CAS + BRAHM = Scolars and Scones!

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 10:37am
The Center for Appalachian Studies is partnerning with the Blowing Rock Art and History Museum this summer to provide public lectures on the Appalachian region as part of BRAHM's montly Scholars and Scones speaker series. The Scholars and...

ASU students present at national conference

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 1:11pm
Six students from Appalachian State traveled to Washington, D.C. Dec. 4-6 to present their research at the Appalachian Teaching Project (ATP) conference. Sponsored by the Appalachian Regional Commission, the ATP featured presentations from sixteen...

Parlier Creates GHSP Web App

Monday, November 3, 2014 - 11:20am
Nov. 3, 2014. MA student Aaron Parlier has created a mobile application for an online rock climbing guidebook of routes in Virginia's Grayson Highlands State Park. Parlier started the project as a climbing enthusiast who discovered that very little...

Weinstein Publishes in Bluegrass Unlimited

Monday, September 22, 2014 - 1:42pm
Sept. 22, 2014. MA student Natalya Weinstein had an article, "Remembering Jim Shumate: Pioneering Bluegrass Fiddler" published in the September 2014 issue of Bluegrass Unlimited. Her article details the life and musical legacy of Jim Shumate, which...

McKenzie Blogs for National Archives

Friday, September 5, 2014 - 5:02pm
Trevor McKenzie, MA graduate in the Appalachian Studies program, has begun a blogging project with the National Archives' National Historical Publications and Records Commission. McKenzie is working as a University Library Specialist at Appalachian...
BBC Radio's Frank Hennessey
 June 16, 2013.  Cardiff, Wales, UK ASU faculty featured on BBC Radio Wales   Two faculty from the Center for Appalachian Studies at Appalachian State University were interviewed on BBC Radio Wales about a 40 year exchange between...
The Spring 2013 issue of The AppalCore is here! Click the link below to view the PDF of Volume 1, Issue 2. In this newsletter, you will find: A feature article on the ASA Conference this past March A final note from Pat Beaver as Director of the...
IBMA Announces Leadership Bluegrass Class of 2013 Five North Carolinians will participate in the 2013 Leadership Bluegrass Program, run by the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA). Leadership Bluegrass, now in its 14th year...
The Center for Appalachian Studies and Appalachian State University will host the 36th Annual Appalachian Studies Conference March 22-24, 2013, an interdisciplinary gathering organized by the Appalachian Studies Association. ASU last hosted this...


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