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Archive for November, 2005

Appalachian Chorale Performs Dec. 6

BOONE—The Appalachian Chorale will present a 30th anniversary concert on Tuesday, Dec. 6, at 8 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall at Appalachian State University. Admission is free.

Area Residents Invited to Whitener Hall Farewell Party

BOONE— A going-away party commemorating the last days of Whitener Hall, home to Appalachian Elementary School from the 1950-70s will be held Friday, Dec. 2, at 3:30 p.m. at Appalachian State University.

Students Participate in Undergraduate Research Symposium in Raleigh

liberace.jpgBOONE—Seventeen undergraduate students from Appalachian State University delivered eight different research presentations at the First Annual State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research Symposium in Raleigh Nov. 12.

Shake It, Baby

dancemarathon_000.jpgStudents at Appalachian State University raised approximately $21,000 for local charities through the annual Dance Marathon, a kick-off event to homecoming activities.

Students learn about Study Abroad opportunities

11international22_003.jpgStudents at Appalachian State University learned about study abroad opportunities during an International Programs Fair sponsored by the Office of International Programs.

International Programs Fair

international12.jpgDr. Zhiyuan Chen from Appalachian State University’s Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures is ready to greet students attending an International Programs Fair.

Growth in Regional Economy Boosts Employment

BOONE—The region’s economy continued to expand in September with economic activity in Western North Carolina increasing 0.4 percent in September, continuing a trend of solid growth.

The American Chamber Players Visit Appalachian State University

chamber_dl.jpgThe American Chamber Players recently visited Appalachian State University and participated in several educational events,

culminating in a performance in Rosen Concert Hall.

Solar-powered Tree Lighting to Be Held Dec. 4

BOONE – A holiday tree lighting that uses energy-efficient bulbs powered by the sun will be presented Dec. 4 from 6-8 p.m. at the Jones House Community Center in downtown Boone.