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Archive for January, 2004

Presentation Feb. 5 Focuses on Access to Higher Education

BOONE–Appalachian State University has received funding from the Appalachian Regional Commission to establish a higher education access network.

Reggae/Rock Band O.A.R. Performs Feb. 19 in Boone

BOONE–The reggae and roots-rock jam band O.A.R will perform Thursday, Feb. 19, at 7:30 p.m., at Appalachian State University’s Holmes Convocation Center.

Looks and Status Lead to Attraction; Similarities and Laughter Contribute to Long-Term Relationships, Psychology Professor Says

BOONE–If you’re counting on Cupid’s arrow to make sparks fly, forget it.

Centennial Commemoration of Anton’

BOONE–The Hayes School of Music’s Faculty Recital Series at Appalachian State University presents a celebration of 100 years of the best known and world’s most-played Czech composer during “A Centennial Commemoration of Anton’

Belk Library

012104belk_dl_1.jpgJust days into the spring semester, Appalachian State University’s Belk Library already is a busy study spot for students working on class assignments.

Music Scholarship Recipients Present Concert Jan. 29

BOONE—The Mariam Cannon Hayes School of Music at Appalachian State University presents the Hayes/White Scholars Recital on Thursday, Jan. 29, at 8 p.m. at the Broyhill Music Center.

Students

012104student_dl.jpgForget the pad and pencil. Garet Garland takes notes on a laptop computer. Most students find the traditional method of pen and paper the preferred method for taking notes, but Garland says he can type faster than he can write. Garland is a freshman from Zionville interested in majoring in accounting.

Nanotechnology Expert Talks About Shrinking Science Feb. 11 at Appalachian

011504nanotechnology_dl.jpgBOONE–Jean M. J. Fréchet, a professor at the University of California-Berkeley, will lecture on nanotechnology Feb. 11 at 8 p.m. at Appalachian State University’s Farthing Auditorium.

Patriot Act Lecture Begins Series on Jan. 21

BOONE–”What is Patriotic About the USA PATRIOT Act?” is the first in a series of free lectures being held in Appalachian State University’s Living Learning Center.