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Communication alumnus Brennan promoted to Watauga Democrat editor

Hired at the Watauga Democrat in January 2021, Moss Brennan was promoted to the position of editor of the Watauga Democrat newspaper effecti...

Lynn Patterson’s door at App State’s Belk Library is open

To many Appalachian State University students over the years, Lynn Patterson ’89 has been known for her nurturing spirit. Patterson, who has been em...

App State alumnus produces news to keep Kentuckians informed

For Appalachian State University alumnus John Park ’20, each day starts with one simple question: What’s happening in the world today? As a news p...

‘Momager’ for hire: An App State Mountaineer’s company serves young performers in LA

Appalachian State University alumna JoCinda Benjamin ’94 said she believes almost every successful child performer has one thing in common: a parent...

College of Fine and Applied Arts Mace Bearer Dr. Nina-Jo Moore Reflects on 34-Year History

Over the past 34 years, Dr. Nina-Jo Moore has taught communication studies and worked as an associate dean and assistant department chair at Appalachi...

More than 1,700 Mountaineer graduates to be recognized during App State’s virtual Fall Commencement

As 2020 comes to a close — a year marked by the global pandemic — Mountaineers near and far will celebrate more than 1,700 Class of 2020 graduates...

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Communication alumnus Brennan promoted to Watauga Democrat editor

Hired at the Watauga Democrat in January 2021, Moss Brennan was promoted to the position of editor of the Watauga Democrat newspaper effecti...

Lynn Patterson’s door at App State’s Belk Library is open

To many Appalachian State University students over the years, Lynn Patterson ’89 has been known for her nurturing spirit. Patterson, who has been em...

More than 1,700 Mountaineer graduates to be recognized during App State’s virtual Fall Commencement

As 2020 comes to a close — a year marked by the global pandemic — Mountaineers near and far will celebrate more than 1,700 Class of 2020 graduates...

From Hollywood to the High Country — App State’s mobile TV studio to serve as a learning lab on wheels

Appalachian State University’s new mobile TV studio, which got its start as a Hollywood movie prop, will serve as a learning lab on wheels for Mount...

COM Faculty and Students Achieve Recognition at National Communication Conference

Appalachian State University’s Department of Communication has received national recognition at the Association for Education in Journalism and...

Top Army writing award fulfills App State student’s 2nd grade prophecy

Appalachian State University senior and U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Mary Junell wrote in her second grade journal she wanted to be a writer when she grew up....