Dr. Anatoli Ignatov and Dr. Jacqui Ignatova during their trip in Ghana.

Sustainable Development Faculty Foster Partnership with University in Ghana
Oct 25, 2022

Over the last 12 years, Dr. Anatoli Ignatov and Dr. Jacqui Ignatova have been building a relationship with the University for Development Studies in T...

Dr. Jennifer Westerman is the new department chair for Sustainable Development.

Goodnight Family Department of Sustainable Development Announces New Department Chair Dr. Jennifer Westerman
Jul 5, 2021

The Goodnight Family Department of Sustainable Development at Appalachian State University is announcing Dr. Jennifer Westerman as...

Rebecca Brown said she learned a lot from her time on the farm.

Senior Says She's Learned About Life Through Her Experiences On The Farm
May 24, 2021

When things are challenging, Appalachian State University senior Rebecca Brown said she sometimes thinks back to her favorite moments on the farm, inc...

Sustainable Development student Justin Marks

‘Active citizenship’: How an App State sustainable development major hopes to save the world
Apr 17, 2021

Justin Marks, a senior at Appalachian State University, recently announced on national television he wants to “save the world.” Marks, a sust...

Sustainable Development Awards Fall 2020

Faculty and Students Receive Awards in Fall 2020 Semester
Jan 14, 2021

The Department of Sustainable Development presented awards for the fall 2020 semester. Check out our award recipients. ...

Rebecca Witter, PhD

College Honors Outstanding Teacher Award Recipient During Fall 2020 Commencement
Jan 11, 2021

In a new tradition, the flag bearer for the fall 2020 commencement for the College of Fine and Applied Arts is the college’s 2019-2020 Outstanding T...

Fine and Applied Arts Award Winners

College Recognizes Outstanding Faculty and Staff Contributions During 2020 Awards
Oct 1, 2020

Appalachian State University’s College of Fine and Applied Arts recognized its 2020 outstanding faculty and staff at the college’s annual awards p...

Tour the Farm on Oct. 5

Chickens, Cider and More!
Sep 23, 2019

Join Us Oct. 5 For Open House at the Farm Want to have some fresh pressed apple cider, and check out the amazing work being done at the Appalachi...

A Reading and Conversation on Stories of Climate Resilience in the South
Sep 6, 2019

On Wednesday, September 25, 2019 the Goodnight Family Sustainable Development Department will host an evening reading and conversation with author Ric...

Sustainable Development Fall 2019 Lunch & Learn Series
Sep 6, 2019

Goodnight Family Sustainable Development DepartmentFall 2019 Lunch and Learn Series All events will take place from 12:0...