Sept. 11, 2012. The impact of the court’s decision will be felt on employee benefit plans for years to come. Join the discussion about the broad ranging impact of the decision on the design and legal compliance issues facing employee benefit providers, as well as the tax and financing implications of the Act.
Sept. 10, 2012. Parkway school students who placed first in the state and sixth in the world in their division of the Odyssey of the Mind competition will offer a presentation Sept. 10 at 5 p.m. at the Watauga County Library.
Sept. 5, 2012. Discussions focusing on “The U.S. Constitution and the Death Penalty” will be held Monday, Sept. 17, at 6:30 p.m. in Room 114 Belk Library and Information Commons at Appalachian State University. Dr. Rhys Hester will present “Evolving Standards of Democracy: The Supreme Court’s Role in the Debate Over the Death Penalty.”
Aug. 28, 2012. Senior NASA scientist Dr. Dorothy K. Hall will present a talk Friday, Sept. 14, at Appalachian State University and on Saturday, Sept. 15, at Grandfather Mountain. Her talk Sept. 14 is titled “Using Satellite Data to Study Interconnections of Earth Systems” and will be at 3 p.m. in the Chemistry, Astronomy and Physics Building at ASU.
Aug. 17, 2012. A community conversation about noted playwright Romulus Linney will be led by Dr. Susan Cole, former chair of the Department of Theatre and Dance at Appalachian State University, at the Watauga County Public Library on Tuesday, Aug. 28 at 6:30 p.m.
Aug. 8, 2012. Retired stock broker, Roger Reynolds, 71, knows that when it comes to the stock market, timing is everything. He has predicted major stock events since the 80s by using patterns and his stock experience. If you have any interest in the stock market, do not miss Reynold’s discussion of market timing and fundamentals at the Boone Library.