For Appalachian State University’s Black Mountain College (BMC) Semester in spring 2018, multiple departments across the university are collaborating with area museums and other venues to host exhibits, lectures and workshops that will highlight the importance of BMC’s influence within the Appalachian region’s creative, educational and political movements.
Internships are core to the workplace success of our students post-graduation. Feedback from employers indicates they appreciate our graduates’ abilities to think critically, build relationships, and communicate effectively. Appalachian’s Internship Fair will attract more than 40 employers hoping to engage our students.
Part of the Black Mountain College Semester (BMCS)
Wednesday, Jan 24, 2018
A graduate of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition and filmmaker of "Fully Awake: Black Mountain College" (2008), Cathryn Zommer is in the process of releasing a newly expanded iteration of the film.
In Well, playwright Lisa Kron uses her own life experience to address what it means to be healthy in medical, personal and social terms. "This play is not about my mother and me," begins the character of Lisa. But, of course, it is about her mother, and her mother's extraordinary ability to heal a changing neighborhood, despite her inability to heal herself.