Packaging Concept by Liz Waters

Former Industrial Design student finishes as runner-up in Paperboard Packaging Alliance Student Design Competition Nov 30, 2017

Last spring, Liz Waters, now an Appalachian State University alumna from Cary, NC competed in the Paperboard Packaging Alliance (PPA) Student Design Challenge to design an interactive package for...

Design Camp Participants with Instructors

Expanding Awareness Aug 11, 2017

For the first time, Appalachian State University design educators held a summer camp

Appalachian State University student John Barton, a junior industrial design major from Atlanta, has received the 2017 Celia Moh Scholarship. This prestigious award is reserved for just five students around the country. Photo submitted by John Barton

Industrial Design Junior receives coveted Celia Moh Scholarship May 4, 2017

John Barton, a junior industrial design major at Appalachian State University, was awarded the Celia Moh Scholarship for the 2017-18 academic year.

Rickey Bell, Myers Welborn and Nathan Haeme

Industrial Design students awarded top honors in product design competition Feb 13, 2017

Appalachian State University industrial design seniors Rickey Bell of Davie County, Myers Welborn of Lexington and Nathan Haeme of Boone each...

Faculty member and Students

Industrial Design completes sponsored studio with WestRock Jan 19, 2017

This past fall semester the Industrial Design program partnered with WestRock® to create innovative new packaging concepts.

Annual Portfolio Review hosted by ASU's Industrial Design Program Nov 8, 2016

On October 29th Appalachian State University’s Industrial Design program and IDSA student club hosted an annual regional portfoli

Rider Evens in Germany as a Finalist in the Adidas Design Academy

Industrial design student secures prestigious Adidas Design Academy apprenticeship Jun 14, 2016

BOONE—Rider Evans, a 2016 graduate of Appalachian State University, competed against more than 2,000 students and recent graduates to become

Industrial Design student's blog, Dikore, on the rise [The Appalachian] May 3, 2016

An industrial design student at Appalachian State University has made her own furniture design blog with the help and support from her professors...

Reebok Designer mentors students in Applied Design capstone course Apr 25, 2016

Fourteen lucky students are currently prototyping designs for Reebok Futures during the spring capstone course.

Industrial Design Student receives coveted Celia Moh Scholarship Apr 25, 2016

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Sophomores Lauren Chesnet and Curtis Compton place in "Pitch Your Idea” competition Apr 12, 2016

Sophomore Industrial Design students, Lauren Chesnet and Curtis Compton, placed third in the  “Pitch Your Idea” competition