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Community invited to 21st Diversity Celebration at App State April 5-7

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Last Updated on April 1, 2022 11:15 am

BOONE, N.C. — The 21st Diversity Celebration at Appalachian State University will take place Tuesday through Thursday, April 5-7. More than 25 events will take place over three days, celebrating diverse perspectives, cultures and values.
App State students, faculty, staff, K-12 schools and local community members are invited to the events. Storytelling is a focus for this year’s celebration, and featured events include the following:

  • Storytelling Through Dance, Tuesday, April 5, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Plemmons Student Union, Parkway Ballroom (420)
  • Concert with Weston Estate, Tuesday, April 5, 8-9:30 p.m., Legends
  • Storytelling Workshop with Ray Christian, Wednesday, April 6, 4-5 p.m., Plemmons Student Union, Rough Ridge (415)
  • Dinner and Storytelling with Ray Christian, Wednesday, April 6, 5:30-7 p.m., Plemmons Student Union, Parkway Ballroom (420)
  • Diversity Celebration Festival, Thursday, April 7, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sanford Mall
  • Storytelling through Film Workshop with Dr. John Little, Thursday, April 7, 4-5 p.m., Plemmons Student Union, Rough Ridge (415)
  • An Evening with Filmmaker Dr. John Little, Thursday, April 7, 6-8 p.m., Plemmons Student Union, Parkway Ballroom (420)

A full schedule of events can be viewed at diversity.appstate.edu/celebration/schedule. All events are free and open to the community. Parking is available in the Rivers Street parking deck before 5 p.m. and across campus after 5 p.m.
App State is committed to providing an inclusive experience for individuals with disabilities. If accommodations are needed in order to fully participate on the basis of a disability, contact the Office of Disability Resources (odr.appstate.edu or 828-262-3056).

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