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Archive for May, 2001

Appalachian Business Faculty Honored for Achievements

bawards.jpgBOONE — Appalachian State University’s Walker College of Business has recognized three faculty members for excellence in teaching, research and service.

Students Explore Energy-Saving Construction Techniques

By Jane Nicholson

BOONE–Building an energy efficient house doesn’t have to be expensive.

Hayes School of Music Receives Infusion of Gifts

052101tubamarchbnd_dl.jpgBy Jane Nicholson

BOONE–Music students can’t fully realize their talents if they play on substandard instruments, says William Harbinson, dean of Appalachian State University’s Mariam Cannon Hayes School of Music.

“Perspective”: Drink Plenty of Fluids While Exercising in Hot Weather

jogg.jpgBOONE–Dehydration and heat-related illness are major concerns for people exercising in summer temperatures, according to a health expert on “Appalachian Perspective” cable television show.

Summer Craft Workshops Begin in June at Appalachian

BOONE–Summer is a time for creative endeavors and learning new skills at Appalachian State University.

Appalachian Graduates Urged to Embrace Change, Make a Difference

By Jane Nicholson

BOONE–Commencement speaker J. Bradley Wilson urged Appalachian State University College of Arts and Sciences graduates to make a difference in their lives even in the face of opposition.

Appalachian’s School of Music Receives $10 Million Gift

hayes.jpgBOONE–As more than 1,200 students prepare for weekend commencement ceremonies at Appalachian State University, officials today announced the largest “graduation” gift in the university’s 101-year history.

Appalachian Alumni Association Presents Outstanding Service Awards

050801osagroup1_dl.jpgby Jane Nicholoson

BOONE–Thomas E. Chandler, John and Faye Cooper and Marie Furches hail from across the South.

Graduate Students Honored for Outstanding Scholarship

winner.jpgBOONE–Nine graduate students at Appalachian State University have received awards from the Cratis D. Williams Graduate School for their outstanding performance and scholarship.