Events, Blog, Awards


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



Upcoming Events


NASA Day at UNC! Registration is LIVE - Nov 7, 2019

NASA Day at UNC - November 7, 2019Check out the amazing line-up of presentations for NASA Day at UNC on Thursday, November 7.  The day ...

Board of Trustees International Research Travel Grant Spring 2020 Cycle Open

The application portal for the Spring 2020 cycle of the Board of Trustees (BOT) International Research Tr...

Limited Submission Competition: NSF Major Research Instrumentation Program

Funding opportunity for major research instrumentationThe National Science Foundation Major Research Instrumentatio...


$115k Awarded for Digital English Writing Center

Dr. Xiaorong Shao (BLIC), Mr. Allan Scherlen (BLIC), and Dr. Bret Zawilski (English) have been awarded $115,127 from the US Department of State. The g...

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 ...