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Archive for May, 2001

Appalachian Will Participate in National Learning Communities Initiative

BOONE–Appalachian State University is among 21 colleges, universities and community colleges selected to participate in the National Learning Communities Institute aimed at strengthening innovative approaches to college teaching and learning.

Alpha Chi Honors Smith

050201smith_betty_dl.jpgBOONE–The Alpha Chi national honor society at Appalachian State University has presented its outstanding service award to Betty K. Smith, a student records coordinator in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Knight Receives UNC Board of Governors Teaching Excellence Award

knight.jpgBy Jane Nicholson

BOONE — Education changed Pat Knight’s life. Now the Appalachian State University professor helps change the lives of others.

Bill Paul and Jimmy Smith Endowment Supports Math Education

BOONE–For more than 30 years Bill Paul and the late Jimmy Smith dedicated their lives to teaching, service and research in the field of mathematical sciences at Appalachian State University.

Commencement to be Held on May 12 & 13

BOONE–Appalachian State University’s commencement ceremonies will be held on Saturday, May 12, and Sunday, May 13.

$70K Software Gift Aids Business Management Students

BOONE — Students in Appalachian State University’s business management courses are learning about human resource information systems packages thanks to a $70,550 software and educational materials gift.