Alumni & Friends


As an alumnus of the Department of Sustainable Technology and the Built Environment, you serve as an ambassador by helping to promote the department's programs and by helping to build important relationships with our broader professional communities. We encourage and welcome your continuing involvement in the department. 

  • Stay In Touch

We want to hear how you're doing!  Please let us know of your accomplishments and job status at or connect with us on LinkedIn.  Update your information on Appalachian's Alumni Page as well.

  • Get Involved

Share your knowledge by being a guest speaker in classes or to a Department of Sustainable Technology and the Built Environment student club or organization. Consider hiring one of our student interns, or taking part in a Jobs Fair to interview prospective employees. If interested in pursuing these options, contact Department Chair Ok-Youn Yu at, or contact the program directors listed for the program of interest.


We welcome professional connections and those interested in the department to tour a facility, be a guest speaker if you have expertise in an area of interest, hire our students for internships or employment, or to give.  Feel free to contact the Program Director of your area of interest.


If you are have an employment or internship opportunity specific to our students, please connect with: Jeremy Ferrell in Sustainable Technology or Chris Schoonover in Building Sciences.

Building the Future: STBE Scholarship Fund

STBE Scholarship Flier