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Archive for July, 2003

New Turf

073103turf_dl.jpgGive me an S! Workers glue turf lines and letters to the new playing surface at Appalachian State University’s Kidd Brewer Stadium. The new track and football field are part of a nearly $32-million athletic facilities enhancement plan approved by Appalachian’s Board of Trustees in March. (Appalachian photo by University Photographer Mike Rominger)

Former Teachers Inducted into Rhododendron Society

072903rhodo_dl.jpgBOONE–Four alumni were recently recognized for their accomplishments as teachers with induction into Appalachian State University’s Rhododendron Society.

Chancellor Search Committee at Appalachian Begins Its Work

072503search_dl.jpgBOONE–The search for Appalachian State University’s sixth chancellor has begun.

New Library

072803construction_dl.jpgA drainage pipe to be installed at Appalachian State University’s new library construction site became a roomy rain shelter for these two construction workers during a recent shower. (Appalachian photo by University Photographer Mike Rominger)

Four Administrative Appointments Have Been Named at Appalachian

BOONE–Wilber “Bill” Ward has been named senior associate vice chancellor for academic affairs at Appalachian State University.

Bair Shagdaron Presents Aug. 3 Recital

072303shagdaron_dl.jpgBOONE–Bair Shagdaron will present a piano recital Aug. 3 at 8 p.m. in Appalachian State University’s Rosen Concert Hall.

WNC Economic Index remains unchanged; employment picture improves

BOONE–Economic activity in Western North Carolina remained unchanged in May according to the Western North Carolina Economic Index.

Fox to Chair Chancellor Search Committee for Appalachian

BOONE–Glenn W. Wilcox Sr., chairman of the Appalachian State University Board of Trustees, today appointed fellow trustee Robert G. Fox Jr. as chair of the search committee to recommend a successor to Chancellor Francis T. Borkowski, who stepped down last month.

Paley Speaks at Uberto Price Reading Symposium Sept. 19

071403reading_dl.jpgBOONE–“Building Community Through Stories” is the theme for the 34th Annual Uberto Price Reading and Language Arts Symposium to be held Sept. 19 at Appalachian State University’s Broyhill Inn and Conference Center.