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Storytelling is fueling climate conversations at Appalachian State University
Aug 14, 2019

At the university in Boone, North Carolina, faculty and students are using creative media to express themselves and inspire action. Read the full...

Storytelling is key to understanding climate change
Apr 24, 2019

About five years ago, a prominent author and activist writing extensively about environmental and climate issues had launched a creative multimedia cl...

Why Every City Needs a Climate Storyteller
Apr 14, 2019

The Climate Narrative Project, started by author Jeff Biggers, is training a new generation of storytellers to help us meet the challenges of climate ...

Climate Stories Collaborative hosts second Climate Stories Showcase
Apr 3, 2019

In the comic book “Fry,” a boy meets a brook trout turned mer-trout. As the boy befriends the brook trout turned mermaid, he notices the trout are...

Winners announced for 2019 Chancellor’s Innovation Scholars Program
Mar 21, 2019

Six winning entries by Appalachian State University faculty and staff have been announced for the 2019 Chancellor’s Innovation Scholars Program, inc...

Traditional Chief Albert Naquin raises climate change awareness
Apr 19, 2018

As a part of Climate Justice Month, Traditional Chief Albert Naquin, tribal leader of the Band of Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw tribe, visited Appalachian...

Chantal Bilodeau presents ‘Addressing Climate Change through the Arts’
Apr 17, 2018

From threatened salmon fisheries in Alaska to increasing sea levels in Bangladesh, about 25 climate-related issues were on display via a climate justi...

Regenerative Appalachia: Storytelling And Songs Re-Envision Boone, North Carolina
Jul 30, 2017

We don’t get to see my grandchildren very often, but we never miss the King family reunion in Boone. The kids always want to know how it happened. H...

Award winning author, Jeff Biggers, brings sustainability performance to Boone
Feb 16, 2017

In an effort to further influence the town to strive towards energy conservation, stronger local food systems and environmentally-friendly transportat...