Section Navigation

Archive for June, 2000

M. Wesley Waugh Print Will Be Sold by Friends of the Library

BOONE–Prints of a watercolor by local artist M. Wesley Waugh will be sold this summer through the Richard T. Barker Friends of the Library at Appalachian State University.

Appalachian Receives Grant To Improve Teacher Training

BOONE–A nearly $1.2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education will allow Appalachian State University and three other North Carolina institutions to improve technology training among public school teachers.

Drowning Accident Takes Life of Appalachian Student-Athlete

BOONE — An Appalachian State University student-athlete accidentally drowned Friday afternoon while boating with friends on Watauga Lake, about 25 miles west of here.

“Respecting Our Mountains” Discussed on Television Program

BOONE–Mount Everest climber Jamling Tenzing Norgay and local anthropologist Harvard Ayers discuss “Respecting Our Mountains” on the June episode of “Appalachian Perspective,” the cable television show of Appalachian State University.