Appalachian alumnae preserve history through National Park Service internships
June 13, 2018
Appalachian alumnae Cala Castleberry and Hayley Wynn put the hands-on training and education they received in Appalachian’s Anthropology (BS) – Archaeology degree program to use during back-to-back National Park Service internships.
Be among the first to see Appalachian State University’s new Cruiser Class solar vehicle as Chancellor Sheri Everts, Team Sunergy and the Office of Sustainability host the unveiling of ROSE, the new solar vehicle. The event is free and open to the public.
Appalachian alumni from the classes of 1968 and prior are invited to celebrate the annual Black & Gold Reunion weekend with us! Highlights include the Black and Gold Society Induction, celebrating alumni from the Class of 1968 and prior; Black & Gold Reunion Welcome; community and campus bus tour; a reunion luncheon; and an athletics facility tour.
Presented by Appalachian State University’s Office of Arts & Cultural Programs, this annual celebration of the performing and visual arts is held every July in venues across the university campus, and features a diverse mix of music, dance, theatre, visual arts and film programming.
Kool & the Gang have influenced the music of three generations. Thanks to songs like Celebration, Cherish, Jungle Boogie, Summer Madness and Open Sesame, they’ve earned two Grammy Awards, seven American Music Awards, 25 Top Ten R&B hits, nine Top Ten Pop hits and 31 gold and platinum albums. Kool & the Gang has performed continuously for the past 43 years, longer than any R&B group in history.
With its bold vision, groundbreaking repertoire and virtuoso dancers, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet is known as one of the country’s preeminent touring contemporary ballet companies. The performance includes Jiri Kylian’s emotional “Return to a Strange Land,” Fernando Melo’s floor work “Dream Play” and Cayetano Soto’s playful “Huma Rojo.”