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A team of students won first-place honors in the US Department of Energy Race to Zero competition 2016 in the "Suburban Single-Family Housing" contest for their entry Resilient House. The creation of Team (Re)Connect, the house was planned for a...
David Domermuth and Jeff Ramsdell at Nexus

Nexus Open House a Success

Friday, October 23, 2015 - 12:46pm
  On Wednesday, October 21, faculty and students involved in the STBE "Nexus" project hosted an open house for members of the campus and regional community. The open house featured tours of the demonstration and research projects underway at...
Appalachian State University Race to Zero 2015 team members
BOONE—Appalachian State University finished as a top five finalist out of 39 teams, and the only university from North Carolina, that competed in the U.S. Department of Energy (USDOE)’s Race to Zero Student Design Competition at the National...
Appalachian State University is one of only two U.S.-based teams selected to compete in the 2014 Solar Decathlon Europe competition. The team is partnering with the University of Angers in development of "Maison Reciprocity," which is being designed...
Effective Fall 2012, the Master of Science in Technology program includes a new concentration in Sustainable Design and Construction. This concentration is designed for students interested in the integrative design process and aims to bring together...
We wish a fond farewell to a large group of students who have completed the program this summer. May 2012 graduates include Landon Abernethy, Drew Basinger, Joshua Bowman, Sebastian Brundage, Anthony Drummond, Chris Guttenberg, Kenric Hartman, David...

Congratulations to our December 2011 Graduates!

Sunday, December 18, 2011 - 1:00am
We extend our congratulations and wish a fond farewell to fellow graduate students Josh Ball, Michal Duffy, Leila Jackson, David Lee, Alexandra Patey, Sam Sink, and Joe Sizemore, who have completed their programs effective December 2011. These...

Graduate Program Newsletter Now Available Online

Monday, November 28, 2011 - 1:00am
The Department of Technology and Environmental Design's graduate program newsletter, The Current, is now available online. Look for the links in the box on the left side of this page. The Current will be published twice annually. Look for the next...
With funding through the USAID, Appalachian State University has partnered with the Universidad de las Americas Puebla (UDLAP) in the USAID-TIES project. Envisioned by Dr. Jesse Lutabingwa, head of the Appalachian Office of International Education...
In October, 2010, the Master of Science Program in the Department of Technology was officially designated a Peace Corps Master's International Program. Under this model, students will apply for graduate study and Peace Corps volunteer service at the...


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