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Archive for September, 2000

Faculty Performs in Concert Sept. 26

091800beebe_jon_dl.jpgBOONE — Dr. Jon Beebe of the Appalachian State University School of Music will

perform in a faculty recital Sept. 26 at 8 p.m. in Rosen Concert Hall at the Broyhill Music Center.

New York City Musician Performs Sept. 28 at Appalachian

kimbrough.jpgBOONE–Frank Kimbrough, a New York City-based jazz pianist, composer and educator, will perform in concert at Appalachian State University’s Rosen Concert Hall in the Broyhill Music Center Sept. 28 at 8 p.m.

Steely Pan Steel Pan Band Performs Sept. 22

steely.jpgBOONE — The Steely Pan Steel Pan Band, featuring students in Appalachian State University’s School of Music, will perform in Farthing Auditorium Sept. 22 at 8 p.m.

“Dancing at Lughnasa” Presented Sept. 27-Oct. 2 at Appalachian

lughnasa.jpgBOONE–Ireland holds a special interest for many Americans due in part to an influx of Irish plays, movies and music and the popularity of Frank McCourt’s autobiographical novel “Angela’s Ashes.”

Appalachian’s Department of Theatre and Dance Presents Evening of One Acts Sept. 20-23

BOONE–“Hedonism: An Evening of Self-Indulgent Theatre” will be presented Sept. 20-23 by Appalachian State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance.

Latest Edition of The Appalachian Faculty Emeriti

emerit.jpgChancellor Francis T. Borkowski, left, gives John E. Thomas, chancellor emeritus, a copy of the latest edition of The Appalachian Faculty Emeriti. The 400-page publication is dedicated to Thomas. It contains approximately 160 photographs and more than 180 biographical sketches of Appalachian faculty (living and deceased) who have received emeriti status following retirement. The book also contains an abbreviated history of the university and information about the institution’s five presidents and chancellors. It was edited by Dr. Richard D. Howe, compliance officer for the university. The book is available for $20 from the Office of Compliance Programs at Appalachian State University. For more information, call 262-2124. (Appalachian photo by University Photographer Mike Rominger)

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Historical Society Meets at Appalachian Sept. 30

BOONE–The fall meeting of the Southern Atlantic Region of the Historical Society will be held Sept. 30 in Appalachian State University’s Whitener Hall.

Associated Collegiate Press Names The Appalachian All-American Newspaper

newspaper.jpgThe Associated Collegiate Press named the student newspaper The Appalachian an All-American newspaper for the 1999-2000 academic year. The newspaper received four marks of distinction, which were awarded for coverage and content, writing and editing, photography, art and graphics, and leadership. The Appalachian has been judged an All-American paper each year since the 1992-93 academic year. John T. Bennett of Kings Mountain, foreground, is this year’s associate editor. Adam Bennett of Candler assists with graphic design and layout. (Appalachian photo by Angela Greene)

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Solar Energy Society Presents Weekly Workshops

BOONE–Workshops on renewable energy topics will be offered weekly during fall semester at Appalachian State University.