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Annette Ward

Annette Ward receives Diana R. Garland Award for Social Work Practitioner Excellence
Nov 21, 2017

The Diana R. Garland award for Social Work Practitioner Excellence has been established to honor Diana R.

Haley Love

The American Health Council Welcomes Haley Love RN, OCN to Nursing Board
Nov 16, 2017

Earning her Associate Degree in Nursing from the same school her mother and grandmother attended, Haley Love graduated from Cabarrus College of Health Sciences in Concord, North Carolina in 2014...

First Appalachian cohort of Wake Forest physician assistant students graduate
Jun 1, 2016

BOONE- The inaugural class of the Boone cohort of Wake Forest School of Medicine physician assistant (PA) students graduated with Master of...

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?