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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 deep into the jungles of Madagascar.

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.

Eric Frauman with students

Dr. Eric Frauman recognized as Appalachian's Faculty Member of Distinction
Sep 15, 2017

Dr. Eric Frauman is an associate professor in the Department of Recreation Management and Physical Education within the Beaver College of Health Sciences at Appalachian State University.

SoundAffect: Chef, author and food justice advocate Bryant Terry talks (vegan) turkey
Nov 28, 2016

Chef and activist Bryant Terry gets pragmatic about healthy eating and why access to healthy, affordable food is a social justice issue we all...

Speech-Language Pathology Graduate Student Wins 3MT Competition
Nov 18, 2016

Madelyn Sharp, Speech-Language Pathology graduate student in the Beaver College of Health Sciences wins Appalachian State University's annual 3MT...

Faculty and Staff Awards 2016
Nov 7, 2016

Each year the Beaver College of Health Sciences (BCHS) recognizes members of the faculty and staff that represent excellence in teaching,...

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

On October 1, 2012, the 514th Military Police Company of Winterville, North Carolina, was attacked by a suicide bomber.

Dr, Fred Whitt

Dr. Fred Whitt's New Endeavor
Oct 24, 2016

It is with heavy hearts that we announce Founding Dean Fred Whitt’s decision to leave Appalachian State University this spring to become the

BCHS Welcomes New Colleagues
Oct 20, 2016

The Beaver College of Health Sciences is pleased to announce five new members of their administrative team.  

Photo Dr Nicola Hawley

Health and Exercise Science welcomes Dr. Nicola Hawley
Oct 19, 2016

Please join the Department of Health and Exercise Science in welcoming Dr. Nicola Hawley on Thursday, October 20 at 5 p.m.