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Professor’s short story collection selected for St. Andrews Presbyterian College summer reading program

highheart300_t.jpgLAURINBURG—The critically acclaimed book “The High Heart” by Appalachian State University professor Joseph Bathanti has been selected for the summer reading assignment for incoming freshmen at St. Andrews Presbyterian College.

Bathanti will appear in Laurinburg in September and meet with area residents and students at St. Andrews as part of the college’s community Reading Program.

Appalachian students participate in global AIESEC conference

COBStudents_t.jpgBOONE—Some 300 university students representing more than 35 countries participated in the Iberoamerican Leadership Congress held in Barcelona, Spain. Only four students from the United States attended the conference, three of whom were from Appalachian State University.

New Graduates

graduation-3-2.jpg Best friends forever, these College of Arts and Sciences graduates are ecstatic to complete their college degree and begin their next adventure: pursuing careers. They were among the approximately 1,700 students who graduated from Appalachian State University during ceremonies May 10 and 11. (photo by university photographer Marie Freeman)

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Graphic design major wins ‘best of show’

BOONE – Attabel Artiga, a senior graphic design major at Appalachian State University, won Best of Show at the 2008 AIGA Charlotte Portfolio Review on May 3.

Additional volunteers sought for research project

BOONE—Appalachian State University is seeking 500 individuals between the ages of 30-85 to participate in a study to determine the effectiveness of quercetin in reducing sickness from upper respiratory infections. Quercetin is a natural antioxidant derived from plants, such as red apples, red grapes and broccoli.

Barn Dance to be held April 25

BOONE – A barn dance featuring contra, square and circle dancing will be held Friday, April 25, from 7:30 to 11 p.m. in Legends nightclub on the Appalachian State University campus.

Campus leaders to receive Plemmons Leadership Medallion

BOONE— Each year, Appalachian State University recognizes its outstanding campus leaders by presenting them with the W.H. Plemmons Leadership Medallion.

Race in the criminal justice system discussed April 18

A panel discussion on race in the criminal justice system will be held Friday, April 18, at 7 p.m. in Room 027 Belk Library and Information Commons.

Appalachian’s spring commencement to be held May 10 and 11

morgan_t.jpgBOONE-Appalachian State University will hold commencement ceremonies Saturday, May 10, and Sunday, May 11.