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Recent SD graduate Cory Bryk

Farming as Therapy for PTSD

Thursday, August 1, 2013 - 3:06pm
After his service in the Marines and because of his interest in sustainability and agriculture, Cory Bryk pursued a Sustainable Development degree and concentrated in Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture. - See more at: http://today.appstate.edu/...
A Berry Patch Farm
Goodnight Family Sustainable Development Teaching and Research Farm in Fleetwood will be a snack stop location, with the Vitality Fast Food Truck on site.  (Read More)
High Country Farm Tour
Sustainability Council Awards Four Sustainable Arts Competitive Grants June 3, 2013. HC Press. ASU’s Sustainability Council has chosen the 2013 winning proposals of the annual Sustainable Arts Grants Awards. The council awarded grants for four...
Sandra Lubarsky
Posted May 22, 2013 in Woman AdvaNCe Meet one of the millions of North Carolina women working hard to make a difference: Dr. Sandra Lubarsky is one of the creators of the field of sustainable development. She developed one of the first graduate...
Posted May 8, 2013 at 4:10 pm · By ASU NewsFiled under Events, General, Sustainability, Sustainable Development, TodayShareThis BOONE—Mini-documentaries that were highlighted during Homegrown Film Festival: A Celebration of Sustainability in the...
"If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need." - Marcus Tullius Cicero, Roman philosopher Just a few steps from one of Appalachian State University's residence halls, the last of the season's tomatoes and squash ripen on the...
High Country Press | 12 Nov 2012 | by Jesse Wood In an event titled “Deepening the Discussion: Appetizers, Songs, and Stories about Food, Farming, & Food Justice,” guest chef Kabui, who is a Kenyan, will visit F.A.R.M. Café...
The sustainable development program has grown 57 percent since 2010, with enrollment at 261 declared majors now compared to 150 in 2010, said Sandra Lubarsky, director of sustainable development.
Appalachian Selected as one of Sierra's Top 10 Coolest Schools in America
The university received 10th place this year for being one of the "Coolest Schools" in the nation for sustainability by SIERRA magazine for the first time in three years.  The list was released last week and acknowledges colleges in the United...
Kayla TIllman Awarded Doc & Rosa Lee Watson Scholarship
On the SD program's 21st anniversary, the Doc and Rose Lee Watson Scholarship was awarded to 21-year-old Kayla Tilman at the 15th annual MusicFest 'n Sugar Grove this past weekend.


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