4 hrs ago
Jefferson Post Online Edition
Edwards appointed interim chief of staff at ASU11:31 pm
Dr. Randy Edwards has been appointed chief of staff in the Office of the Chancellor at Appalachian State University.
18 hrs ago
Door opens for more community college students to transfer to UNC
In another agreement between a community college and a university in the UNC System, students graduating from Durham Technical Community College's Honors Program will soon be able to enroll at the UNC-Greensboro and work toward earning full university honors from UNCG's Lloyd International Honors College.
21 hrs ago
Lenoir student among Google's first official interns
By the time Keith Miller graduated from West Caldwell High School and left Lenoir to begin studying computer science at Appalachian State University, Google's data center had already been operating for a few years, but he didn't think he'd ever have a shot at working there.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
UNC system explores large-scale...
University of North Carolina system leaders attending this week's Appalachian Energy Summit said they are exploring options for a large-scale renewable energy project.
Theater review: "Promises" at SART
The old adage "don't make promises you can't keep" resonates throughout the profession premiere of Promises .
The National Radio Talent System Adds 70 Students To The Radio 'Farm System'
With the close of the KBA WKU RADIO TALENT INSTITUTE YESTERDAY at WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY in BOWLING GREEN, seventy aspiring broadcasters have completed this year's four institutes of THE NATIONAL RADIO TALENT SYSTEM this SUMMER.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
The Mountain Times
ASU receives grant to continue Pakistani exchange program
Appalachian State University has received a third grant totaling $397,713 from the Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Islamabad, Pakistan, to continue an exchange project between public schools in Watauga County and Taxila, Pakistan.
The Mountain Times
ASU Energy Center to help improve life for Brazil's catadores
An Appalachian Energy Center project in collaboration with state and federal government in Brazil will be used to process plastic and glass gleaned from the waste stream by 'catadores,' those who make their living picking through waste.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Voting laws restrict young North Carolinians
After a slew of voting restrictions passed the General Assembly last summer, the upcoming midterm elections will be the state's first taste of voting under the new policies.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Third annual Energy Summit...
Representatives from the 17 University of North Carolina system campuses and several private institutions in the Carolinas on Monday will converge upon Boone for the third annual Appalachian Energy Summit hosted by Appalachian State University.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
New York Post
Stay at home dad: - Other men are envious of me'
I know I tend to talk about mothers a lot. I'm all "moms" this and "moms" that. Even the name of my column, "Motherland," would indicate a somewhat exclusive focus on moms.
Burlington Times News
With GrayMatter, music runs in the family
Music to this band is a "Gray" matter. The Gray family - Bev Gray Gude and her brothers, Brad and Barry, grew up in Burlington and recall that "there was a lot of singing in our house."
Elections board upholds previous one-stop plan
In a two to one vote, the Watauga County Board of Elections voted to uphold the same one-stop implementation plan the board adopted for the May primary for the general election in November.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
River Whyless at Gypsy Sally's: Saturday, July 26
Many modern country-folk acts like to craft their twang-tinged tracks from cramped Brooklyn apartments or open-mic nights on Nashville's Music Row, but Asheville, N.C., quartet River Whyless makes music straight from the hills of North Carolina.
Trees: Unlikely Culprits in Ozone Pollution
Pollution from forests? As this map shows, trees do emit compounds that can worsen ozone and increase aerosols in the atmosphere.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Travis Frye and Blue Mountain are 'Living In A Moment'
Kindred Records is proud to announce the release of "Living In A Moment" by North Carolina based bluegrass group Travis Frye and Blue Mountain.
ASU student interns with White House
While many students and recent grads use the summertime to relax, for one Appalachian State University student the summer will be spent working at the White House.
Jacksonville Daily News
Brower, Hurd earn scholarships
Isabella Brower and Alexis Hurd are recipients of Onlsow County Crime Stoppers Scholarships for 2014.
Hospitality House launched thrift shop project
Located at 182 Boone Heights Drive, this unique shopping experience will open its doors on Friday July 25 and Saturday July 26 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday, July 27 from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. This three-year project is a collaboration of Hospitality House, Appalachian State University's ACT Program and North Carolina Campus Compact.