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Student Intern Spotlight: Elizabeth Haithcock
Jul 20, 2022

Elizabeth Haithcock is a rising senior double majoring in finance and banking and risk management and insurance. Elizabeth holds an internship for thi...

Student Intern Spotlight: Jake Schantz
Jul 12, 2022

Jake Schantz is a rising senior in the Risk Management and Insurance program. Jake holds an internship for this summer with United Producers Group, ba...

Student-Athlete Gains Support from Markel Specialty Scholarship
Jun 27, 2022

Summer Schloss, rising senior risk management and insurance (RMI) major and center for the Appalachian State Women’s Basketball team, has been award...

Scary good insurance: Devon Goolsby '20 to lead Granite Insurance's "haunted" program
Jun 15, 2022

Granite Insurance, a strategic partner of the Brantley Risk & Insurance Center (BRIC) at Appalachian State University, recently announced that its...

Student Spotlight: Sienna Sigmon
Jun 3, 2022

This month's student spotlight is rising senior, Sienna Sigmon! Sienna is from Taylorsville, NC and will graduate next May. She was recently awarded a...

The Institutes Griffith Insurance Education Foundation Hosts Three AppState Professors at Webinar
May 17, 2022

Last month, three professors from AppState spoke at one of The Institutes Griffith Insurance Education Foundation’s webinars titled “Foster Care a...

RIMS Challenge Team Wins First Place in International Competition
Apr 12, 2022

 Congratulations to the Appalachian State “RIMS Challenge” team, comprised of students Madison Browne (team captain), Omar Gonzalez, Ben Kolo...

AppState "RIMS Challenge" Team Moves Onto Global Finals
Mar 29, 2022

Congratulations to the Appalachian State “RIMS Challenge” team, comprised of students Madison Browne (team captain), Omar Gonzalez, Ben Kolodny an...

Catch-Up with AppRIMI Intern, Omar Gonzalez
Mar 29, 2022

It has nearly been a year since the conception of the Appalachian State Risk & Insurance Management Internship (AppRIMI) program. The internship i...

Board of Advisors Chairman and Alum, Josh Ammons, receives WSIA Advocacy Award
Mar 18, 2022

Josh Ammons (class of '07), executive vice president with Amwins Brokerage and Brantley Center board of advisors chairman, received the WSIA...