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Congratulations to our 11 newly-minted "Master Gardeners." Through a program at the Watauga Ag Extension office, 11 of our Physical Plant landscaping and recycling staff members completed the 40 hours of classroom instruction and are committed to an...

Bow To Your Sensei -Our MASTER Mechanic

Friday, July 11, 2014 - 10:42am
Sometimes we just have to brag on ourselves. When you bring your state vehicle in for service you're going to get the most qualified service in the High Country, and that's a fact.  Our technicians regularly train and re-certify in a variety of...
Danger- Construction

Danger! Don't Cross Construction Lines

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 - 8:37am
The University has undertaken many high priority construction, renovation, and demolition projects across the campus this summer.  Many projects are in occupied buildings.   We ask you to please refrain from entering the limits of a...
Winkler Hall Coming Down

The Day Winkler Hall Came Down

Monday, June 2, 2014 - 10:37am
If you missed the implosion demolition of Winkler Hall on June 1st, 2014 then you can watch it happen here. Life in Residence Halls at AppState may "rock," but it's not every day that a hall comes down.  The best video is in the first :30...
Cold Showers May 13 and 14th

You Won't Be In Hot Water May 13 -14th

Friday, May 9, 2014 - 3:57pm
Hot water and air conditioning services will both be interrupted on May 13th & 14th as we shut down campus steam for maintenance and repairs.  We've chosen this post-graduation time to do maintenance because most faculty, staff and students...

Football Fans Lead the Way With Composting and More

Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 1:47pm
Kidd Brewer Stadium is going greener: Zero Waste is Our Goal! Athletics is partnering with the Physical Plant and Office of Sustainability to develop a zero waste stadium plan, being implemented in the 2014 football season.   What's new?...
How to Handle Confidential Documents

What Do I Do With Confidential Documents?

Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 11:53am
  Handling confidential documents properly is a constant challenge. With the changes in technology over the past 20 years, a large amount of personal and business information can be obtained by security breaches. The need to protect identities...
Jim Bryan in front of tree

Jim Bryan, Landscape Superintendent

Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 10:54am
Our own Jim Bryan is pictured in the March 2014 edition of the Appalachian Magazine.  Page 58.  We just can't resist posting his photo one more time here.  Look at that guy.  And by the way, thanks to YOU and your diligent...
New Bus Shelters

New Solar Powered Bus Shelters Installed

Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 10:32am
Thanks to grant funding, Appalachian State in cooperation with AppalCART public transit is installing five new bus shelters this week.  The sleek design gives the campus an updated, contempary feel.  As an added feature, the shelters will...
Physical Plant Olympic Medal Winners
The Physical Plant five--team name "Physical PANTers"--scored a bronze in Health Promotion's campus-wide Olympic fitness challenge.  Over 60 people competed in the employee challenge which awarded points in categories like "adventure excercise...

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