By Harley Nefe
BOONE, N.C. – Catawba Valley Institute of Management Accountants and members of the Student Chapter of the IMA gathered Aug. 25 for a night out at the L. P. Frans Stadium in Hickory.
CVIMA invited students to the Hickory Crawdads and to have dinner on the picnic deck.
Students from both Appalachian State University and Catawba Valley Community College attended.
CVIMA hosted the social event to meet and to get to know members as the new academic year started Aug. 19 for Appalachian students.
About Walker College of Business
The Walker College of Business at Appalachian State University delivers transformational educational experiences that prepare and inspire students to be ethical, innovative and engaged business leaders who positively impact our community, both locally and globally. The college places emphasis on international experiences, sustainable business practices, entrepreneurial programs and real-world applications with industry. Enrolling approximately 3,000 undergraduates in 10 majors and 175 graduate students in three master's programs, the Walker College is accredited by AACSB International – the premier global accrediting body for schools of business. Learn more at https://business.appstate.edu.
About Appalachian State University
Appalachian State University, in North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as global citizens who understand and engage their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. As one of 17 campuses in the University of North Carolina system, Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low student-to-faculty ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors.