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Archive for April, 2001

National Conference Focuses on Helping Underprepared College Students

BOONE–Ninety-nine percent of community colleges and 75 percent of universities offer developmental education to more than two million underprepared students each year through teaching, counseling, advising and tutoring, according to National Center for Education Statistics.

Friends of Belk Library Enjoy “Taste of the South”

BOONE — Robert Inman, well known author and TV news broadcaster, will speak at the Richard T. Barker Friends of the Library annual meeting Wednesday, May 2, at 4 p.m. at the Appalachian Cultural Museum.

Study Finds Common Characteristics in Expert Teachers

smith.jpgBOONE — What qualities do great teachers share?

Jazz Ensembles Close Spring Semester with Swinging Concert

BOONE — Jazz Ensembles I

and II will perform April 26 at 8 p.m. in Appalachian State University’s Rosen Concert Hall.

Appalachian Treble Choir Spring Concert is April 29

treble.jpgBOONE–The Appalachian Treble Choir at Appalachian State University plans to rock its audience with a variety of crowd pleasers during an April 29 spring concert in Rosen Concert Hall.

Appalachian Men’s Glee Club Performs April 27

BOONE — The Appalachian State University Men’s Glee Club will perform Friday, April 27, at 8 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall.

ROTC Annual 5K is April 28

BOONE–The Annual ROTC 5km Run/Walk will be Saturday, April 28. The race is open to all ages and ability groups.

Watauga Community Band Spring Concert Features Appalachian Faculty

BOONE–The Watauga Community Band will perform its spring concert on Sunday, April 22, at 4 p.m. in Appalachian State University’s Rosen Concert Hall in Broyhill Music Center.

Jazz Vocal Ensemble Performs April 23

BOONE–If you have a favorite jazz song, chances are it’s on the program for the April 23 concert by Appalachian State University’s Jazz Vocal Ensemble.