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UNC GA grant supports Appalachian energy research Jun 2, 2017

Over the past decade, Appalachian State University has amassed one of the largest and the most diverse portfolio of renewable energy facilities in the state of North Carolina.

Veteran Eric Gormly delivers moving address at Appalachian’s Memorial Day ceremony Jun 2, 2017

“For those who fight for it, freedom has a taste the protected will never know.” As Eric Gormly began the keynote address at the 2017 Memorial Day ceremony at Appalachian State University, he quoted these words, which he and his fellow U.S.

Students recognized at 'The 2017 Celebration of Leadership and Legacy' Jun 2, 2017

Nine students at Appalachian State University received awards for their service to the university during “2017 Celebration of Leadership and Legacy,” a banquet held April 21 on campus.

2016 Chancellor's Scholars

10 Students named as 2016 Chancellor's Scholarship recipients Oct 13, 2016

As Appalachian State University's oldest and most academically competitive merit-based scholarship, the Chancellor's Scholarship is designed for students with ambitious academic goals - those who seek graduate or professional post-baccalaureate degrees to become physicians, attorneys, Ph.D.

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Townsend presented with 2016 Staff Award Sep 22, 2016

During Appalachian State University’s opening meeting for faculty and staff for the fall semester on Friday, Aug.

Appalachian Ambassadors co-host CASE ASAP convention Aug 19, 2016

This summer, the Appalachian Student Ambassadors co-hosted the CASE ASAP Network Convention with Georgia State University.

Eric Gormly

Gormly named coordinator of student veteran services Jun 6, 2016

Eric Gormly has been named coordinator of student veteran services at Appalachian State University. This position was created as a result of a three-year grant awarded to Appalachian from the U.S.

2016 Wilson Scholars

Appalachian State University announces Wilson Scholars for 2016 May 27, 2016

Six students have been selected to receive Appalachian State University’s Wilson Scholarship, the university’s most prestigious merit-based scholarship, which provides a full-ride education at Appalachian.

Special education major Nicholas Flippen speaks to graduates of the Reich College of Education. Photo by University Communications.

Spring 2016 Commencement Ceremonies May 14, 2016

Appalachian State University’s six commencement ceremonies began Friday, May 13, with Chancellor Sheri N. Everts telling graduates, “Thank you for being part of our Appalachian community. Please know you will always be a part of this great university, as you are our most enduring...

Jones named director of student financial aid at Appalachian Mar 22, 2016

Anthony P. Jones of Seven Devils has been named director of student financial aid at Appalachian State University effective April 1. Jones will be responsible for the administration of all federal, state and institutional financial aid programs; interpretation, implementation and administration...

More than 1,700 students will receive an Appalachian diploma Dec. 12 Dec 2, 2015

Appalachian State University diplomas will be awarded this month to 1,321 undergraduates who will complete their degree requirements in December, and 407 graduate students who completed degree requirements in either August or December.

Alexis Pope appointed Appalachian’s director of admissions Jul 27, 2015

Alexis Pope will join Appalachian State University Aug. 3 as director of admissions. He replaces Lloyd Scott who will retire from the position at the end of July.

Four high school seniors receive full-ride Wilson Scholarship to attend Appalachian May 7, 2015

Four high school seniors have been selected to receive Appalachian State University’s Wilson Scholarship, the university’s most prestigious full-ride, merit-based scholarship.