The Appalachian

“Spring Awakening” production cast goes virtual with musical performance

Brooke Drury, Christine Dudley, and Lauren Wasmund

April 24, 2020

During a time of uncertainty and isolation, the App State theatre program has proved that the arts can continue to flourish. After its cancellation, eight students from the musical production “Spring Awakening” took initiative to...

Students educate community on immigrant, refugee issues through new club

Marlen Cardenas, Reporter

April 11, 2020

After seeing a lack of support on campus for immigrants and refugees, sophomore Ashley Martin decided to make a change.  The Students Supporting Immigrants and Refugees club started meeting this semester after Martin, a social...

From the Classroom to the Stage

Jackie Park, Editor-in-Chief

March 4, 2020

At this point in his life, Chris Shreve has been a Virginia Tech football star known for his quick feet, a public health professor at App State, a father and a husband. Now, he is embarking on a new chapter in his life: rap. ...

Turchin Center program provides learning opportunity for student art educators

Ethan Murphy, Reporter

February 28, 2020

Turchin Center for the Visual Arts puts paint brushes and paper in the hands of children. On the first Friday of each month at 3:00 p.m., the center invites children to explore their creativity through its workshop Blazing Ea...