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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...

Students performing research tests in Madagascar

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 ...

Students cleaning Buckeye Knob

App State students ace final exam tr
Jul 23, 2019

BOONE, N.C. — At the end of spring semester 2019, students in Appalachian State University’s Department of Recreation Management and Physical...

Mother's Lounge LLHS

App State opens new Lactation Lounge in Plemmons Student Union
Jul 22, 2019

Appalachian also provides a Mother’s Lounge on the fourth floor of its Leon Levine Hall of Health Sciences, which features a changing table, refrige...

Robyn Seamon

App State alumna helps the medical community understand Appalachian culture
Jul 9, 2019

By Jan ToddBOONE, N.C. — When Robyn Seamon ’11 ’18 enrolled at Appalachian State University to pursue a B.S. in nursing (RN–BSN) deg...

Leslee Peeler with her daughter at Kindergarten orientation. Photo submitted.

The best laid plans
Jun 13, 2019

Leslee Peeler with her daughter at Kindergarten orientation. Photo submitted.By Audrey GurkinBoone, NC — Leslee Peeler, a two-time graduate from App...