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Bryan Belcher

Appalachian’s Beaver College of Health Sciences announces new director
Feb 20, 2019

By Audrey GurkinBOONE, N.C. — Collaboration and clinical service for rural Western North Carolina are hallmarks of the newly opened Beaver...

Healthy Heart Collaboration

The right place at the right time
Feb 11, 2019

Phylissa Greeley (left) pictured with the Beaver College of Health Sciences Dean Mare Huff. Photo by Audrey Gurkin By Audrey GurkinBOONE, N.C. ...

Appalachian student and Gilman Award recipient conducts independent study in Madagascar
Feb 6, 2019

During fall 2018, senior sustainable development major Patrick Ross embarked on the journey of a lifetime to the remote forest of Anjanahari...

Scholarship thank you

Appalachian's Beaver Scholars program aims to improve health care in region and beyond
Feb 4, 2019

By Audrey Gurkin BOONE, N.C. — Beginning fall 2019, 20 students in Appalachian State University’s Beaver College of Health Sciences (BCHS) wi...

Residential Learning Course Students and Advisors

BCHS Offers First Residential Learning Course
Jan 15, 2019

Residential Learning Communities (RLCs) at Appalachian State University provide students with a unique housing opportunity where they can live and lea...

Mollie Mellishrencken

New initiative, staff position aim to reduce jail recidivism
Jan 15, 2019

BOONE — A new initiative to reduce recidivism at the Watauga County jail is already receiving positive feedback, with one inmate calling it an “in...

Dr. Charlotte Baker and Dr. Margaret Barth

Alumna Dr. Charlotte Baker believes and lives Appalachian's values
Jan 14, 2019

Dr. Charlotte Baker (left) pictured with Dr. Margaret Barth at the American Public Health Association Conference, Nov. 2018. Photo submitted. Dr....

Dr. Jordan Hazelwood

Dr. Jordan Hazelwood prepares students in team collaboration for patient care
Jan 7, 2019

By Audrey Gurkin and Linda Coutant BOONE, N.C. — To make a proper diagnosis, speech-language pathologist Dr. Jordan Hazelwood ma...

Communication Sciences and Disorders students wrapping presents

Communication Sciences and Disorders students show generous holiday spirit
Jan 4, 2019

In the spirit of giving, Communication Sciences and Disorders graduate students, Margaret Carpenter and Elizabeth Nolen, coordinated the Second A...

Honoring, praising and congratulating Appalachian's graduates at Fall 2018 Commencement
Dec 17, 2018

Pictured left to right: Provost Darrell Kruger, Eunice McSwain and Beaver College of Health Sciences Dean Marie Huff. Photo submitted.Boone, N.C. — ...