Community FEaST 2020
Sep 28, 2020

AppalFRESH, the Appalachian Food Research for Equity Sustainability and Health Collaborative will host the fourth annual Community FEaST (Food En...

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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...

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Fall 2019 CONCERT program supports 20 faculty with nearly $27K
Jan 8, 2020

The Fall 2019 CONCERT competition received 10 proposals requesting a total of nearly $47,000.  Six proposals received awards totaling $26,952, su...

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RIEEE-supported researchers at inagural RECAPP
Nov 6, 2019

The inagural RECAPP: Research & Creative Activity at Appalachian celebration was held on October 25, 2019. The event was well attended for a Frida...

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Recent awards highlight diversity of research
Oct 25, 2019

Join us in congratulating Maggie Sugg (Geography), Steve Seagle (Biology/SAEREC) and John Whitehead (Economics) for new grant awards that were announc...

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For Heather Guy ’18, Appalachian ‘ticked all of the boxes’
Sep 7, 2019

BOONE, N.C. — Prior to enrolling in Appalachian State University's geography graduate program, Heather Guy's work experience involved computer model...

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Peterson’s recognizes App State as top-20 school for outdoor enthusiasts
Aug 8, 2019

Whether you’re an aspiring geologist or a mountain biker, a budding archaeologist or a kayaker, Appalachian State University and its Blue Ridge Moun...

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App State professor: August rain shouldn't fade fall leaves
Sep 25, 2018

CULLOWHEE, N.C. - Abundant August rains shouldn't have an impact on fall leaves showing their colors in western North Carolina, according to a univers...


Appalachian Carbon Research Group to Host Forest Offsets Workshop, September 21
Sep 12, 2018

In the effort to reduce the impact of climate change one approach is to decrease greenhouse gases by removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. This...