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Monday Aug 25 | The Aiken Standard

Parker Andrew Collins joins college honor society

NSCS is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies and is the nation's only interdisciplinary honors organization for first-year and second-year college students.

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Related Topix: North Augusta, SC

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Environmental Economics

'How Much Do They Really Teach?'

While the UNC system has not yet revealed the 2012 figures for tenure-track professors, the Pope Center has obtained the official tenure-track teaching load average for Appalachian State University for the Fall of 2011: it is 3.2 courses per semester.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

University Business

Georgia State University names new athletics director

Cobb will join the Panthers from Appalachian State University, where he's been for the past nine years.

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Related Topix: Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Georgia State University

The Robesonian

UNCP recognized for green initiatives

In support of the University of North Carolina at Pembroke's ongoing sustainability programs, UNCP is preparing to install two electric car charging stations in front of Lumbee Hall.

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Related Topix: North Carolina, University of North Carolina Pembroke, Alternative Energy, Energy

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Business Journal

Georgia State University names new athletics director

Cobb will join the Panthers from Appalachian State University, where he's been for the past nine years.

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Related Topix: Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Georgia State University

Watauga Democrat

Chamber recognizes Peacock,...

The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday held its 65th annual meeting at Tweetsie Railroad, installing a new board and honoring several community members with awards.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Watauga County, NC, Boone, NC, Blowing Rock, NC

The Mountain Times

Celebrating Women in the Arts

The Blue Ridge Mountains are home to a vibrant palette of female artists that spans multiple generations and mediums.

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Related Topix: West Jefferson, NC, Ashe County, NC, Creston, NC

The Mountain Times

TCVA hosts Gala and Silent Auction Aug. 28

The Turchin Center for the Visual Arts at Appalachian State University will host a Gala and Silent Auction Thursday, Aug. 28, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. This event will feature more than $13,000 worth of auction items, as well as live music from The Mercury Dames and heavy hors d'oeuvres, all centered on the Turchin's current international exhibition, ... (more)

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The Brattleboro Reformer

August Dulcimer Daze in Dover

MHCA, formerly Memorial Hall Center for the Arts, proudly announces the first live performance in its new home in Dover.

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Related Topix: Dulcimer, Folk, Bryson City, NC, Mount Airy, NC, Western Carolina University, Swannanoa, NC

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Mountain Times

Noyes Capehart at Dickson Gallery

This August, the Dickson Gallery at Cannon Memorial Hospital in Linville will host the artwork of Noyes Capehart.

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The Mountain Times

Jazzin' at the Jones House

Shane Chalke will jazz up the Jones House this Friday, as Chalke's BE Jazz Band takes the porch.

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Related Topix: Todd, NC, Banner Elk, NC, Boone, NC, Music, Entertainment

The Mountain Times

Barefoot in Boone

Looking to capitalize on the momentum created by Appalachian State University's ascension to the Football Bowl Subdivision, as well as the back-to-school rush, Barefoot Campus Outfitter is now open in downtown Boone to serve Yosef's growing clientele.

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Related Topix: Boone, NC

The Charlotte Observer

CMS names new principal at Stoney Creek Elementary

Newsome comes to the district from Cabarrus County Schools, where she most recently led Winecoff Elementary.

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Related Topix: Cabarrus County, NC

Watauga Democrat

Chamber honors Peacock, civic...

The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday held its 65th annual meeting at Tweetsie Railroad, installing a new board and honoring several community members with awards.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Boone, NC, Blowing Rock, NC

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Business Journal

New manager cleans up student housing complex that had 100+ violations

A photo of a renovated interior space at The District at West Market apartments.

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Related Topix: Greensboro College, Greensboro, NC

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Blowing Rocket

Dianna Loughlin joins BRAHM staff

Dianna Loughlin has joined the staff at the Blowing Rock Art & History Museum as Exhibitions and Collections Manager.

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Related Topix: Blowing Rock, NC

Watauga Democrat

New office serves Appalachian's growing transfer student population

The other 2 percent of students transferred from unknown institutions, such as overseas institutions.

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Related Topix: North Carolina

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Jefferson Post Online Edition

Center for Appalachian Studies aims to support communities in region

Creating partnerships, pursuing funding and research opportunities for faculty and students, and supporting communities in Appalachia are among the priorities of Dr. William Schumann, the new director of the Center for Appalachian Studies at Appalachian State University.

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Related Topix: Anthropology, Science, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, University of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Bradford, Emory & Henry College

Watauga Democrat

Everts era under way

Appalachian State University's new chancellor, Sheri N. Everts, said her mentor, John Christensen, once advised new leaders to write down five goals, hide the list in a drawer and review how many were accomplished at the end of their first year.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., University of Nebraska Lincoln, University of Nebraska Omaha, Illinois State University, Olin, NC

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Meet the Author of Blue Ridge ...

Owenby is taking you down the highways and byways of the Appalachian Mountains. With insight stemming from a man who has traveled thousands of miles throughout the South, collecting stories and committing them to paper, you will enjoy the people he meets.

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