So-So Dining at Appalachian State University

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On any given day, the average college student has a lot on their plate: attending lectures, working out at the recreational center, late night studying and the list goes on. A well balanced meal doesn’t just provide essential energy for all of these tasks. It provides a chance to sit down and relax for a moment. Appalachian State University is definitely the place to be for serious scholars. Everyone from time to the Princeton Review has praised the school’s academic programs, which offer 174 undergraduate majors across eight separate colleges. However, the question about its food remains vague. Is it fresh? Is it consistent? Does it even come close to the...

The Best and Worst Professors at Appalachian State University

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Appalachian State University might make you think of the mountains quiet and stretching but we assure you that its campus in Boone, North Carolina is actually quite thriving. Just how much thriving is it? Well, they host approximately 17,000 undergraduates who come from all over to enroll in one of the institution’s 174 majors. Noteworthy publications including time, the Princeton Review and U.S. News & World Report have applauded the academics Mountaineers pursue careers in everything from the humanities to health sciences. The college has also produced a slew of successful alumni, with many finding prominence in athletics and the entertainment...

5 Things I Wish I Knew About Before Attending Appalachian State University

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I enjoyed my time at Appalachian State University, but there are definitely a few things that would have made it easier to plan for. Here are some things you should know before you get to App State’s campus. 1.) The Weather Do not be fooled by the tour, which you will most likely take on a beautiful summer day. Sure, they’ll warn you about the hard winters, but you’ll probably picture fresh sheets of clean, “Instagrammable” powder. This will happen exactly once a year, on the first snow of the season, which unfailingly falls before Thanksgiving and sometimes before Halloween. After that first day or two, alternating periods of snowfall and...