The Appalachian

Xanayra Marin-Lopez
Xanayra Marin-Lopez (she/her) is a sophomore journalism major and media studies minor from Clinton, NC.

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Xanayra Marin-Lopez, Multimedia Editor

Nov 20, 2020
University makes progress on Black At App State demands, chancellor engaged in diversity recruitment and retention (Story)
Nov 13, 2020
App State students react to election results in a year like no other (Story)
Nov 11, 2020
Striving for local impact: campaigners take election personally (Story)
Nov 05, 2020
App State approves enhanced pass/no credit option for fall 2020 (Story)
Oct 29, 2020
Chief Diversity Officer announces increase in diverse student enrollment, campus opportunities for underrepresented individuals (Story/Media)
Oct 12, 2020
Chancellor announces changes to housing contracts, COVID-19 testing at apartment complexes (Story)
Oct 01, 2020
Black at App State requests apology from chancellor after protest, shows support for Plemmons voting site (Story)
Sep 26, 2020
Black in Boone organizes vigil for Breonna Taylor (Media)
Sep 05, 2020
Review: Love in the Time of Corona (Media)
Aug 31, 2020
App State enrollment reaches 20,023 students, meets UNC System Benchmarks (Story)
Aug 25, 2020
What we know: UNC System schools’ COVID-19 plans (Story)
Jul 15, 2020
A photoshoot over FaceTime: App State graduate featured in Vogue Mexico (Story)
Jul 13, 2020
15 Goodnight Brothers employees test positive for COVID-19 (Story)
Jul 11, 2020
Chancellor and Cabinet respond to #BlackAtAppState, ‘Concerned Mountaineers’ release statement (Story)
Jun 24, 2020
Gov. Roy Cooper issues statewide mask mandate, delays move into Phase 3 (Story)
Jun 22, 2020
Peter Hans named new UNC System President (Story)
Jun 20, 2020
App State updates face covering policy, students share thoughts (Story)
Jun 18, 2020
App State announces changes to classroom life amid COVID-19 (Story/Media)
Jun 17, 2020
UNC-Chapel Hill lifts ban on renaming buildings; petitions, SGA advocate for App State to follow (Story/Media)
Jun 12, 2020
Panel discussion, film screening of Netflix documentary ’13th’ advocates for Black Lives Matter (Story)
Jun 10, 2020
SGA releases statement behind Black Lives Matter movement, notes future changes for academic year (Story)
Jun 06, 2020
EDITORIAL: Black lives matter in Spanish (Story)
Jun 02, 2020
Off-campus student, additional subcontractors test positive for COVID-19 (Story)
May 31, 2020
Gov. Roy Cooper responds to death of George Floyd, shows support for protests, activates 450 national guardsmen for de-escalation (Story)
May 27, 2020
Three additional App State subcontractors test positive for COVID-19 (Story)
May 19, 2020
COVID-19 hospitalizations at statewide high amid reopening plans (Story)
May 19, 2020
Seniors showcase their work in virtual fashion show (Story)
May 16, 2020
CARES Act emergency grants available to App State students (Story)
May 12, 2020
South Carolina allows dine-in services for restaurants (Story)
May 09, 2020
Watauga High students start podcast in quarantine, advocate for climate change (Story)
May 05, 2020
Phase One of reopening state to begin Friday, Gov. Cooper enforces “three W’s” (Media)
May 01, 2020
Time at home sparks new creativity among internet users (Story/Media)
Apr 30, 2020
AppHealthCare confirms ninth case of coronavirus in Watauga County (Story)
Apr 29, 2020
Gaston County re-opens businesses, contradicts stay-at-home order (Story)
Apr 13, 2020
Your guide to unemployment filings amid COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 10, 2020
App State students lend a distant helping hand to aging population, immunocompromised (Story)
Apr 09, 2020
Arts students get a different taste of “on camera” in online classes (Story)
Apr 02, 2020
Amid uncertainty, students create petitions to have say in their semester plans (Story)
Apr 02, 2020
Student teaching moved online due to the coronavirus (Story)
Mar 31, 2020
El gobernador Roy Cooper prohíbe desconectar servicios públicos con un nuevo orden (Story)
Mar 31, 2020
Governor Roy Cooper prohibits disconnecting utilities with new order (Story)
Mar 21, 2020
Faculty, students react to transition to online classes amid COVID-19 outbreak (Story)
Mar 20, 2020
Watauga Medical Center, Charles A. Cannon Jr. Memorial Hospital restrict visitors, enforce temperature checks (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
Governor Roy Cooper announces executive order (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
In Spanish: El gobernador Roy Cooper ordena a los restaurantes de Carolina del Norte poner fin al servicio de cina (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
Governor Roy Cooper mandates North Carolina restaurants to end dine-in service (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
In Spanish: Mapa de casos de coronavirus en Carolina del Norte por condado (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
In Spanish: Boone cancela el Desfile del Día de San Patricio, Rail Jam por preocupaciones sobre el coronavirus (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
In Spanish: App State extendera las vacaciones de primavera y permanecera abierta, transicionara de instrucción en persona a los métodos alternativos de entrega de cursos (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
In Spanish: ARHS limita a los visitantes en el Centro Médico Watauga, Cannon Memorial Hospital (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
In Spanish: AppHealthCare responde a los nuevos rumores de coronavirus en Boone (Story)
Mar 04, 2020
Climate Action Collaborative creates petition, hopes to work with university on climate neutrality (Story/Media)
Mar 03, 2020
VIDEO: Interview with App State College Republicans president (Story)
Mar 03, 2020
VIDEO: Interview with App State College Democrats president (Story)
Mar 03, 2020
Photo Gallery: North Carolina Primary (Story)
Feb 28, 2020
Students face search for housing on and off campus (Story)
Feb 25, 2020
Energy summit discusses campus, regional energy use with students and community (Media)
Feb 19, 2020
ALAS brings guidance, understanding to Latinx community on campus (Story)
Feb 14, 2020
Freshman hopes to bring App State’s first fraternity back to campus with service (Story)
Feb 09, 2020
Students for a Free Tibet first of its kind in North Carolina, hopes to advocate from Appalachia (Story/Media)
Feb 08, 2020
App State education majors tutor Hardin Park Elementary students, provide guidance, gain experience (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
App State students will pack their bags for service this spring break (Story)
Jan 20, 2020
MLK Challenge inspires further service from App State students (Media)