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    Geologist Johnny Waters studies the relationship between climate change and changes in the ecosystem. As co-leader of a United Nations-sponsored research team, he and others have found evidence in Central Asia for catastrophic oceanographic events associated with climate change and a mass extinction that occured 375 million years ago. [ more . . . ]
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Among the nation's best values

Publications such as U.S. News and World Report, Kiplinger's, Consumer Digest and Princeton Review consistently rank Appalachian among the nation's best values in education.

Mountains to enjoy

Outdoor Programs sponsors trips for hiking, backpacking, kayaking, paddling, rock climbing, caving and more.

Lowell Hayes, artist

As Appalachian State University's Turchin Center for the Visual Arts celebrates its 10th anniversary, we also celebrate the value art adds to our lives. This video is one of a three-part series of conversations with contemporary artists produced in 2013. Here, artist Lowell Hayes talks about his art, his creative process and what inspires him to make art.

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Turchin Center for the Visual Arts 10 year anniversary

To celebrate the 10 year anniversary of the opening of Appalachian State University's Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, this video was created in may 2013 to commemorate Bob and Lillian Turchin, who helped the university realize the dream of sharing an active and engaging visual arts center with our students, faculty, staff and community.

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Keep your life - Change you future

Appalachian State University offers a wide variety of transfer distance education degree programs at the undergraduate level and both degree and certificate programs at the graduate level. Programs are offered at sites/locations across western North Carolina and online ... Learn more

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