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RIEEE celebrates new NSF center award, ramps up research development efforts
Sep 20, 2021

On September 9th, the National Science Foundation (NSF) announced six new science and technology centers (STCs) and, for the first time, Appalachian S...

Students Conduct Influential Climate Change Research
Sep 1, 2021

Dr. Gregg Marland, who holds a dual appointment with the Research Institute for Environment, Energy and Economics and the Department of...

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Recipients of RIEEE Summer Student Scholars Program announced
Jul 29, 2021

RIEEE is piloting a Summer Student Scholars program in an effort to create and enhance meaningful student research experiences supported by the instit...

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Transdisciplinarity contributes to understanding of interkingdom communication pathways
May 10, 2021

At a subcellular level, bacteria, fungi and plants communicate with each other, between species and even kingdoms, through biological and chemical pac...

Appalachian stewards foundational climate science dataset
May 10, 2021

To get it right in the ongoing and increasingly urgent coverage of climate change in global media, and in policy discussions at all levels of governan...

CERPA researchers analyze local economic impact of COVID-19
Feb 4, 2021

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University was awarded nearly $98,000 in grant funding from the North Carolina Policy Collaboratory to con...

RIEEE Researchers contribute to 2020 Global Carbon Budget
Feb 4, 2021

BOONE, N.C. — The Global Carbon Project (GCP) has released its annual 2020 Global Carbon Budget, which estimates CO2 emissions for the year hav...

Community FEaST
Sep 28, 2020

AppalFRESH, the Appalachian Food Research for Equity Sustainability and Health Collaborative organizes the annual Community FEaST (Food Engagemen...

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RIEEE researchers receive AT&T Climate Resiliency Community Challenge Grant
Feb 6, 2020

RIEEE researchers Tammy Kowalczyk and Dennis Gilfillan received a grant from AT&T to examine climate resiliency in rural inland areas, focusing on...

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Appalachian Energy Center Grant Program Accepting Proposals
Feb 6, 2020

The Appalachian Energy Center (AEC) is open to proposals for funding to support research, engagement, and educational activities that align with the s...