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Archive for July, 2000

Parrish Named Sam M. Walton Free Enterprise Fellow

BOONE–William Parrish has been named a Sam M. Walton Free Enterprise Fellow for the Students In Free Enterprise (SIFE) team at Appalachian State University.

Check Insurance Coverage Before Students Leave for College

By Jane Nicholson

BOONE–With classes right around the corner, now is a good time for parents to check their insurance policies before their son or daughter leaves for college, an Appalachian State University business professor advises.

Scientists Search Great Smoky Mountains For Ozone Damage

BOONE–Pointing to purple leaves, yellow needles and brown stems, Howard Neufeld easily spots ozone-damaged plants. Since the late 1980s the Appalachian State University biology professor has researched ozone in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in hopes of gathering data to give regulators and policy makers the ammunition to tighten ozone laws.

Cultural Museum’s “Four Months of Fun” Trips Planned

BOONE–Appalachian State University’s Appalachian Cultural Museum is sponsoring four months filled with fun trips featuring baseball, cowboys, murder mystery and more.

Parents Fill Campus During Orientation at Appalachian

071000parent3_dl.jpgBOONE—Bill Ward’s audience paid close attention as he promised to deliver the secret to success at Appalachian State University.

Thompson Appointed to Appalachian’s Board of Trustees

BOONE–N. Bradley Thompson Jr. of Baden Lake has been appointed to a one-year term on the Appalachian State University Board of Trustees by the UNC Board of Governors.

Biltmore Estate Archivist to Speak at Appalachian

BOONE–Dr. Hal C. Keiner, archivist and historian at the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, will speak at Appalachian State University Thursday, July 20, at 3:30 p.m. at the Broyhill Inn and Conference Center.