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Brantley Center says Goodbye and Congratulations to RMI seniors at Senior Send-off event
May 10, 2021

The Brantley Risk & Insurance Center held a Senior Send-off event this past Saturday for graduating RMI students. The event was held in the Hollan...

Dr. Lori Medders on Zoom call

Dr. Lori Medders Announced as the Service Award Winner at the Sywassink Awards
Apr 30, 2021

The Brantley Center is proud to announce that one of our faculty members, Dr. Lori Medders, won the Sywassink Service Award at the Sywassink Award Cer...

Insurance International Markets Class Virtual Tours
Apr 22, 2021

The Insurance International Markets class typically travels to either Bermuda or London on any given year to supplement their classroom learning on th...

Outreach and Support Following Chauvin Conviction
Apr 21, 2021

The nation has closely watched the proceedings of the trial against Derek Chauvin for the unintentional second-degree murder, third-degree murder, and...

AppState RIMS Team Advances to Finals
Apr 21, 2021

Appalachian State’s Risk Management Challenge Team is one of three schools nationwide chosen to advance to the final round in the 2021 Spencer-RIMS ...

Gamma Iota Sigma Hosts Food Drive
Apr 21, 2021

The Appalachian State Gamma Iota Sigma Rho chapter is finishing up their semester-long food drive. The proceeds of this food drive are going to the Su...

Student Spotlight: Susann Rivera
Apr 19, 2021

Susann Rivera is excited to apply her risk management and insurance knowledge from App State to her first job as an Underwriting International Graduat...

Markel Specialty Announces Jacqueline Salinas as First Ever Markel Specialty Scholar
Apr 15, 2021

Join us in congratulating Jacqueline Salinas, the first recipient of the Markel Specialty Scholarship. The scholarship sponsored by Markel Specialty i...

Dr. Parson Selected as '21-'22 NAIC Research Fellow
Apr 15, 2021

Dr. Jamie Parson—Appalachian State Professor in the Finance, Banking and Insurance department—was selected as a NAIC (National Association of Insu...

Brantley Center Sponsors AppRIMI Internship Program
Apr 15, 2021

The Brantley Risk and Insurance Center is proud to sponsor the first-ever on-campus Appalachian State Risk & Insurance Management Internship (AppR...