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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.

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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.

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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.

Chancellor’s List and Dean’s List announced for Spring 2016
May 23, 2016

The Beaver College of Health Sciences announces that 591 BCHS undergraduate students have been named to the Dean's List and 275 BCHS undergra

UNC President Margaret Spellings with Appalachian State University Chancellor Sheri Everts.

UNC President Attends Site Dedication for Future Home of Health Sciences College
Apr 14, 2016

Article and photos via High Country Press, Jesse Wood

Connect NC bond passes, securing funding for new health sciences building
Apr 13, 2016

BOONE- Voters across North Carolina went to polls on Tuesday and showed great support for the Connect NC bond referendum.

Appalachian and CCC&TI sign articulation agreement for Communication Sciences and Disorders/Speech Language Pathology
Apr 13, 2016

BOONE—An articulation agreement between Appalachian State University and Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute (CCC&TI) was

Miss North Carolina practices taping with junior Athletic Training major Maurice McAlister.

National Athletic Training Month brings awareness about athletic trainers and student-athlete safety
Mar 21, 2016

BOONE- March is National Athletic Training Month, an annual event held for the past fifteen years to spread awareness about what athletic...

Autism camp offered April 17-19, registration ends April 1
Mar 14, 2016

BOONE – Camp Crinkleroot, a free day camp to be held April 15-17, is recruiting campers ages 8 – 14 with Autism Spectrum Disorders.&nb

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College receives funding to train students to screen for substance abuse disorders
Mar 8, 2016

The Beaver College of Health Sciences recently received over $300,000 in funding from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services...

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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...

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?

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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