Awards

NEA grant supports 35th annual An Appalachian Summer Festival
Jun 25, 2019

BOONE, N.C. — In support of its arts and cultural programming, Appalachian State University has received a $15,000 grant from National Endowmen...

App State partners with Eastman Chemical Co. for NIOSH-funded study on data analytics and workplace safety
Jun 18, 2019

BOONE, N.C. — At Appalachian State University, the Human Resources (HR) Science Research Team — a group comprising faculty members and graduate st...

Picture Yourself as an Earth Scientist
Jun 13, 2019

BOONE, N.C. — Students, faculty and staff in Appalachian State University’s Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences are givi...

Appalachian awarded funding for second STARTALK Program — an immersion in Chinese language, culture
Jun 6, 2019

BOONE, N.C. — For the second consecutive year, high school students of the High Country will have the opportunity to embark on a virtual journey to ...

Dr. Cameron Gokee awarded NSF grant to conduct archaeological research in Bandafassi — a West African ‘shatter zone’
Jun 4, 2019

BOONE, N.C. — During the next two academic years, Dr. Cameron Gokee, assistant professor in the Department of Anthropology at Appalachian ...

Dr. Dana E. Powell awarded 2019–20 Cornell University SOH Fellowship
May 28, 2019

BOONE, N.C. — Dr. Dana E. Powell, assistant professor in the Department of Anthropology at Appalachian State University, is one of seven s...

NC AHEC funds Appalachian–Ashe Memorial Hospital partnership to develop nursing clinic
May 24, 2019

BOONE, N.C. — A partnership between Appalachian State University’s Department of Nursing and Ashe Memorial Hospital in Jeffers...

Appalachian’s Upward Bound receives over $700K in ED funding for 2018–19
May 21, 2019

BOONE, N.C. — The Classic Upward Bound and Math–Science Upward Bound programs at Appalachian State University — collectively known as Upwar...

Triangle Community Foundation awards continued support for Luther H. Hodges biography
May 17, 2019

BOONE, N.C. — Dr. Karl E. Campbell, associate professor in the Department of History at Appalachian State University, has received continued support...

Dr. Mark Spond assesses condition of agricultural parcels along Blue Ridge Parkway using NPS funding
May 16, 2019

BOONE, N.C. — Thanks to $21,820 in funding from the National Park Service (NPS), Dr. Mark Spond, Appalachian State University’s liaison to th...