Appalachian Magazine



SoundAffect: Poet Engineer Richard Blanco on documenting a bridge generation and achieving artistic success without teenage angst or selling out

Gay, Cuban-American, immigrant, poet, engineer, documentarian, historical figure, mentor, role model- Richard Blanco bears many labels yet keeps it real.

Dave by the Bell: Why Choose App State?

Climb the mountain — come to college at App State! Students on Sanford Mall share why they chose Appalachian and why you should too.

What class would you retake if you had the chance? Find out what App State students said on a brand new Dave by the Bell.

Dave by the Bell: What's Your Happy Song?

University Communications' favorite interruption, Dave Blanks and UComm intern Alyssa Rodriguez, interview unsuspecting Appalachian students to discover their go-to "happy song."