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Archive for May, 2005

Industry Designers Judge Chair Design Competition

By Amy Ross

050505chairs27_dl.jpgBOONE — A lively turnout and high-quality student work confirms the growth and success of the Appalachian State University Chair Design Competition.

Belk Library and Information Commons Landscape

050505landscape_dl.jpgHundreds of plants await planting along the new Belk Library and Information Commons at Appalachian State University.

Student Work Benefits Caldwell County Chamber of Commerce

By Will Gilespie

BOONE – Students in Appalachian State University’s Department of Communication put their education to work this spring for the Caldwell County Chamber of Commerce.

Students Complete Community Service Through “The Candidate”

050305candidate_dl.jpgBOONE – Three local non-profit agencies – Hospitality House, OASIS and Watauga Youth Network – have improved space for their clients thanks to “The Candidate,” a collegiate competition inspired by NBC’s reality show “The Apprentice” in which Appalachian State University students performed community service.

Petschauer Named Outstanding Freshman Advocate

petschauer_dl.jpgBOONE – Joni W. Petschauer, Appalachian State University’s director of learning communities in General Studies, has received the 2005 Harvey R. Durham Award for Outstanding Freshman Advocate.

State’s Tourism is Topic of Latest “Appalachian Perspective”

BOONE – North Carolina is the nation’s sixth most-visited state, making Tar Heel tourism a $12.6 billion industry.

Catherine J. Smith Gallery Presents Exhibition of Senior Students

BOONE – Appalachian State University presents the “BFA Candidates Exhibition Spring 2005″ at the Catherine J. Smith Gallery.