Archive for September, 2010
BOONE—Business students, art lovers and fans of college sports will benefit from a $3 million commitment to Appalachian State University by Alice G. Roess of Blowing Rock. Roess has designated the university in her will to benefit three areas that coincide with her personal love of travel, art and athletics.
The photography exhibit is by Kyle Schermbeck, a public relations major at Appalachian. A closing reception will be held Monday, Oct. 11, from 6 – 7 p.m. in the gallery. The event is free and open to the public.
Devin Lattin, left, a senior management major from Asheville, is the 2010 Student Employee of the Year at Appalachian State University. Lattin works in Food Services on campus as student coordinator and helps hire Food Services’ student workers. The award, which includes a $1,000 scholarship, recognizes exemplary student employment service. Students are nominated for the award by their supervisor. Selection criteria include length of time in the job, reliability, quality of work, professionalism, initiative, and especially a unique contribution to a department of the university. More than 3,000 student employees were eligible for the nomination.
BOONE– Appalachian State University’s fourth annual Power of Design 10 will be held Thursday, Sept. 30.
The annual event brings together students, faculty, and members of the professional community in all design disciplines, such as interior design, graphic design, industrial design, architectural design, theater design and photography.