GAINESVILLE, Fla.—The Institute for Public Relations (IPR) has elected Tina McCorkindale, an associate professor at Appalachian State University, to a three-year term on its board of trustees beginning January 2014. McCorkindale, a member of the Department of Communication faculty, is one of six new members on the board.
BOONE—The Hayes School of Music’s 20th annual Holiday Scholarship Concert will be Friday, Dec. 6, at 7:30 p.m. in the Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts at Appalachian State University. Admission is $10. Tickets are available at the Schaefer Center Box Office weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., or may be purchased online at http://theschaefercenter.org. Ticket sales support scholarships for students in the Hayes School of Music.
BOONE—Appalachian State University will conduct a test of its campus siren warning system Wednesday, Dec. 4, at 11:55 a.m. Examples of the tones that are used in an emergency or during tests can be heard online at http://em.emergency.appstate.edu/siren-warning-system.