Appalachian Student Ambassadors 40th Anniversary Celebration



Appalachian Ambassador alumni are invited to celebrate the organization’s 40th Anniversary during the weekend of September 22 – 23, 2017! We encourage Ambassador alumni to check back here regularly for updates as we approach the celebration weekend and be on the lookout for an email from the Office of Alumni Affairs with more specific details and registration instructions. Make your plans now for this special celebration!

Weekend Activities

  • Friday, September 22
    • A special reception hosted by Chancellor Sheri N. Everts and the Appalachian Alumni Association at the Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts (formerly Farthing Auditorium) beginning at 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, September 23
    • Football tailgate event 2 ½  hours before kickoff in the Edwin Duncan / Rankin Science Building courtyard (game time will be announced 12 days prior)
    • Appalachian vs. Wake Forest football game at Kidd Brewer Stadium


Hotel Accommodations
To take advantage of discounted hotel rates, please call the establishments directly and ask for the Ambassador 40th Reunion rate before the respective deadline dates listed below.

  • Baymont Inn - $159
    828-264-0077
    1075 Highway 105, Boone NC 28607
    Rate Available until August 21, 2017

  • Holiday Inn Express - $154/$179
    828-264-2451
    1943 Blowing Rock Road, Boone NC 28607
    Rate Available until August 10, 2017

  • Courtyard by Marriott - $209
    828-265-7676
    1050 Highway 105, Boone NC 28607
    Rate Available until August 21, 2017

  • Hampton Inn - $274/$284
    828-386-6464
    1252 US Highway 421 South, Boone NC 28607
    Rate Available until July 28, 2017

If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Alumni Affairs at 828-262-2038 or email alumni@appstate.edu