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Old Glory covers Kidd Brewer Stadium

BOONE—A 300-foot-long American flag carried by 300 volunteers covered the field at Kidd Brewer Stadium for the home opener football game Sept. 6 at Appalachian State University.

Appalachian remains No. 3 among top regional public universities in the South

BOONE—Appalachian State University is listed No. 3 among top regional public universities in the South and No. 9 among public and private universities in the South in U.S. News and World Report’s 2015 Best Colleges rankings.

Campus officials talk about missing Appalachian student, a recent campus assault and campus safety measures

BOONE—Appalachian State University officials talked today (Sept. 9) about two serious but seemingly unrelated incidents that have shaken campus in the past week.

Search continues for missing Anna M. Smith — New Information

The Appalachian State University Police Department and the State Bureau of Investigation along with other local, State and Federal agencies are now classifying Anna Marie Smith as a missing and possibly endangered person.

Fall Open House to be held Saturday, Sept. 20

BOONE—High school students and prospective transfer students are invited to learn about academics and campus life at Appalachian State University during Fall Open House on Saturday, Sept. 20. The event is sponsored by the Office of Admissions.

Sept. 6 update regarding missing Appalachian student

BOONE—Appalachian State University Police, along with local area law enforcement officers and First Responders, conducted a thorough search of several wooded areas on campus early this morning that were previously canvassed, looking for clues in the disappearance of missing student Anna M. Smith. Nothing was found that could be linked to the missing student.

Harp, flute and viola featured in Sept. 16 performance

BOONE—Harpist Jacquelyn Bartlett, flutist Kay Borkowski and violist Eric Koontz will perform works from the 20th century Sept. 16 at Appalachian State University.

A pocket knife and a dream launched Wayne Henderson’s career

BOONE—A pocket knife, some wood and the desire for his own guitar launched Wayne Henderson’s career.

Noted education scholar Henry Giroux to speak Sept. 25 at Appalachian

BOONE—Henry Giroux, the noted scholar, educational theorist and public intellectual, will speak at Appalachian State University on Thursday, Sept. 25, at 7 p.m. at the Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts. His talk is titled “Disposable Futures: Neoliberalism’s Assault on Higher Education.”