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Archive for November, 2005

Huntley Named Dean of Appalachian’s Graduate School

d05_2huntley09.jpgBOONE – Following a national search, Edelma Huntley has been named dean of the Cratis D. Williams Graduate School at Appalachian State University. She had been serving in an interim capacity since February.

Giving Thanks

d05_11traditions05.jpgStudents in a class on culture and food at Appalachian State University celebrated Thanksgiving with a meal they prepared as part of their coursework.

Catherine J. Smith Gallery Presents Exhibition by Graduating Students

seniorart.jpgBOONE—Appalachian State University presents the BFA Senior Studio Exhibition: Fall 2005 at the Catherine J. Smith Gallery on campus.

A Holiday Tradition Returns to Boone

BOONE—A Messiah Sing-Along will be held Sunday, Dec. 11, at 7:30 p.m. in Broyhill

Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall on the Appalachian State University campus.

Appalachian Receives $1.1 Million in Defense Department Funding

BOONE—Researchers at Appalachian State University have received $1.1 million in funding from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), for a two-year study of the effects of quercetin, a substance that might help maintain soldiers’ immune systems.

Holiday Concert Presented Dec. 2

BOONE—The Mariam Cannon Hayes School of Music at Appalachian State University will host its annual Holiday Scholarship Concert Dec. 2 at 7:30 p.m. in Farthing Auditorium.

Helping Others

helpingothers.jpgAppalachian State University recently hosted the 13th Annual North Carolina Campus Compact Student Volunteer & Service-Learning Conference, which was attended by more than 200 students from 22 institutions.

Concocting A Tasty Treat

d05_11chemdemo2w.jpgThere’s one sure way to pack a lecture hall: Give away ice cream.

Appalachian Symphony Orchestra Performs

BOONE— Compositions by Wagner, Strauss and Williams will be performed by the Appalachian Symphony Orchestra Sunday, Dec. 4, at 2 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’sRosen Concert Hall.