The Appalachian

Climate Stories Collaborative hosts second Climate Stories Showcase

Christine Dudley, A&C Reporter

April 3, 2019

In the comic book “Fry,” a boy meets a brook trout turned mer-trout. As the boy befriends the brook trout turned mermaid, he notices the trout are suffering from rising water temperatures and increased sedimentation in the ...

Student organizes drag show hoping to make community more accessible

Christine Dudley, A&C Reporter

March 28, 2019

When freshman psychology major Andrew Vest first stepped onstage in full drag in high school, he was almost shaking with nerves. Once he started his routine, the infectious energy from the crowd gave him a rush. After that smal...

Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures to hold first annual Spring Symposium

Mack Foley, A&C Reporter

March 28, 2019

The Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures is holding Spring Symposium on March 26 in Room 412 of Anne Belk Library. The event will run from 8:45 a.m.-5:15 p.m. and will feature 14 presenters, discussing their research on to...

Noble Kava partners with Foggy Pine Books to host monthly story slam

Daisy Tucker

February 28, 2019

In January, a speaker stood in Noble Kava and told a story of his first time being tall enough to ride a rollercoaster. By the end, the audience was feeling the same joy he felt after accomplishing this feat. This is the power ...

Wellness and Prevention services presents Y(Our) Story to discuss mental health through fine arts

Cameron Stuart, Reporter

February 21, 2019

Students are sharing their personal stories about mental health with you during Y(Our) Story. Y(Our) Story will take place on Feb. 27 at 8 p.m. in the Blue Ridge Ballroom as part of semicolon week. Roy Dale Cox and Hannah Mage...

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Meet the battling bands

February 20, 2019