A new Student Veteran Resource Center, slated to open later this year on the campus of Appalachian State University, will serve the needs of Appalachian students who are active duty military personnel and veterans.
Dr. Gregory G. Reck, a professor in the Department of Anthropology at Appalachian State University, has received the 2016 Award for Academic Freedom and Faculty Governance from the university’s chapter of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP).
Eric Burton, a senior geography major in Appalachian’s Honors College, could be the poster child for the university’s General Education program – a course of study that promotes critical and creative thinking; effective communication; making local-to-global connections and understanding responsibilities of community membership.
Appalachian State University will host a public viewing and discussion of the U.S. Presidential debate including remarks by Dr. Kevin Mullinix (Department of Government and Justice Studies) and Newly Paul (Department of Communication). Dr. William Hicks (Department of Government and Justice Studies) will facilitate a short Q&A session.
“The Quispe Girls” is a Chilean film based on the true story of three sister shepherds, who lived a solitary life until a new law challenged them to question their existence and the meaning of their lives.
Bruce Weigl: "Writing about personal trauma is a difficult thing to do, but almost thirty years of experience working with veterans of several wars has taught me that it is also a powerful tool that can be restorative and even life-saving."
Filled with lyrical language, music and mysticism, this coming-of-age story will fascinate theatregoers of all ages: an entry into a world filled with drama and adventure as a family reveals its secrets and a daughter is set free to find where she belongs.
The purpose of WIELS is to bring women together to share, learn, and grow in leadership. This year's theme is Advancing the Leader Within: Building Capacity. Keynote speakers will be Dr. Sheri N. Everts, Dr. June Atkinson and Dr. Stephanie Williams. Register now