Walker College News

Appalachian State Students Travel to Bermuda

Appalachian State Students Travel to Bermuda
Jul 21, 2015

Dr. David Marlett and Emily Marlett of Appalachian State University's Walker College of Business led a group of ten students on a study abroad trip to...

Foster Care Family Act signing

Appalachian business professors help develop N.C.’s Foster Care Family Act
Jul 17, 2015

ASU NEWS-- David C. Marlett has been a department chair, college professor and insurance industry professional, but it's his recent work in foster car...

Improvements to Peacock Hall
Jun 19, 2015

Business students returning to Appalachian this fall will find their “home away from home” in a new and improved state. Peacock Hall, the home of ...

Roy McCraw

Walker College professor, BAC member talks leadership on Florida-based news talk program
Jun 17, 2015

Walker College of Business Advisory Council member and MBA professor Roy McCraw has teamed up with Jody Tompson, a professor at University of Tampa an...

Bailey Williams holds a piece of paper that reads

Student entrepreneur launches Kickstarter campaign to build business to help children and adults with motor control disorders
Jun 3, 2015

When we last heard from Industrial Design student Bailey Williams, she had earned a $15,000 award for Magnagrips, her design for a therapeutic glove t...

National Football Foundation logo

Walker College graduates named to Hampshire Honor Society
Jun 3, 2015

Three graduated football student-athletes — tight end Drew Bailey, offensive lineman Graham Fisher and quarterback Logan Hallock — earned spots on...

D. Keevon Baten

Walker College student has been awarded internship with Kauffman Foundation Entrepreneur-in-Residence program
May 14, 2015

Walker College of Business student, D. Keevon Baten, has been awarded an internship with the Kauffman Foundation Entrepreneur-in-Residence (EIR) progr...


More than 2,600 receive degrees during Appalachian’s May ceremonies
May 12, 2015

ASU NEWS - A sea of black robes, mortar boards and gold tassels filled Appalachian State University's Holmes Convocation Center for commencement cerem...

Emily Haas receiving Brooks award

Walker College students receives Ronny L. Brooks Award for Outstanding Leadership
May 6, 2015

Junior Management and Entrepreneurship major Emily Haas and Marketing and Entrepreneurship major Hope Canipe have received 2015 Ronny L. Brooks awards...

Doc Hendley meets talk attendees

Video of Doc Hendley, Hannah Davis now available online
Apr 20, 2015

Doc Hendley, Founder of Wine to Water, was the keynote speaker at the 7th annual Global Opportunities Conference "Business for a Better World" Friday,...