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Archive for October, 2008

University and Chamber Singers perform Nov. 7

BOONE—The University Singers and Chamber Singers from Appalachian State University’s Hayes School of Music perform Nov. 7 at 8 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall. Admission is free.

Maxey leads Appalachian’s Office of Disability Services

maranda_Maxey_t_1.jpgBOONE—Maranda Maxey has known since she was 8 years old what kind of career she wanted. The Rutherford County native learned American Sign Language (ASL) as a child from her friends, picking up signing more easily than many people learn a foreign language.

Luncheon program Nov. 19 focuses on China

BOONE—Members of Appalachian State University’s Belk Library and Information Commons will share stories, photos and a video of their May visit to China during the Appalachian Pathways Luncheon Thursday, Nov. 19, at the Broyhill Inn and Conference Center on campus.

Kwanzaa Celebration held Nov. 18 at Appalachian

BOONE—The annual Kwanzaa Celebration will be held Nov. 18 at Legends at Appalachian State University. Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission is free; however, donations of toiletries and children’s books will be collected at the door to be given to non-profit agencies in Boone.

Jazz Ensemble I performs Nov. 5

BOONE—Celebrate fall with a touch of jazz performed by Appalachian Jazz Ensemble I in concert Nov. 5 in Appalachian State University’s Farthing Auditorium.

University inclement weather policy

Appalachian State University reserves the right to cancel or delay classes during severe weather conditions.  In determining whether to do so, the Chancellor consults with the Provost, Vice Chancellors, and other appropriate personnel. 

Public Outcry brings musical environmental message to campus Nov. 20

Public_Outcry_t.jpgBOONE—Public Outcry, a band comprising six of Kentucky’s most talented writers and musicians, will perform Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. in Broyhill Inn and Conference Center’s Helen Powers Hall at Appalachian State University. The program is free and open to the public.

Appalachian graduate student receives N. C. Housing Officer’s Graduate Student of the Year award

BOONE—Adam Wade, residence director and college student development graduate student at Appalachian State University, has received the N. C. Housing Officer’s (NCHO) Graduate Student of the Year award. The award was presented at the N.C. Housing Officer’s annual conference held in late October in Winston-Salem.

Appalachian Chamber Orchestra performs Nov. 2

BOONE— James Allen Anderson directs the Appalachian Chamber Orchestra in a Nov. 2 performance at Appalachian State University.

The program begins at 2 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall. Admission is free.