Nicole Long and Ellis Frederick, both seniors in the Department of Applied Design at Appalachian State University, were recognized as “Rising Stars” by the Carolinas chapter of the International Furnishings and Design Association (IFDA).
The strength of Appalachian’s study-abroad programs and student interest in global living and learning has placed the university near the top of rankings released Nov. 14 by the Institute of International Education (IIE).
Each of the artists with work in “CALICO” is pursuing a B.F.A. in studio art. They are showcasing various studio techniques, including photography, installation, sculpture, metals, organic ceramics, painting, book arts and tattooed leather garments.
The Spring Appalachian Dance Ensemble (SADE) will feature original pieces of modern dance, contemporary ballet, hip-hop, dance/theatre and tap within the program of eight dances. Faculty members will contribute dances for the concert, while dance students will be selected to create original choreography.