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Campus emergency siren test to be conducted Aug. 3

By: Kesha Williams, Media Relations Specialist

BOONE—Appalachian State University will test its campus siren warning system at 11:55 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 3.

Summer Symposium on Remembering the Holocaust held July 23-28 at Appalachian

BOONE—The 15th Annual Martin and Doris Rosen Summer Symposium on Remembering the Holocaust will be held July 23-28 in Appalachian State University’s Plemmons Student Union. This year’s symposium puts a particular emphasis on the roles and struggles of women in the Holocaust and explores the significance of gender in this genocide.

Appalachian State University’s Board of Trustees to meet July 14

By: Kesha Williams

BOONE—Appalachian State University’s Board of Trustees will convene for a meeting via conference call on Thursday, July 14, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. in the board room of the Office of the Chancellor, located on the 4th floor of the B.B. Dougherty Administration Building on the campus of Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina.

Campus emergency siren test conducted July 6

BOONE—Appalachian State University will test its campus siren warning system Wednesday, July 6, at 11:55 a.m.

Examples of the tones that are used in an emergency or during tests can be heard online at http://em.emergency.appstate.edu/siren-warning-system. Appalachian uses the “hi/low” tone for emergencies; “discontinuous air horn” for tests of the system and the “alert” tone for all-clear signal.

Beaver College of Health Sciences groundbreaking Thursday, June 23

BOONE—A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for Thursday, June 23, from 10 – 11 a.m. at Appalachian State University’s Beaver College of Health Sciences site, 1179 State Farm Road. The campus community and public are invited.

TCVA offers ROAM; its ‘Art Books and Children’ project to be offered this week in two locations

BOONE—The Turchin Center for the Visual Arts at Appalachian State University continues its long-term commitment to strengthen community participation in the arts with new programs this summer. The most recent addition is the Regional Outreach Art Mobile (ROAM) – a traveling classroom of supplies to inspire artists of all ages and abilities to discover their artist within through creativity and design.

Students create history exhibit on Blowing Rock Horse Show at BRAHM

BOONE—The Blowing Rock Art and History Museum (BRAHM) features an exhibit on the Blowing Rock Horse Show this summer thanks to the work of Appalachian State University students.

Library’s Summer Author Series begins June 30

BOONE—High Country Sustainability is the theme of the 2016 University Libraries Summer Author Series to be held at Appalachian State University. The series is sponsored by the Richard T. Barker Friends of the Library.

Orlando program of remembrance scheduled for 6 p.m.

BOONE—Appalachian State University will host a program of remembrance in response to Sunday’s Orlando shooting at 6 p.m. Monday, June 13, in the Plemmons Student Union Solarium, with brief remarks at 6:30 p.m.