Events, Blog, Awards


Dr. Ece Karatan
Interim Vice Provost for Research
John E. Thomas Building
Suite 382
PO Box 32174
Boone, NC 28608-2174



Upcoming Events


NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program Workshop

When: Friday, September 6, 2019Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 amWhere: John E. Thomas Hall (JET) 387Register:

Apply for the URC Grant Program & Earn up to $5,000 Towards Your Research!

University Research Council stimulates, encourages, and supports research across all segments of the University community. The URC Grants Program comp...

NEH Announces $29 Million in New Grants

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) recently announced $29 million in awards supporting 215 humanities projects across the count...


NEA grant supports 35th annual An Appalachian Summer Festival

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

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

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

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’

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

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