Awards

NSF funds Appalachian research of ‘Changing Glacier Dynamics at Athabasca Glacier’
Nov 27, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University’s Dr. William Armstrong has received more than a quarter million in funding from the National Science F...

Appalachian’s Drs. Xiaofei Tu and Wendy Xie awarded STARTALK grant for 2018 Chinese immersion program
Nov 27, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Thanks to a grant from STARTALK, a project funded by the National Security Agencyand administered by the National Forei...

NSF grant funds Appalachian research on the effects of too few zzz’s
Oct 23, 2018

How does missing a good night’s sleep affect a person’s decisions and interactions with others during their waking life?Three professors in Appala...

Appalachian’s Kin-Yan Szeto awarded NYPL Fellowship to research Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan
Oct 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — The New York Public Library (NYPL) has awarded Dr. Kin-Yan Szeto, professor in Appalachian State University’s Department o...

Appalachian Carbon Research Group awarded UNC System funding to develop accounting guidelines for forest carbon offset projects
Sep 7, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Members of Appalachian State University’s Carbon Research Group (ACRG) will expand upon their multidisciplinary work through an inte...

UNC System funds Appalachian research on new drug storage and delivery method
Sep 7, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — At least one link in the “cold chain” supply of drugs could be broken thanks to research conducted by faculty at Appalachian State...

US Department of State supports a world of teachers at Appalachian
Sep 7, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — The Teaching Excellence and Achievement program (TEA) at Appalachian State University, now in its eighth year, brings teachers from ar...

Watauga and Ashe County scholars achieve academic and career success through continued Appalachian–Young Eisner Scholars partnership
Aug 8, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Over the past two academic years, middle school through ninth-grade scholars in Watauga and Ashe County schools have received academic...

Reoxcyn Innovation Group funds Appalachian research on the physiological effects of mixed flavonoid supplementation following activity
Jul 19, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — A study conducted by Appalachian State University’s Human Performance Lab, which is located at the North Carolina Research...

NC OSHERC funds Appalachian study on individual-level temperatures in cold work environments
Jul 19, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Thanks to a $9,831 grant from the North Carolina Occupational Safety and Health Education and Research Center (NC OSHERC), A...