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TEECA 2015 Winners

ASU Students Place First in Transportation at 2015 Eastern Region TEECA Conference
Nov 12, 2015

Students from Appalachian State University placed first in Transportation at the 2015 Eastern Region TEECA Conference this week in Virginia Beach. TEE...

Building Science Student Team Wins Second Place in Design/Build

Building Science Students Win Awards at ASC Region 2 Competition
Nov 2, 2015

The Building Science program had individual students and student teams place in the 2015 Associated Schools of Construction Region 2 Competition. Led ...

Nathan Anderson explaining the compost heating system at Nexus

Nexus Open House a Success
Oct 23, 2015

On Wednesday, October 21, faculty and students involved in the STBE "Nexus" project hosted an open house for members of the campus and regional commun...

Nexus Research Facility

Nexus Research Facility Conducts Open House on National Bioenergy Day
Oct 23, 2015

On October 21, 2015, local farmers and the general public were invited to learn about our research on a biomass greenhouse heating system. This event ...

Beech Mountain Small Wind Facility

Small Wind at Beech Mountain Provides Research and Learning for Students
Sep 28, 2015

The Small Wind Research and Demonstration Site is a set of small wind turbines maintained and experimented on by Appalachian State and is located in B...

IDEXlab Parking Day

Building Science Students Build Outdoor Classrooms for Parking Day
Sep 28, 2015

Friday, September 18th, Building Science students participated in Park(ing) Day, an international event that encourages participants to transform park...

Jeff Tiller and Marie Hoepfl

Hoepfl and Tiller win College Awards
Aug 21, 2015

Dr. Marie Hoepfl and Prof. Jeff Tiller each received an award at the 2015 College of Fine and Applied Arts Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony. Dr. Hoep...

ASU Race to Zero Team

Students Finish as Finalists in the US DOE Race to Zero Competition
May 20, 2015

BOONE—Appalachian State University finished as a top five finalist out of 39 teams, and the only university from North Carolina, that competed in th...

NCMCA Sigmon Memorial Design Competition Winners 2015

NCMCA Sigmon Memorial Design Competition Winners Announced
Apr 16, 2015

BOONE - Emily Porter, fourth from left, and Alexander Adzima (not pictured) are the winners of the Fourth Annual Appalachian State University NCMCA Si...

bioshelter lab sign

EPA P3 grant helps researchers at Appalachian explore affordable alternative energy options
Dec 3, 2014

Making a living as the owner of a small farm can be a hit or miss proposition. Farm owners must battle the weather, pests and rising energy costs as t...