Archive for June, 2007
Walls in Wey Hall at Appalachian State University are getting a new look. Students in Associate Professor Robin Martindale’s art class are decorating two classroom walls with a mural as part of their final art project. Jennifer Michael, a senior art major, adds paint to a drawing of a mythological sea creature. (Appalachian photo by University Photographer Mike Rominger)
BOONE—More than 40 chemistry teachers from across the United States are attending a Flinn Scientific Foundation Summer Chemistry Workshop being held in Appalachian State University’s Department of Chemistry. The teachers are learning ways to enhance their teaching through lab and classroom activities.
BOONE—The large gelatinous blobs that sometimes appear in freshwater lakes and ponds, causing concern and even scaring people are usually made up of ancient animals named Bryozoa, the topic of the 14th Meeting of the International Bryozoology Association (IBA) July 2-7 at Appalachian State University.