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Archive for September, 2006

Jon Beebe presents bassoon recital Oct. 10

BOONE—Bassoonist Jon Beebe will present a recital Tuesday, Oct. 10, at Appalachian State University. Beebe is a member of the faculty in the Mariam Cannon Hayes School of Music at Appalachian.

Classical guitarists perform Oct. 8-9 at Appalachian

BOONE—Classical guitarists

Stephen Aron and Matthew Hoover will present a series of concerts Oct. 8-9 at Appalachian State University.

Programs on sustainable development in Honduras presented in October

BOONE—Programs on sustainable agriculture and rural development practices of the Lenca, an indigenous people living in the highlands of Honduras, will be presented in October at Appalachian State University and in Boone.

Ruritan National Foundation Funds Scholarship at Appalachian

ruitan.jpgBOONE—A $1,200 scholarship has been established at Appalachian State University through the Ruritan National Foundation’s “Double Your Dollar” campaign.

Appalachian’s Board of Trustees approve parking deck fees, hear construction update

BOONE—New fees to park in the parking decks at Appalachian State University were approved by the Board of Trustees during their regular meeting Sept. 22.

Appalachian remains “Best Value” in Kiplinger’s magazine updated listing

BOONE—Kiplinger’s magazine has updated its list of best values in public colleges and universities with a “50 Best Values in Public Colleges” listing in the current issue.

Bachelor of social work degree-completion program proposed at Cleveland Community College

BOONE—Appalachian State University is proposing to offer a bachelor of social work degree-completion program beginning in August 2007 at Cleveland Community College.

National Geographic Photographer to Headline Photography Conference

BOONE — National Geographic photographer Sam Abell is the keynote speaker for the 2006 Society for Photographic Education Southeast Regional Conference Oct. 13-15 sponsored by Appalachian State University’s Technical Photography program in the Department of Technology.

President of Ginn Company speaks at Appalachian’s Boyles Lecture Series Oct. 4

ginn.jpgBOONE-Edward R. “Bobby” Ginn, president of The Ginn Company, will be the speaker at the Harlan E. Boyles Distinguished CEO Lecture at Appalachian State University.