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Archive for October, 2005

Appalachian Proposes to Offer Off-Campus Master’s Degree in History

BOONE—Appalachian State University is proposing to begin a master of arts degree in history, secondary education in fall 2006 at the Hickory Metropolitan Higher Education Center located on the East Campus of Catawba Valley Community College.

“The Good Woman of Setzuan” Presented Nov. 16-20

BOONE – The Department of Theatre and Dance at Appalachian State University will present the Bertolt Brecht epic “The Good Woman of Setzuan” Nov. 16-20 in Valborg Theatre.

Treble Choir Performs Nov. 6

The Appalachian Treble Choir, under the direction of Dr. Priscilla Porterfield, presents a concert on Sunday, Nov. 6 at 6 p.m. in the Broyhill Music Center.

Men’s Glee Club Performs Nov. 11

BOONE— The Men’s Glee Club at Appalachian State University presents its fall concert Friday, Nov.11, at 8 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall. Admission is free.

Veterans Day Observance Held Nov. 11 at Appalachian

BOONE—Appalachian State University will hold a Veterans Day ceremony Friday, Nov. 11, at 7:30 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial next to the Dougherty Administration Building on campus.

Tips for Reducing Heating Bills This Winter

102805tip_dl.jpgBOONE – With natural gas prices soaring and electricity rates poised to increase, many homeowners are wondering which efficiency measures make the most sense for their homes.

College of Arts and Sciences Honors Outstanding Faculty

BOONE—The College of Arts and Sciences at Appalachian State University has recognized five faculty members for their outstanding teaching, research or service to the region.

Appalachian’s Jazz Vocal Ensemble Swings and Sings Nov. 9

BOONE—A jazz-filled program awaits music lovers attending a Nov. 9 performance by Appalachian State University’s Jazz Vocal Ensemble.

$250,000 Commitment to Help Defray Cost of Student Teaching

BOONE—A $250,000 commitment toward a $1 million scholarship endowment being established in Appalachian State University’s Mariam Cannon Hayes School of Music will help prospective music educators defray the financial burden that often accompanies student teaching.