BOONE—The film “deepsouth,” which explores four individuals affected by HIV living in a region of the United States that is often ignored by politicians and the public, will be presented March 19 as the first of three films featured in the 14th Annual Queer Film Series presented at Appalachian State University.
BOONE—Appalachian State University will test its campus-wide siren warning system Wednesday, March 5, at 11:55 a.m. The campus drill also will include a recorded message indicating the beginning and end of the test. To hear the tones that would be used during an emergency on campus, visit http://epo.appstate.edu/siren-warning-system.
BOONE—Poetry submissions are being accepted for the $3,300 Truman Capote Literary Trust Scholarship in Creative Writing for 2014-15. The competition is open to rising junior and senior English majors at Appalachian State University who are concentrating in creative writing or who intend to do so. English secondary education undergraduates who have taken two or more creative writing courses may also enter.