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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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My top 5 favorite things about Boone
Mar 12, 2018

There are countless things about the town of Boone that makes it so great. Like other college towns, Boone is home to many chains and other businesses that appeal to college students. However, Boone has many local businesses unique to the region which give it character and appeal to tourists....

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Best study spots in Boone
Mar 12, 2018

Boone is a great place to live, but we all know during finals season can be tough. One thing that always help me get out of my exam funk is studying in a spot I enjoy being in. Here are some of my favorite study spots both on-campus and around town.

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How I became a business major
Mar 12, 2018

When I came to App State, I thought I wanted to be a nursing major and help others in the hospital. I thought this was something I was passionate about. As I started taking different courses, I realized nursing was not for me.

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On-campus events
Mar 12, 2018

There are so many things to do in the town of Boone as you will realize soon after moving up the mountain, but what is on campus for you to do? As you would assume there are many resources that will provide you with entertainment throughout the year.

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Living on campus
Mar 8, 2018

Living on campus at Appalachian is an awesome experience that makes you feel much more connected to campus and the student community. When you live in one of the residence halls, you have to opportunity to live amongst other students and become part of the the Appalachian community.

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Intramural soccer
Mar 8, 2018

Being a college student and finding time to exercise can be really difficult. All the homework, studying and other priorities make it hard to find time to go to the gym. One of the best ways I stay in shape is being a part of intramural soccer.

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Game days
Mar 8, 2018

Ever since I can remember, sports have been a huge part of my life. From cheering on my high school team to cheering on the Carolina Panthers, being under stadium lights feels like home. With that being said, when I started applying to schools, football played a big role in my decisions.

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Career Fest and Business Connections
Mar 8, 2018

Appalachian State’s campus provides numerous resources and opportunities for students to engage in professional development by gaining internships and job opportunities.

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Managing stress in college
Mar 8, 2018

When I was in high school, stress was something I was used to dealing with. Whether it was with work, school or balancing the two of them, I thought I was pretty good at handling my commitments and stress levels.

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Transfer Facebook group
Mar 8, 2018

After I decided to come to Appalachain, I was invited to join a group on Facebook (Appalachian State Transfers) specifically for transfer students.

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