Section Navigation

Archive for November, 2002

Actor Robby Benson Shares Tips of the Trade with Theatre Students at Appalachian

112202benson.jpgBy Jane Nicholson

BOONE–Mention the name Robby Benson and many recall the teen star of the 1970s movies “Ice Castles,” “Ode to Billy Joe” and “One on One.”

Jeffrey Butterfield Presents Student Recital on Dec. 2

BOONE–Jeffrey Butterfield will present a percussion recital on Monday, Dec. 2, at 8 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall at Appalachian State University.

Collins to Serve as President of Alumni Council

by Crystal Thompson

BOONE–Jeannine Underdown Collins of Boone has been selected president of Appalachian State University’s Alumni Council.

Rodriguez Featured in Visiting Writers Series

111902rodriguez_dl.jpgby Crystal Thompson

BOONE–Poet Aleida Rodriguez will give a reading on Thursday, Dec. 5, in the Linville Falls Room of Plemmons Student Union at 7:30 p.m. as part of Appalachian State University’s Visiting Writers Series.

Wind Summit Held Dec. 9 at Appalachian

BOONE–The Appalachian State University Energy Center will present The 2002 Wind Summit on Monday, Dec. 9 at the Broyhill Inn and Conference Center.

“SantaLand Diaries” Presented Dec. 4 and 6 at Appalachian

BOONE–Jesse Gephart, a theatre major at Appalachian State University, will perform the one-man show “The SantaLand Diaries” Dec. 4 and 6 at 8 p.m. in I.G. Greer Arena Theatre.

Astronomy Club Informational Meeting Held Nov. 22

BOONE–Individuals interested in forming an astronomy club in the High Country are invited to attend a meeting on Friday, Nov. 22, at 8 p.m. in Room 354 Rankin Science Building at Appalachian State University.

“Learning Outdoors” Discussed on Television Program

111402outdoors_dl.jpgBOONE– Using nature as a teaching tool is the topic of “Learning Outdoors,” the latest episode of the cable television program “Appalachian Perspective.”

Brass Chamber Music Performed Nov. 19

BOONE–The Mariam Cannon Hayes School of Music presents an evening of brass chamber music on Tuesday, Nov. 19 at 8 p.m.