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Innovation Scholars

2020 winners announced for Chancellor’s Innovation Scholars Program at App State
May 19, 2020

BOONE, N.C. — Five winning entries by Appalachian State University faculty and staff have been announced for the 2020 Chancellor’s Innovation...

Leon Levine Hall

Leon Levine Hall of Health Sciences achieves Silver LEED certification
May 13, 2020

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University’s Leon Levine Hall of Health Sciences, which opened in 2018, has achieved Silver LEED (Leadership ...

Ashlyn Lowder

Leading by example
May 1, 2020

By Audrey GurkinBoone, NC - Ashlyn Lowder, a senior exercise science major, from Charlotte, North Carolina plans to become a Physician Assistant (PA)....

Kip McMilan

‘I go where I’m needed’ — App State nursing grad assists in NYC during pandemic
Apr 30, 2020

By Audrey GurkinBOONE, N.C. — Sarah “Kip” McMillan, a 2017 graduate of the Bachelor of Science in nursing degree program at Appalachia...

Kailee Lamb in Malta

Studying Abroad During COVID-19
Apr 21, 2020

By Dr. Denise Levy, Associate Dean for Academic AffairsImagine being far away from family, friends and home when a pandemic occurs around the world. T...

Congratulations on your promotion

Congratulations to our colleagues
Apr 8, 2020

 Congratulations to the following BCHS faculty!Promoted to Full Professor!Melissa Gutschall, NutritionErik Rabinowitz, Recreation ManagementBen S...

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Student Awards 2019-2020
Mar 25, 2020

Each year the Beaver College of Health Sciences commemorates our students’ achievements during our spring student awards ceremony. These students we...

Jalyn Howard

Alumnus applies a different philosophy to health care management
Mar 23, 2020

BOONE, N.C. — Jalyn Howard ’17, of Chapel Hill, is in the business of providing free health care to uninsured or underinsured patients with chroni...

Sarah Donovan

Sarah Donovan has been awarded the University College Excellence in Community Engagement Award
Mar 9, 2020

Sarah Donovan, lecturer in social work, has been awarded the University College Excellence in Community Engagement Award! Brian MacHarg, Director of A...

Appalachian alumna Amelia Bruce ’19, standing, prepares a study participant in order to measure the effect of brain stimulation on treating ankle injuries. Photo submitted

Research by App State alumna shows ankle injuries can be treated by targeting the brain
Mar 2, 2020

By Jan ToddBOONE, N.C. — Research conducted by Amelia Bruce ’19 while a graduate student at Appalachian State University suggests ankle injuries c...