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...
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.
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...
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...
Jan 20, 2016 by Jeanne Igoe 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.