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Archive for January, 2012

Bryant Holsenbeck presents an artist workshop and lecture Feb. 2 at Appalachian

crow10_t.jpgBOONE— Bryant Holsenbeck, a visiting artist at Appalachian State University, will present a workshop and lecture Feb. 2 in the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts on campus. The programs are sponsored by Catherine J. Smith Gallery and the Turchin Center.

Romantic masterpieces performed Feb. 12 at Appalachian

BOONE—Concertgoers will be treated to a range of musical emotions during a Feb. 12 performance by the Appalachian Philharmonia from Appalachian State University’s Hayes School of Music. The free performance begins at 2 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall.

WASU to join Clear Channel’s iHeartRadio digital radio service

iheartradio_t.jpgClear Channel Media and Entertainment, the leading media company in America, will add WASU, Appalachian State University’s student-run radio station, to its iHeartRadio digital radio service.

Students help southeast African village pursue sustainable economic initiative

Malawi_t.jpgBOONE—What can you learn from a journey to Malawi?

Eleven students from Appalachian State University recently traveled to Malawi to learn first-hand about managing Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and the obstacles to Malawi’s economic development. The trip was part of a course offered by the Walker College of Business.

Clarinetist Andrea Cheeseman performs Feb. 13

BOONE—Clarinetist Andrea L. Cheeseman, will present a faculty recital on Monday, Feb. 13, beginning at 8 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall. Admission is free.

Appalachian State University receives NWS’s StormReady® designation

ASUstormready_t.jpgBOONE—Appalachian State University has completed a set of rigorous warning preparedness criteria established by the National Weather Service to earn the distinction of being a StormReady® university.

Momentum Dance Showcase to perform Jan. 27 – 28

BOONE — Gotta dance! Momentum Dance Club, the Appalachian State University student organization for those passionate about dance, presents Momentum Showcase 2012 Jan. 27-28. Performances will be at 7:30 p.m. in Varsity Gym 208, a state-of-the-art classroom specifically designed for dance. Ticket prices start at $6 for Appalachian students. For more information contact the Department of Theatre and Dance office at 828-262-3028.

Appalachian expands its green transportation options

uhaulcarshare_t.jpgBOONE — UHaulCarShare and Appalachian State University have teamed up to provide access to North America’s most advanced car-sharing service. Through the partnership, students, faculty and staff will have transportation options allowing them to maintain a sustainable lifestyle in one cost-effective, convenient package.

Record-breaking number of volunteers participate in MLK Challenge

Wood_Lot_t.jpgBOONE- The 13th Annual MLK Challenge had a record-breaking 238 students, faculty, and staff participate in community service activities with 20 corresponding agencies. The event was held on Jan. 16 at Appalachian State University.