Appalachian Perspective: Charlie Cobb and the Success of Student-athletes

Hosted by Appalachian State University's Chancellor Kenneth E. Peacock, Appalachian Perspective cable television program has featured prominent and interesting North Carolinians, the university's leading academic and public service programs, and other topics of statewide interest. Episodes air across the state on cable operators' community access channels. The 30-minute program is a production of the university's Office of University Communications.

Athletics Director Charlie Cobb talks about the success of Appalachian's 470 student-athletes, both on the field and in the classroom. The university offers 20 intercollegiate sports for men and women. While a few student-athletes pursue their chosen sport professionally, the majority come to Appalachian seeking a quality education for life and career success.