LendEDU said the Blue Ridge Mountains afforded Appalachian’s students “some of the best mountain sports in the country” and praised an environment conducive to studying such subjects as recreation and park management and outdoor experiential education.
By the time she arrived on campus, ready to begin her college journey, Appalachian freshman Guin Thi had exceeded the hopes and dreams of her family. Now she is realizing her own dream, learning more about a profession that has intrigued her since childhood: architectural design.
The Department of Theatre and Dance will present four shows between Feb. 22 and April 30. Productions include “Silence,” “The Mischief Makers,” “Flight from the Mahabarath,” and a performance by the Spring Appalachian Dance Ensemble.
This year’s Theatre in Our Schools: A Day of Theatre Workshops features 12 workshops, open to students in grades 9–12 and to private and public school teachers, with topics ranging from instruction in dialect to stage combat.
Under the direction of Mélisse Brunet, an assistant professor who directs Appalachian’s orchestral activities, faculty members and students from the Hayes School of Music will team up with guests to perform masterworks from the 20th century.
What separates ethnographic film from documentary film? This screening will ask us to consider how ethnographic cinema does more than "document" a topic or object, and rather, provokes what we might call "anthropological thinking." Presented by Dr. Jon H. Carter.
Serving students and alumni of all majors and skills, the event is host to many companies, non-profits, healthcare and government agencies that are ready to network with students and introduce them to valuable internship and job opportunities.
Rose McLarney has published two collections of poems, Its Day Being Gone—winner of the National Poetry Series—and The Always Broken Plates of Mountains. Currently, she is assistant professor of creative writing at Auburn University and co-editor in chief and poetry editor of The Southern Humanities Review.
Join internationally acclaimed saxophonist/composer Miguel Zenón as he celebrates the release of his new album, Típico. Joining Zenón are his long-time bandmates who are also featured on the recording: Luis Perdomo, Hans Glawischnig and Henry Cole.