Appalachian Magazine



SoundAffect: Janine Benyus on 3.8 Billion-year-old solutions to today's design challenges

How do we innovate solutions that will stand the test of time, and how can we measure how well they are working? The answers are all around us.

AppX: International Roommates

An Australian in the High Country sings songs at Mabel School, teaches kids to play cricket and learns what Southerners mean when they say "buggy."

SoundAffect: Jehanne Dubrow on claiming a space for the military spouse in literature

Poet Jehanne Dubrow's work conjures up provocative and sensual imagery that frequently pushes against long-held notions of the role and contributions of the military spouse.

What's Your Truth: Episode 003 Black and Professional in Boone, NC

Microaggressions, searching for black male mentors in Boone and how to watch football in Hawaii - it's a brand-new "Whats Your Truth?"

  • Where can an Appalachian degree take you?

    Anywhere you want to go! Appalachian State University generates passionate and engaged alumni, who become leaders in their communities and chosen professions. They exemplify how an Appalachian education can and does make the world a better place.

  • Faculty of Distinction

    Appalachian attracts and retains an exceptionally talented and committed faculty. Small classes and close interactions between faculty and students create a strong sense of community, which has become an Appalachian hallmark. Meet a few of our extraordinary faculty who create life-changing experiences in the classroom and beyond.

    • Dr. Leslie Bradbury
      Faculty Member of Distinction
      Reich College of Education – Associate professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction
    • Dr. Davis Hankins
      Faculty Member of Distinction
      College of Arts and Sciences – Assistant professor, Department of Philosophy and Religion