• Preston Powell '01, Young Alumni Award
    June 18, 2014

    Preston Powell shares his journey from Appalachian to working in China and becoming a successful entrepreneur. Powell received Appalachian's 2014 Young Alumni award.

  • Marshall Croom '86, Outstanding Service
    June 18, 2014

    Chief Risk Office of Lowe's Companies, Inc. Marshall A. Croom was given the 2014 Outstanding Service Award.

  • App State's iBackApp thank you 5-1-14
    May 1, 2014

    On April 14-17, 2014 Appalachian State University students celebrated Student Philanthropy Week. They gathered together to give back to the university, and to tell donors what their gifts to Appalachian mean to students.

  • Welcome Home, Chancellor-elect Sheri Noren Everts
    March 20, 2014

    Dr. Sheri Noren Everts was elected chancellor of Appalachian State University by the Board of Governors of the 17-campus University of North Carolina during a special meeting of the board Wednesday, March 19. On March 20, the Appalachian Family welcomed her to our campus.

  • Maison Reciprocity: Design
    October 31, 2013

    Team Reciprocity speaks about how their row house design is market-ready, energy-independent, adaptable, affordable, and a community-centric residential housing solution.

  • AppState thanks George Beasley for new media complex
    September 7, 2013

    In fall 2013, new and returning broadcast students were among the first in Appalachian State University's new 18,000 square-foot George G. Beasley Media Complex, which houses broadcast studios, classrooms, labs and offices for faculty members. A generous gift from Appalachian alumnus George G. Beasley of Naples, Fla., along with state funds and other private donations, have made the media complex a reality.

  • Alumni Awards 2013: Maj. Gen. Edward M. Reeder Jr. '81
    July 23, 2013

    North Carolina native Maj. Gen. Edward M. Reeder Jr. '81 wanted to be just like his father—a hard worker with a moral compass "like none other," he said. His father was a command sergeant major in the Army.

  • Alumni Awards 2013: Dr. Harry L. Williams '86 '88 '95
    July 23, 2013

    Dr. Harry L. Williams '86 '88 '95 of Dover, Del., a first generation college student, attended Appalachian on a track scholarship. Instead of leaving after graduation, he stayed to take his first job in the university's Admissions office.

  • Alumni Awards 2013: Brandon '06 and Erica Adcock '07 '08
    July 23, 2013

    Brandon '06 and Erica Adcock '07 '08 of Charlotte met as students at an Appalachian Student Ambassadors' recruiting event on campus.

  • AppState Roundtable: Malawi
    July 7, 2013

    For decades, Appalachian State University has recognized the importance an international perspective has on undergraduate education. Appalachian's graduates are creative thinkers and problem-solvers -- thought leaders who are easily able to adapt to a changing world.

  • Find Your Art: Lowell Hayes
    May 29, 2013

    As Appalachian State University's Turchin Center for the Visual Arts celebrates its 10th anniversary, we also celebrate the value art adds to our lives. This video is one of a three-part series of conversations with contemporary artists produced in 2013. Here, artist Lowell Hayes talks about his art, his creative process and what inspires him to make art.

  • Appalachian Perspective: North Carolina Poet Laureate Joseph Bathanti
    April 4, 2013

    Through 2014 award-winning poet and novelist Joseph Bathanti will tour the state as North Carolina's leading ambassador of literature. The creative writing professor at Appalachian is North Carolina's newest Poet Laureate. It's a fitting role for this gentleman. For the past 35 years, Joseph Bathanti has helped people find their voice through writing, from prison inmates, to college students, to combat Veterans.