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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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Scenic attractions in Boone
Mar 7, 2018

As many of you may already know, Boone is known for many scenic attractions such as the Appalachian Trail, beautiful overlooks on the Blue Ridge Parkway and many other hiking opportunities throughout the area.

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College of Business
Mar 7, 2018

Appalachian State is well known for the Walker College of Business. The college offers over 10 different majors ranging from the following: supply chain management, marketing, management, computer information systems and many more.

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3 ways to be a good roommate
Mar 7, 2018

No two roommates will ever be the same, and often in college the biggest hassle is dealing with roommates. I have found in my college experience that the best practice with roomates is to lead by example and treat your roomates the way you want to be treated.

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My journey of becoming a college dog mom
Mar 7, 2018

“Do you know how much dogs cost? How are you gonna pay for that? Do you know how much attention dogs need?“ These are just some of the many questions along with confused looks I got when I was adopting my dog.

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Avoiding pre-test stress
Mar 7, 2018

It is about that time of the year again; everyone is settled into their class schedules, the workload has begun to pick up and the first round of exams is right around the corner.

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Reaching my dream at App State
Mar 7, 2018

Ever since move-in day freshman year, I have been welcomed by Appalachian State with open arms. Aside from the beautiful views and adventurous atmosphere, the Appalachian faculty and staff has been more than helpful with every aspect of my educational career.

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History department at Appalachian
Mar 7, 2018

As a history education major at Appalachian State, I spend a lot of time in the history department located in Belk Hall. The department is full of extremely qualified and knowledgeable professors who instruct a variety of courses Appalachian offers.

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Working out on campus
Feb 22, 2018

Coming to college, it is really difficult to find a balance where you can maintain a healthy lifestyle. Fortunately, Food Services offers many balanced meal options in all of the dining halls on campus.

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It's OK to not know
Feb 22, 2018

“What do you want to do after graduating?”: the daunting question college students are asked on a regular basis. We often are under the impression that we need to have it all together; however, it is okay to not know what your plans are going to be post graduation.

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The importance of attending Club Expo
Feb 22, 2018

College serves as a time where students are able to explore new passions; it is the time for students to expand their comfort zones and develop skills that will contribute to their success after graduation.

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