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NSF grant will fund computer science and math scholarships at Appalachian

BOONE—The National Science Foundation has awarded a $620,000 four-year grant to Appalachian State University to support the High Achievers Scholarship Program in computer science and mathematics.

Teachers become students during Research Experience for Teachers at Appalachian

BOONE—A dozen teachers from Western North Carolina participated in a six-week summer program at Appalachian State University and learned to use computer visualization and other computer applications to create lesson plans and labs that will excite their students about math and science.

Appalachian student receives U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship

BOONE—Brian Clee heads to Kazan in the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia, this summer. The Appalachian State University sophomore has received a U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) to study Russian. He is one of 32 students to receive the summer scholarship from a competitive applicant pool.

Department of Computer Science receives nearly $500,000 to enhance STEM education

BOONE—High school and community college mathematics and science teachers in the region will learn new ways to excite their students about computer science by using data analysis and mining, visualization and image processing during a six-week summer program at Appalachian State University.