Thinking about joining the Appalachian State University student body? On AppX, our students share what life at App is really like. You’ll get the best advice on everything from where to live and what to eat to how to be prepared for the unpredictable Boone weather. Listen, learn and laugh along.


  • An Australian in the High Country sings songs at Mabel School, teaches kids to play cricket and learns what Southerners mean when they say "buggy."

    June 14, 2018
  • No idea what to major in? No idea where to start? Liz Pope sits down with Geralyn Mitchell from the Career Development Center to give you some solid first steps.

    December 4, 2017
  • How to: successfully navigate the Appalcart, get a free ride (kind of) to Waffle House, and avoid parking tickets on the latest AppX!

    November 13, 2017
  • Discover the best swimming holes, mountain bike trails and skiing in the High Country! It's App's Top Ten Outdoor Activities on a brand new AppX.

    June 5, 2017
  • Ever wonder what it’s like to be an International student at App? Or what it’s really like venture to another country for a whole semester? Find out in the latest AppX!

    April 26, 2017
  • The Honors College: What it is, what it is not and why it's amazing.

    March 3, 2017
  • An Electronic Media/Broadcasting grad moves to New York in search of success and discovers App State waiting for her there.

    March 25, 2016
  • RA...friend or foe? App State Junior Cole Maita gets to the bottom of and discovers what elevator sandwiches are in the latest AppX podcast.

    March 3, 2016
  • What every App Student must do before graduation.

    December 9, 2015
  • All is made clear as AppX's brand new host Patrick welcomes student body president Carson Rich to the podcast studio for a discussion that makes sense out of the alphabet soup that is college.

    September 17, 2015
  • Laurie Pope says good-bye to AppX but, before leaving, she welcomes new host Patrick Sullivan.

    July 30, 2015
  • Considering moving off campus? It can be trickier than you think. In this edition of AppX, Laurie speaks with Director of the Student Legal Clinic and Off-Campus Community Relations Karla Rusch who can guide you through the process and give you the tools you need you help you along the way.

    May 6, 2015
  • "Hey guys, welcome back to AppX. I am here with my friend Janea. We’re going to be talking to you about weather, the seasons, how to be prepared and what to expect."

    April 17, 2014
  • "Today I am here with my good friend Glory, and we want to talk about food and some other food-escapades we’ve been on and kind of let you know what’s good here at Appalachian."

    February 27, 2014
  • "Hey guys its Laurie. This is AppX. I’m here with my friend Gregg today. We are going to talk to you guys about dorms, dorm life, and everything that goes on in them."

    February 27, 2014