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Archive for October, 2001

Guitar Duo’s CD Debuted in Concert Nov. 7

BOONE– Guitar duo Pasquale Rucco and Douglas James will perform Nov. 7 at 8 p.m. in Appalachian State University’s Broyhill Music Center.

Appalachian Student Receives Liberace Fellowship

BOONE– Francisco Fern’

Department of Theatre and Dance Presents “The Rimers of Eldritch”

BOONE —A shotgun blast brings the dark secrets of a small, Midwest mining town to light when the Appalachian State University Department of Theatre and Dance presents Lanford Wilson’s “The Rimers of Eldritch” at the Valborg Theatre Nov. 14-19 at 8 p.m.

Richard Peabody Joins Visiting Writers Series Nov. 8

BOONE —Poet, fiction writer and magazine editor Richard Peabody will speak at Appalachian State University as part of the Visiting Writers Series on Thursday, Nov. 8, at 7:30 p.m. in the Linville Falls Room, Plemmons Student Union.

Alumni Association Officers Installed

BOONE —Julia Adams and Jeannine Underdown Collins of Boone and William L. Brown of Gastonia have been installed as officers of Appalachian State University’s Alumni Association for 2001-02.

Jeff and Gerret Warner Will Perform Traditional Music of Area on Nov. 12

by Thomas McGowen

(McGowan is a folklorist in the Department of English at Appalachian State University)

BOONE—Jeff and Gerret Warner, along with Frank Proffit Jr., will perform in a benefit concert Nov. 12 at Appalachian State University.

Lineback Receives Geography Educator of the Year Honors

lineback.jpgBOONE — Neal Lineback, professor of geography at Appalachian State University, has received the Geography Educator of the Year Award from the North Carolina Geographical Society.

Affrilachian Poets speak at Appalachian Nov. 1

BOONE—Frank X. Walker and Nikky Finney, founding members of the Affrilachian Poets, will speak at Appalachian State University on Nov. 1, at 7:30 p.m. in the Linville Falls Room, Plemmons Student Union as part of the Visiting Writers Series.

Rev. Jimmy Creech Speaks Nov. 1

BOONE—A former ordained elder in The United Methodist Church, Rev. Jimmy Creech addresses gay and lesbian rights Nov. 1 as part of the 25th-year celebration of women’s studies at Appalachian State University.