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Michael A Ream
Mar 25, 2018

Diversity Arts Contest

Mar 25, 2018 by Michael A Ream

  Appalachian State University is seeking creative writers and visual artists to submit their works for presentation and publication during Appalachian's Diversity Celebration. 3 writing submissions and 3 visual arts submissions will be honored and recognized during the chancellor's reception, April 10, 2018 at 7pm. The Diversity Arts Contest is open only to current undergraduate and graduate Appalachian students. Complete the submissions form, using your Appalachian email to enter. The dead...

Michael A Ream
Mar 6, 2018

Global Peacebuilding Competition

Mar 6, 2018 by Michael A Ream

Do you want to make a difference in the world around you? Do you want to join other students locally and globally   To work for Peace and Justice?   Enter the “Global Peacebuilding Competition” (GPC) and you could win between $500 to $2000 to carry out your own “peace” plan. Here are the details: Appalachian’s Global Peacebuilding Committee has organized a student competition modeled on a worldwide United Nations youth competition. Your task for the GPC is to develop your own idea fo...

Michael A Ream
Jan 17, 2018

Immigration Lawyer Q&A

Jan 17, 2018 by Michael A Ream

Dr. Pappas is an Immigration Attorney from Asheville who has kindly offered to run workshops each month on campus for Appalachian Students to answer any questions they may have in relation to immigration law.

Michael A Ream
Jan 4, 2018

(CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER) Michelle Alexander at Schaefer Center 1/17/2018

Jan 4, 2018 by Michael A Ream

This event has been cancelled due to inclement weather and efforts to reschedule the event are being made currently. Updates on the rescheduling of this event will be posted here, as well as on our website. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Michael A Ream
Nov 13, 2017

Trans Day of Remembrance

Nov 13, 2017 by Michael A Ream

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Nov 8, 2017

Michael A Ream
Oct 23, 2017

Eminent Israeli Holocaust Historian and Yad Vashem Institute Director to Speak at ASU (Oct. 26)

Oct 23, 2017 by Michael A Ream

The Center for Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies has brought many distinguished scholars and historians to the ASU campus in recent years, but few -- if any -- have been as eminent as Professor Dan Michman of Yad Vashem, the World Holocaust Remembrance Center, in Israel.   The ASU community and general public are invited to Professor Michman’s evening lecture on Thursday, October 26, at 7:30 pm in Belk Library and Information Commons, Room 114. The lecture is entitled “Holocaust Resear...

John Keith
Jun 7, 2016

Linking Education and Diversity [L.E.A.D.] Orientation

Jun 7, 2016 by John Keith

Linking Education and Diversity [L.E.A.D.] is an intensive, two-day supplemental orientation program for incoming first-year and transfer students. While the program is open to the entire Appalachian State community, students from historically marginalized identities and backgrounds (students of color, students who identify as LGBT+, first-generation college students, etc.) are encouraged to participate.  In order to accommodate more new students and families, L.E.A.D. Orientation will condu...

Jean I Lawrence
Jan 20, 2016

MLK Commemoration Cancelled

Jan 20, 2016 by Jean I Lawrence

Dear Appalachian Community Members, Due to concerns about the approaching severe winter storm, the MLK Commemoration and dinner, featuring Dr. Michael Eric Dyson, scheduled for Thursday, January 21, 2016, has been canceled.  We regret that we must make this decision, but for the safety of all in our community, we believe it is the right one.   The MLK Commemoration will be rescheduled at a later date during spring semester.