News

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 College of Sports Medicine (SEACSM).

Public Health accreditation
Feb 14, 2018

Congratulations to the Public Health Program for receiving accreditation status.

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 the opportunity to study abroad.

Dr. Alisha Ferris

Drs. Zach and Alisha Farris address conservation and health crises in Madagascar
Sep 21, 2017

Finding his passion set Farris, a visiting assistant professor in the Department of Health and Exercise Science, on a journey that would take him...

Susan Dentzer

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina Transforming Health Series presents Susan Dentzer
Sep 19, 2017

This year’s speaker is Susan Dentzer, a frequent guest and commentator on the NewsHour and National Public Radio.

Giving back
Aug 9, 2017

Mary Sheryl Horine

Mary Sheryl Horine makes her 'playground' a healthier, happier place to play
Aug 4, 2017

Mary Sheryl Horine grew up at Appalachian State University - literally.