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Archive for January, 2005

Appalachian’s Winter Folk Festival Features Music, Films and Lectures

BOONE-Folk music and its heritage are celebrated Feb. 7-10 during the Winter Folk Festival at Appalachian State University.

International Author Hosts Workshops and Book Signing

013105haydentorey_dl.jpgBOONE—Special educator, child psychologist, and international author Torey Hayden will conduct a workshop titled “Relationship-Driven Classroom Management” at the Broyhill Inn and Conference Center’s Trillium Room at Appalachian State University March 17-18.

Public Invited to Sustainable Energy Workshops

BOONE–The Appalachian State University Sustainable Energy Society presents a series of free workshops during spring semester.

” Iron and Silk” Selected for Appalachian’s Summer Reading Program

012805ironandsilk_dl.jpgBOONE-“Iron and Silk,” author Mark Salzman’s account of his two years in China, is the summer reading selection for entering freshman at Appalachian State University.

Professor Welcomes Year of Physics Celebration with Albert Einstein Presentation

012805mamola_dl.jpgBOONE—Appalachian State University physics professor Karl Mamola will discuss “Einstein’s Remarkable New York Summers” on Monday, Feb. 7, from 7 to 8 p.m. in Room 108 of the CAP Science Building on Rivers Street.

Winter Folk Festival Features Musician John Cohen Feb. 10

012705cohen_dl.jpgBOONE – The Winter Folk Festival Benefit Concert featuring musician John Cohen will take place on Thursday, Feb. 10, at 7 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall.

Sutton Brings Furniture Experts to Campus

BOONE – Charles Sutton, an executive in residence at Appalachian State University’s Department of Technology, is leading a semester-long furniture seminar this spring that brings home furnishings experts to share changing trends of the furniture industry with students.

Fuel Cells: An Emerging Force in NC’s Economy?

Industry, academia, and government converge to capitalize on economic opportunity

BOONE–Having stood on the sidelines of North Carolina’s technology-based economic development strategy for years, leaders of the state’s emerging fuel cell industry met last week and agreed to endorse legislation and other policy measures supporting industry development.

Student Musicians Present Jan. 27 Recital at Appalachian

BOONE-Student musicians at Appalachian State University who have received the A.J. Fletcher Young Artist, Hayes Young Artist and White Wind scholarships will present a free recital on Thursday, Jan. 27, at 8 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall.