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Archive for 2001

Declining Revenues and Terrorism Costs Will Increase Insurance Rates

BOONE–Homeowners may see up to a 25-30 percent increase in their insurance premiums when renewal notices arrive, in part because of high losses associated with the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

Reich College of Education Earns Continuing Accreditation

BOONE–Appalachian State University’s Reich College of Education has earned continuing accreditation from the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

Annual Renewable Christmas Tree Lighting Dec. 3

BOONE–The Appalachian State University Solar Energy Society welcomes the holiday season with its annual Renewable Energy Christmas Tree Lighting at 6 p.m. at Kerr-Scott Hall on Dec. 3.

Concert Band Performs Dec. 2

BOONE–Marches, folk melodies and poetic pieces highlight the program when Appalachian State University’s Concert Band performs Dec. 2.

Sounds of Christmas Fill Farthing Auditorium Nov. 30

By Shiona Christensen

BOONE–The Hayes School of Music at Appalachian State University presents it annual Scholarship Christmas Concert on Friday, Nov. 30.

Three-dimensional Lighthouse Model Wins First Place at International Competition

112101competition_dl.jpgBOONE–Hope Wayne, a graduate student majoring in industrial technology at Appalachian State University, has won first place at the International Corrugated Packaging Foundation Competition held in Michigan for a project developed to help teach elementary-grade students North Carolina history.

Wind Ensemble Performs Nov. 29

BOONE–The Appalachian State University Wind Ensemble with guest oboist Alicia Chapman perform Nov. 29 in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall.

Appalachian Chorale Performs Nov. 27

BOONE–The Appalachian Chorale performs John Rutter’s “Gloria” during a Nov. 27 concert at Appalachian State University.

Psychologist Offers Tips for Handling Stressful Events

BOONE–The approaching holidays can be stressful times for many people.