Outreach and Engagement

Veterinary Technology at Appalachian State University

Veterinary Technology program announces spring speaker series
Feb 8, 2023

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University's Veterinary Technology program, with support from the College of Arts and Sciences, is pleased to announ...

Pet Food drive 2022

Pet Food Drive 2022
Dec 8, 2022

The Veterinary Technology Program and the ASU Watauga Humane Society Club recently conducted a pet food drive to benefit the Watauga Humane Society's ...

Veterinary Technology at Appalachian State University

Veterinary Technology program holds pet food drive through December 2
Nov 21, 2022

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University's Veterinary Technology program, in collaboration with the App State Watauga Humane Society (WH...

Ann Wortinger with her grand-frenchie Josie

Wortinger Delivers Continuing Education in California and Michigan
Oct 28, 2022

In the lead-up to National Veterinary Technician Week, Ann Wortinger, lecturer and content development coordinator in Appalachian State's Veterinary T...

Corrigan Attends North Carolina Association of Veterinary Technicians Conference in Wilmington NC and Meets Current and Future App State Vet Tech Students

Corrigan Attends North Carolina Association of Veterinary Technicians Conference in Wilmington NC and Meets Current and Future App State Vet Tech Students
Oct 27, 2022

On October 22nd, Cape Fear Community College’s Veterinary Technology program hosted the first in-person conference for the North Carolina Associatio...

Dr. Virginia Kiefer Corrigan, program director of App State’s four-year online program in Veterinary Technology and member of the prestigious Homeward Bound leadership initiative for women with a background in STEMM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine).

Veterinary Technology leadership tackles global lack of women leaders in STEMM
Mar 8, 2022

In an effort to tackle a global lack of women leaders in STEMM, Dr. Virginia Corrigan, director of Appalachian State University’s new four-year onli...

Rural Resilience and Innovation Inaugural Seed Grants graphic with department titlemark and graphic depicting award and sustainability

Rural Resilience and Innovation Inaugural Seed Grants
Nov 3, 2021

The newest Department in the College of Arts and Sciences, the Department of Rural Resilience and Innovation (RRI) in partnership with Research Instit...

a scenic view of the blue ridge mountains photo by university communications

Teaching For Community Resilience (TFCR)
Oct 14, 2021

Teaching For Community Resilience (TFCR) is a year-long, theoretical and practical investigation of the intersection between public education and comm...