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New NCPreK at Blowing Rock Elementary School

Lucy Brock Child Development Laboratory Opening New NCPreK at Blowing Rock Elementary
Aug 11, 2017

Lucy Brock Child Development Laboratory Program (LBCDLP) is excited to open a new NCPreK at Blowing Rock Elementary School!We currently have a LBCDLP ...

Half a Century of Service to Children
Nov 17, 2016

A Message from Chairperson, Dr. Ellen Carpenter,It is said that retirement isn’t easy but it is something we all look forward to. Looking back to wh...

FCS Students Place Second in TEECA Conference
Nov 16, 2016

Congratulations to Sarah Grace and Kennedy Forbes, Family & Consumer Sciences Secondary Education students for placing second in the teaching comp...

November Faculty Spotlight, Teressa Sumrall
Nov 1, 2016

Meet Teressa, Teressa Sumrall is in her first year as a faculty member in the Department of Family and Child Studies, where her focus is on early...

Small children learning hands-on gardening

Lettuce Learn Project to host professional development workshop for educators
Jun 17, 2015

Appalachian State University and a Boone-based organization are offering a three-day workshop to help educators incorporate gardening into their curri...

FCS graduates group photo

Congratulations to 67 New 2015 FCS Graduates!
Jun 1, 2015

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FCS Scholarship winners: Brittany Buckner, Katrina Frye, Amber Kanoy, Amanda Nelson, and Courtney Smith.

Congratulations to FCS Scholarship winners!
Jul 7, 2014

Congratulations to FCS Scholarship winners: Brittany Buckner, Katrina Frye, Amber Kanoy, Amanda Nelson, and Courtney Smith. A big THANK YOU to our sch...

Blue ribbon logo of Watauga Democrat's 2014 Best of the Best

Lucy Brock Child Development Laboratory Program Voted Best Child Care Center in Watauga County
May 15, 2014

On Thursday, April 10th, the Watauga Democrat held a banquet honoring businesses and organizations that had been voted "Best of the Best" in Watauga C...

Management of Child Development Centers book cover

Dr. Patricia Hearron completes revision of textbook, Management of Child Development Centers, 8e
Apr 4, 2014

Patricia Hearron has completed the revision of a textbook that is being published in both print and digital format: Hearron, P.F. and Hildebrand, V. (...