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Archive for October, 2006

Hank Steinbrecher to speak at Appalachian Nov. 7

BOONE—Former Appalachian State University soccer coach Hank Steinbrecher is returning to campus to give a talk called “The Game Outside the Game: The Business and Politics of Sport.”

The talk will be presented on Tuesday, Nov. 7, at 8 p.m. in I.G. Greer auditorium on campus.

Appalachian’s faculty vocal ensemble APPropos! Performs Nov. 7

APPropos.jpgBOONE—The Mariam Cannon Hayes School of Music’s Faculty Recital Series presents

“Brush Up Your Shakespeare,” an evening with the faculty vocal ensemble APPropos!.

DUKE TIP Scholar Weekend held Nov. 4-5 at Appalachian

BOONE – A Duke TIP (Talent Identification Program) Scholar Weekend will be held Nov. 4 and 5 at Appalachian State University.

Stock car racing historian to speak at Appalachian Nov. 14

driving.jpgBOONE—What did Prohibition and Henry Ford have to do with the creation of NASCAR?

That will be addressed when Neal Thompson, author of the recently published book “Driving with the Devil: Southern Moonshine, Detroit Wheels, and the Birth of NASCAR,” speaks at Appalachian State University Nov.14.

Veterans Day Observance held Nov. 10 at Appalachian

BOONE—Appalachian State University will honor the nation’s veterans during a ceremony Nov. 10 at 7:30 a.m. next to the B.B. Dougherty Administration Building on campus. The public is invited. A continental breakfast will be served in the administration building lobby following the ceremony.

Karl Denson Trio performs at Appalachian Oct. 26

BOONE—Karl Denson Trio will perform on Thursday, Oct. 26, at 9 p.m. in Legends at Appalachian State University.

Estepp named to furniture library board of directors

Esteep_Mark.jpgBOONE – Dr. J. Mark Estepp, professor and dean of the College of Fine and Applied Arts at Appalachian State University, has been named to the board of directors for the Bernice Bienenstock Furniture Library in High Point.

Phi Mu Alpha fraternity pledges present recital Oct. 29

BOONE—Students pledging to Phi Mu Alpha music fraternity will present a recital Oct. 29 at Appalachian State University.

Geologist discusses Heart Mountain geology

BOONE—Dr. David H. Malone, chairman of the Department of Geography/Geology at

Illinois State University, will discuss the Heart Mountain fault Nov. 9 at Appalachian State University.

Malone’s talk begins at 4 p.m. in Rankin Science West 023.