Events

  • Film: Train to Busan (2016)
    Oct 24
    Tuesday, October 24, 2017
    6:30pm
    Greenbriar Theater
    Free event

    A harrowing zombie horror-thriller that follows a group of terrified passengers fighting their way through a countrywide viral outbreak while trapped on a suspicion-filled, blood-drenched bullet train ride to Busan, a southern resort city that has managed to hold off the zombie hordes... or so everyone hopes. Part of the Global Film Series.

  • Film: Under Contract: Farmers and the Fine Print (2017)
    Oct 24
    Tuesday, October 24, 2017
    7:00pm
    I.G. Greer Theatre
    Free event

    For the first time in a full-length documentary, contract farmers tell their stories and industry experts reveal how the corporate production model pits farmer against farmer. Part of the Sustainability Film Series.

  • Ailey II: The Next Generation of Dance
    Oct 26
    Thursday, October 26, 2017
    7:00pm
    Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

    The talented dancers of Ailey II are renowned for captivating audiences and translating their strength and agility into powerful performances. The Ailey spirit shines as these artists perform an exhilarating and diverse repertory that includes Alvin Ailey’s timeless classics and thrilling new works by today’s outstanding emerging choreographers.

  • Professor Dan Michman: Holocaust Research Since 1990: Contemporary Contexts and Their Impact on the Comprehension of the Event
    Oct 26
    Thursday, October 26, 2017
    7:30pm
    Free event

    The Center for Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies has brought many distinguished scholars and historians to the ASU campus in recent years, but few—if any—have been as eminent as Professor Dan Michman of Yad Vashem, the World Holocaust Remembrance Center, in Israel.

  • Appalachian Online: Celebrating the Birth of Appalachian Studies
    Oct 27
    Friday, October 27, 2017
    4:00pm-7:00pm
    114 Belk Library and Information Commons

    Featuring a panel discussion on our most recent digitized collections followed by a reception with light snacks, wine, and music along with an open house in Special Collections at Appalachian's Belk Library & Information Commons.

  • Children's Literature Symposium: Crafting Stories with Poetry and Prose
    Oct 28
    Saturday, October 28, 2017
    8:30am-3:00pm

    Poet and author Allan Wolf, authors Allan Gratz and Heather Bouwman, and storyteller Donna Washington will present approaches for using literature to facilitate reading, creative writing, and storytelling in educational settings.

  • Science, Religion and the Economy: Hellenistic Innovation and the Conditions for early Jewish and Christian Imagination
    Nov 1
    Wednesday, November 1, 2017
    5:30pm
    114 Belk Library and Information Commons
    Free event

    Presented by Dr. Davis Hankins, assistant professor of religious studies, as part of the Department of Philosophy and Religion Colloquium Series.

  • International Education Week
    Nov 13

    17
    November 13-17, 2017

    International Education Week (IEW) at Appalachian State University is a celebration of transformational global experiences at home and abroad. Everyone is encouraged to participate in these free events, which take place throughout the week!

  • Film: Zootopia (2016)
    Nov 14
    Tuesday, November 14, 2017
    7:00pm
    I.G. Greer Theatre
    Free event

    In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy. Part of the Sustainability Film Series.

  • SDAP Coffee Talk
    Nov 17
    Friday, November 17, 2017
    8:45am-10:15am
    Reich College of Education Rotunda

    Love coffee? How about breakfast treats? Care to score some free smiles? Look no further! The Scholars with Diverse Abilities Program (SDAP) Coffee Talk series promotes interaction between people of all abilities.

  • Us The Duo
    Nov 17
    Friday, November 17, 2017
    7:00pm
    Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

    Singing/songwriting couple Michael and Carissa Rae Alvarado make their debut on the Schaefer Center stage performing crisp, pop-folk delivered with the same intimate emotion fans will recognize.

  • Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo
    Feb 9
    Friday, February 9, 2018
    7:00pm
    Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

    This company of professional male dancers presents a playful, entertaining view of traditional, classical ballet in parody form and en travesty, performing the full range of ballet and modern dance repertoire.

  • Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy: Visions of Cape Breton and Beyond
    Feb 27
    Tuesday, February 27, 2018
    7:00pm
    Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

    Fierce fiddling duo command the stage with an explosive celebration of raw energy and passion that infuses their traditional heritage with their taste for the contemporary.

  • Golden Dragon Acrobats
    Mar 16
    Friday, March 16, 2018
    7:00pm
    Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

    The Golden Dragon Acrobats combine award-winning acrobatics, traditional dance, spectacular costumes, ancient and contemporary music and theatrical techniques to present a show of breathtaking skill and spellbinding beauty.

  • Black Violin
    Apr 20
    Friday, April 20, 2018
    7:00pm
    Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

    Black Violin is composed of classically trained violist and violinist Wil B. and Kev Marcus who combine their classical training and and hip-hop influences to create a distinctive multi-genre sound that is often described as “classical boom.”