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Appalachian awards 11 students Plemmons Scholarships for 2017-2018 Aug 25, 2017

Eleven first-year students at Appalachian State University have been awarded Plemmons Leadership Scholarships. Plemmons Scholars have shown outstanding leadership in either their high schools or communities.

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.

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.

Race named university registrar at Appalachian Jan 9, 2015

Debbie Race of Asheville has been named university registrar at Appalachian State University. Race comes to the university from UNC Asheville where she had served as university registrar for seven years.

Appalachian receives two GEAR UP grants totaling nearly $30 million Oct 1, 2014

Appalachian State University has received two GEAR UP grants totaling nearly $30 million from the U.S. Department of Education to increase the number of low-income students who are prepared to enter and succeed in postsecondary education.