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Flood Watch

A Flood Watch has been issued by the National Weather Service for Watauga County effective 1 pm Friday, December 14 until 6 pm Saturday, December 15. This includes Appalachian State University. Excessive rainfall combined with the current snow cover may lead to areas of flooding, especially along creeks and streams. Have multiple ways to receive watch/warning information. Have a plan to move away from rising water. Continue to monitor the National Weather Service or local media for the latest weather forecast.

Posted at 6:17pm on December 13, 2018 via Blackboard Connect.

Date Ideas in Boone
Dec 4, 2018

Boone, North Carolina, is a great place to go on fun outings with your significant other. There are tons of opportunities for dates in and around Boone, and utilizing the outdoors/mountains adds a lot of fun.

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Nail Your Job Interviews
Dec 3, 2018

I have had my share of good and bad interviews throughout my college career. For any job you want, whether it’s on campus, off campus, during the summer or postgraduate, college teaches you a lot about interviewers, even if you do not think so.

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Going to Class at Appalachian
Nov 28, 2018

When I was a first year student at Appalachian State University, the most common thing my parents told me to do was go to class. They repeatedly told me that if I didn’t go to all of my classes, my grades would suffer and I would have no idea what was going on.

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Job Searching at Appalachian
Oct 17, 2018

As a senior at Appalachian State University, I have experienced the stress of finding a job after a long four years of earning your degree. As a Walker College of Business (WCOB) student, I have access to numerous resources that help me search for a job.

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Working an On-Campus Job
Oct 17, 2018

While attending college, budgeting is always something you must keep in mind. In order to sustain yourself while attending school, you most likely will have to find a job. This can be stressful and frustrating, especially with busy schedules/classes.

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Philanthropy in Appalachian Sororities
Oct 3, 2018

When I first moved in at Appalachian State University, I knew I wanted to join Greek Life. I did not know many people at Appalachian and that’s why I went through recruitment. Once I was in recruitment, I learned about all the volunteer opportunities that came with being in a sorority.

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Preparing for College
Oct 3, 2018

When I first received my acceptance letter from Appalachian State University I was overwhelmed with so many emotions. I was happy, excited and felt accomplished, but I also felt anxious and very nervous. I have always been a homebody.

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Living On or Off Campus
Oct 3, 2018

College is not only the place where you get a higher education to better yourself and have better future, it is where you start making big life decisions by yourself. One of those major decisions will be have to be taken after your freshman year.

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Getting Involved in College
Oct 3, 2018

Although there are hundreds of clubs throughout Appalachian State University’s campus that you can join to occupy your time, sometimes it’s hard to find things related to your major that you want to be involved in.

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Winter Sports in Boone
Oct 3, 2018

Boone is a wonderful place year-round, but I especially enjoy the late fall and winter months when the cold weather rolls in. While some people dislike the cold and wish to stay inside, I highly recommend getting outside and participating in winter sports such as skiing or snowboarding.

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Perks of Being A Student During Football Season
Oct 3, 2018

Football season in the High Country is the highlight of the fall season! The local community continuously supports and backs the Mountaineers. Most individuals participate in tailgating before the Appalachian State University football games.

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Professional Career Development
Oct 3, 2018

When most students come to college, choosing the ideal major is daunting. Unlike other campuses, Appalachian State University has plenty to offer when it comes to professional and personal growth.

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Homecoming at Appalachian State University
Oct 3, 2018

Homecoming 2018 is fast approaching and you can literally feel the excitement as you walk around campus! Homecoming is a weekend filled with friends, family and returning students; all coming together to celebrate Appalachian State University.

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