Cut from a different cloth: App State alumnus Mitch Purgason ’15 stitches his way to fashion’s forefront
Feb 14, 2022

BOONE, N.C. — Mitch Purgason’s time at Appalachian State University threaded the needle for his career in clothing design.

A historic semester for Enactus Appalachian
Nov 21, 2021

As students returned to full classrooms this semester, the students of Enactus Appalachian, part of an international organization dedicated to creating a better world, set new standards of wh

Enactus Appalachian wins early stage competition at '21 National Exposition
Apr 26, 2021

For the second consecutive year, Appalachian State University students have competed and won in the Early Stage Competition during the Enactus United States National Exposition.

Visiting South African professor shares expertise in social entrepreneurship with Walker students

This fall, Walker College of Business students have the opportunity to learn more about social entrepreneurship through an international lens...

The Walker College welcomes new faculty and staff members in Fall 2019

The Walker College of Business at Appalachian State University announces the appointments of 17 new faculty members and 5 new staff members.

Summer campers in Peacock Hall focus on innovation

During the summer of 2019, both the long-standing Martha Guy Summer Institute (MGSI) 

MBA alum spearheads entrepreneurship course at local K-8 school
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Alumnus launches startup generator to inspire next generation of entrepreneurs

Appalachian State University alumnus Tyler Norwood '12 aims to inspire people who want to launch businesses but don’t know how to

Business school entrepreneur center provides resources for students to start businesses

While at App State, addressable problems may come into view for students, a simultaneously exciting and paralyzing feeling.

Appalachian alumni launch Pubcycle of Boone

In May 2018, the Town of Boone welcomed an innovative new business, designed to promote sustainable transportation, local nightlife and safety...

Dec. 1 Educate to Empower event will support Chinmaya Organization for Rural Development

Appalachian State University senior management major Sirisha Karra is a team leader for the Raleigh branch of the Chinmaya Organiza