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Community FEaST 2019
Sep 30, 2019

AppalFRESH, the Appalachian Food Research for Equity Sustainability and Health Collaborative is hosting the third annual Community FEaST (Food En...

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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...

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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...

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ORAU awards funding for Appalachian Carbon Research Group workshop
Sep 7, 2018

BOONE, N.C. - The Appalachian Carbon Research Group (ACRG) — an interdisciplinary group of faculty, staff and students at Appalachian State Universi...

NCDA&CS grant supports Appalachian research of biochar to increase crop yields at local farm
Sep 7, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Thanks to a $98,599 grant from the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (NCDA&CS), a team of professors ...

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Appalachian Carbon Research Group awarded UNC System funding to develop accounting guidelines for forest carbon offset projects
Sep 7, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Members of Appalachian State University's Carbon Research Group (ACRG) will expand upon their multidisciplinary work through an inter-...

RIEEE CONCERT Grant Program Now Accepting Applications
Sep 15, 2017

RIEEE launched the CONCERT (CONducting ComplEx Research Together) Grant program several years ago to support interdisciplinary research clusters. We a...

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RIEEE is now a partner in the GLOBE program
May 3, 2017

RIEEE became a GLOBE (Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment) Partner in 2017. GLOBE is an "international science and education p...