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Appalachian professor Dr. Nina-Jo Moore wins prestigious award
Oct 18, 2018

Dr. Nina-Jo Moore, assistant chair in the Department of Communication at Appalachian State University, was awarded the 2018 Betty Jo Welch Award by th...

Appalachian faculty member Rob Lee wins university honor society award
Oct 18, 2018

Appalachian State University faculty member Rev. Rob Lee ‘15 was honored by the university’s chapter of the National Society of Collegiate Scholar...

New leadership at Appalachian’s student-led paper brings ideas, opportunity
Sep 25, 2018

In August 2018, Ira David Levy was hired as news adviser for The Appalachian, the university’s student-run news organization. During summer 2018, th...

UNCG GRADUATE LANDS A JOB AT THE WHITE HOUSE
Jun 11, 2018

Brette Powell ’18 MBA believes in signs. When she met a stranger on a plane who told her to look into UNC Greensboro’s Bryan School of Business an...

Appalachian public relations alumna aims to develop future students as student affairs administrator
Jun 11, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — On the heels of her graduation in May, Appalachian State University alumna Kiley Coster has a clear vision of where she wants to be an...

Appalachian’s Department of Communication hosts Spring Forward 2018, a student networking event
May 1, 2018

Appalachian State University’s Department of Communication held its fourth annual Spring Forward networking event in mid-April. Spring Forward was c...

New course brings together journalism, the Athletics Department and AppTV
Apr 11, 2018

Budding sports reporters across campus now have more options to help them prepare for life after graduation. Dr. Gregory Perreault, an associate profe...

Communication alumnus wins state journalism award
Apr 11, 2018

Joey Pitchford, a 2015 graduate of Appalachian State University’s Department of Communication, was recently awarded third place for education report...

Appalachian’s Distance Education Offers Life-Changing Opportunities
Mar 27, 2018

by Mary Anne SavageWith a full-time job and a newborn son, Jenna Friday ‘17 was faced with limited options when she decided to pursue a bachelor’s...

Appalachian professor directs season four of “A Craftsman’s Legacy”
Aug 25, 2017

Dr. Kelly Davis, assistant professor of electronic media and broadcasting in the Department of Communication at Appalachian State University, returns ...