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Appalachian well represented at recent American College of Sports Medicine conference
Feb 26, 2016

The Southeast Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine (SEACSM) held its annual conference in Greenville, SC on February 18 through 20. Regi...

Winners of the three-minute thesis competition

Graduate student in exercise science wins three-minute thesis competition
Feb 11, 2016

Could you explain your master's level thesis or research in just three minutes? That's what 16 students in Appalachian State University's Cratis D. Wi...

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Beaver College of Health Sciences at Appalachian to offer Master of Health Administration
Dec 14, 2015

BOONE – The University of North Carolina Board of Governors approved a new Master of Health Administration (MHA) degree at Appalachian State Univers...

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Phi Psi Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International recognized at convention
Nov 19, 2015

BOONE- The Appalachian Phi Psi Chapter of the Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) Honor Society of Nursing received a Chapter Key Award and Showcase ...

Recreation Management professor receives outstanding faculty member award

Recreation Management professor receives outstanding faculty member award
Nov 16, 2015

BOONE- Appalachian State University Associate Professor of Recreation Management Melissa Weddell received the 2015 Outstanding Professor Award from he...

Beaver College of Health Sciences holds first Interprofessional Education Case Study Event

Beaver College of Health Sciences holds first Interprofessional Education Case Study Event
Oct 30, 2015

BOONE- Over 230 undergraduate seniors, graduate students, and faculty and staff from the Beaver College of Health Sciences (BCHS) gathered in Holmes C...

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Recreation Management faculty helps secure grant funding for local park
Oct 8, 2015

Recreation Management senior lecturer Kristian Jackson and Boone Area Cyclists were awarded a $10,000 grant from the KEEN Effect Grant Program to supp...

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Beaver College of Health Sciences to host employee health fair
Oct 2, 2015

BOONE- The Beaver College of Health Sciences will hold the "Harvest Your Health" employee health fair on Friday, October 30 from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm in...

Congresswoman Virginia Foxx

Congresswoman Foxx addresses graduating nursing students at ceremony
Sep 15, 2015

U.S. Representative for North Carolina’s 5th congressional district Virginia Foxx addressed graduates and guests at Appalachian’s Department of Nu...

Professor of Physical Education Teacher Education Scott Townsend

Physical Education professor named teacher of the year by state association
Sep 15, 2015

Professor of Physical Education Teacher Education Scott Townsend was selected as the 2015 College/University Physical Education Teacher of the Year by...