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3 New Strategic Partners Added

Three Additional Organizations Become Appalachian Brantley Center Strategic Partners
Feb 13, 2020

Granite Insurance Agency, Penn National Insurance and Selective Insurance recently joined the Appalachian State “Strategic Partners” program throu...

Spring 2020 Networking and Alcohol Etiquette Night

Brantley Center Presents Networking Skills & Alcohol Etiquette Night
Feb 12, 2020

More than 40 Appalachian State (AppState) Risk Management & Insurance and Actuarial Science majors, along with industry professionals from the Bra...

2020 HBCS Cover

Appalachian Professor and Employee Benefits Minors attend HBCE 2020 Conference
Jan 29, 2020

Appalachian's College of Business Professor Jamie Parson along with two students in the Employee Benefits minor program participated in the Health Ben...

Spring 2020 GIS Regional Conference

Appalachian’s GIS Rho Chapter Attends 2020 Regional Conference
Jan 27, 2020

Four members of Appalachian’s Gamma Iota Sigma Rho Chapter along with Professors David Marlett and Lori Medders attended the Spring 2020 GIS Regiona...

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Appalachian’s College of Business Students and Professor Parson Attend 2020 Big I Level Up Agent Summit
Jan 21, 2020

Three Appalachian College of Business majors, and Dr. Jamie Parson participated in the 2020 Big I Level Up Agent Summit on January 14-15 in New Orlean...

Spring 2020 WCOB Magazine graphic

Brantley Center & RMI Students in Spring 2020 WCOB Magazine
Jan 17, 2020

Stories featuring Brantley Risk & Insurance Center Director David Marlett (page 15) , along with RMI Professor Lori Medders (page 35) , RMI Senior...

2019 ERM Conference

Appalachian Risk Management & Insurance Majors Attend ERM Conference
Dec 16, 2019

Two Appalachian State Risk Management & Insurance majors, Megan Moreno and Devon Goolsby, were awarded scholarships to attend this year’s RIMS E...

2019 Carolinas RIMS Holiday Social

Carolinas RIMS Chapter Again Supports Appalachian RMI Program
Dec 9, 2019

At their December 2019 Holiday Social in Charlotte, the Carolinas Risk Insurance Management Society (RIMS) chapter officers made another $15,000 finan...

2019 AppState WomenLead Conf

AppState RMI Professors and Students Attend 2019 WomenLead Symposium
Dec 7, 2019

Appalachian’s Walker College of Business professors Dr. Lori Medders and Dr. Jamie Parson traveled with five Risk Management & Insurance (RMI) m...

Fall 2019 Summit Certification Inaugural Group

Appalachian Students Earn New Summit Certification
Nov 8, 2019

During the Fall 2019 Brantley Risk & Insurance Center Board of Advisors meeting in Boone on November 7, twenty-nine Appalachian Risk Management &a...