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Packaging Concept by Liz Waters

Former Industrial Design student finishes as runner-up in Paperboard Packaging Alliance Student Design Competition Nov 30, 2017

Last spring, Liz Waters, now an Appalachian State University alumna from Cary, NC competed in the Paperboard Packaging Alliance (PPA) Student Design Challenge to design an interactive package for...

Department of Applied Design hosts 2017 Interior Design Educators Council Conference Oct 31, 2017

The Appalachian State Department of Applied Design hosted the 2017 South Regional Conference for the Interior Design Educators Council (IDEC) this month.

Pictured are, from left, Lance Bennett, vice president of specification, Eaton; Hazel Chang, student winner; Kaitlyn Hutchens, student winner; Megan Everhart, student winner; Rebecca Hadley Catter, manager of SOURCE; and Mark Eubanks, president of Eaton’s Lighting Division.

Design students from Appalachian named 2015 SOURCE awards winners Jun 23, 2015

Power management company Eaton, a 2015 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year, recently named Appalachian State University students Megan Everhart,

Rebecca Goddard furniture

Award-winning furniture design grew from a grandfather’s encouragement Jun 23, 2015

Rebecca Goddard's award-winning furniture design is as much a tribute to her late grandfather as it is an acknowledgment of her talents.

Industrial Design Student, Ian O'Hare, named the featured student designer for Groovystuff Jun 23, 2015

Ian O'Hare, a senior in the Industrial Design program, was named the featured student designer for Groovystuff, having won the most recent "...

Hazel Chang

Hazel Chang Winner of Cooper Lighting’s 37th Annual SOURCE Awards Jun 23, 2015

Interior Design student Hazel Chang announced as the winner of the Cooper Lighting's 37th Annual SOURCE Award today at Lightfair International in...

therapeutic glove

Class design project leads to cash award, patent application and potential business Jun 23, 2015

A design for a therapeutic glove that could help improve dexterity and grip strength for children and adults has resulted in a $15,000 award to...

Three TED Students Win the Coveted Celia Moh Scholarship Jun 23, 2015

Three Deparment of Technology & Environmental Design undergraduate students have been selected to receive the Celia Moh Scholarship for the...