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James Pierce

Alumnus James Pierce is featured in the National Park Service Centennial Newsletter
Nov 4, 2016

Alumnus James Pierce discusses his transition from a soldier wounded in action, to a graduate from Appalachian State University, to his dream job as a Park Ranger.

8 tips for a happy healthy heart during the holidays, from an Appalachian expert
Dec 5, 2018

By Dr. Rebecca Kappus
Department of Health and Exercise Science, Appalachian State University

Bliss Hemric

Bliss Hemric elected President of the North Carolina Speech Hearing & Language Association
Mar 19, 2018

Bliss Hemric, M.A., CCC-SLP, a Clinical Educator in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, was recently elected as President of...

Jean Bernard

'A nurturing investment' in student success
Mar 12, 2018

Jean Bernard, Ph.D., M.S.N., R.N.

Appalachian's SBIRT student training program receives additional funding from SAMHSA
Feb 26, 2018

An interdisciplinary team of faculty and staff at Appalachian State University has received $65,552 in continued funding from the...

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...