: Richard ...

Appalachian's SBIRT student training program receives additional funding from SAMHSA
Feb 26, 2018

An interdisciplinary team of faculty and staff at Appalachian State University has received $65,552 in continued funding from the Substance Abuse and ...

Rebecca Battista

Dr. Rebecca Battista named President of the Southeast Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine
Feb 19, 2018

Dr. Rebecca Battista, Associate Professor in the Department of Health and Exercise Science, was named President-Elect of the Southeastern American Col...

Public Health accreditation
Feb 14, 2018

Congratulations to the Public Health Program for receiving accreditation status. The Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) accredited the Publ...

Ashley Venable

Travel abroad brings more than new experiences
Feb 13, 2018

According to Ashley Venable, a Recreation Management major, one of her most transformational experiences at Appalachian State University was having th...

Holmes Center

BCHS student-athletes recognized for academic performance
Feb 12, 2018

We are excited to be celebrating another year of high academic achievement among our student-athletes. In fact, we are recognizing 297 student-athelet...

Omar Carter

Healthy Heart Collaborative
Feb 6, 2018

The Beaver College of Health Sciences is proud to partner with the Omar Carter Foundation to sponsor the Healthy Heart Collaborative. The Healthy Hear...

Deepening and growing partnerships for the future
Jan 25, 2018

John Roos ‘84 is Senior Vice President, Chief Sales, Marketing and Communications Officer for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina. Roos has...