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AppState students Peyton McAvoy, Shelby Weatherman and Mike Williams of NCAMIC

NCAMIC Presents Scholarships to AppState RMI Majors
Jan 26, 2017

The North Carolina Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NCAMIC) recently awarded scholarships to Appalachian State University (AppState) Risk Ma...

PriSim Agency Management Competition flyer

AppState students compete in first PriSim Agency Management Competition
Jan 18, 2017

The PriSim Agency Management Competition kicks off the first week of February, 2017. During the five-week, simulated online competition, teams from to...

App State Students Attend 2016 IIANC and IIABSC Conventions
Nov 21, 2016

IIANC Convention: October 2-4Six Appalachian State University (AppState) Risk Management & Insurance (RMI) majors, along with Brantley Center Dire...

Mike Plavnicky and David Marlett

2010 Appalachian State University Insurance Symposium: Workers Compensation Reform
Jun 9, 2015

The primary mission of the Brantley Risk and Insurance Center is to support the Risk Management and Insurance major at Appalachian State University. T...

Insuring Coastal Properties: The 2008 Appalachian State Insurance Symposium
Jun 9, 2015

The primary mission of the Brantley Risk and Insurance Center is to support the Risk Management and Insurance major at Appalachian State University. T...

2015 InsurExpo sign

IIANC Recognized as "Founding Strategic Partner" at the 2015 InsurExpo
Apr 17, 2015

Four Appalachian State University Risk Management & Insurance (RMI) majors, plus Brantley Risk & Insurance Center Associate Director Greg Lang...

AppState & UNCC co-host Insurance Symposium
Jun 27, 2013

University students, faculty, regulators and industry leaders met in May at the Residential Property Insurance Symposium to discuss current problems a...

Greg Langdon, assistant director of Appalachian’s Brantley Risk & Insurance Center; Dr. Dave Wood, director of the Brantley Center; Dr. Karen Epermanis, associate professor at Appalachian; and Dr. David Marlett, chairman of the Department of Finance, Banking and Insurance.

Appalachian, UNCC Bring Together Experts at Automobile Insurance Symposium
Apr 18, 2012

Automobile insurance is the largest property and casualty line of business based on premiums written and represents a critical component of an insuran...