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What started out as a snow day diversion for a 10-year-old child turned into a lifelong passion and career for faculty member Dr. Nancy Oliver, who was selected as the Mace Bearer for the College of Fine and Applied Arts’ Spring 2021 commencement.
Julia De Brocq, a senior interior design major at Appalachian State University from Charlotte, N.C., won third-place in the 2020 PAVE Student Design Competition in collaboration with SketchUp. De Brocq’s award came with a $1,000 cash prize and recognition in official press releases.
Story by Laura Kellner (Kikkerland Design)
On February 2, 2020, 15 students from the Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina assembled at New York City’s Javits Convention Center for the winter NYNOW International Gift Fair. They were gathering to study the fresh and fun products of Kikkerland Design for Kikkerland’s 14th Design Challenge. This season’s challenge was to design a unique product that promotes sustainable practice.