BOONE—Stephen J. Dubner, a 1984 graduate of Appalachian State University and author of the successful book “Freakonomics,” is the guest on “Appalachian Perspective,” Appalachian State University’s cable television program. Watch video at http://today.appstate.edu/ap-dubner.
BOONE – Appalachian State University leads the nation in the number of alumni who became National Board Certified teachers in 2011, according to information released this month by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS). Of this year’s 6,266 teachers across the nation who achieved certification through NBPTS, a total of 1,244 are in North Carolina and 130 graduated from Appalachian.
BOONE—Appalachian State University alumni are invited to celebrate “Rock the World” at Homecoming Friday, Oct. 21, and Saturday, Oct. 22. Events include Friday night’s popular traditions, Saturday tailgating and football at Kidd Brewer Stadium.
For a complete schedule and to register or RSVP for individual events, visit the Homecoming website at www.homecoming.appstate.edu.