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Christopher Farthing

Event Services for Student Clubs and Organizations

Christopher Farthing works with student clubs and organizations to plan events in the Plemmons Student Union and Legends Night Club. Christopher also contributes to Student Union policy development, coordinates special projectsfor the department, and serves as an Appalachian Allies Safe Zone Training Facilitator. An Appalachian alum and Boone native, Christopher hopes that his work will facilitate experiential learning opportunities that will encourage students to think critically, communicate effectively and develop their leadership skills.


Christopher is a two-time Appalachian graduate, and holds a Bachelor of Arts in English as well as a Master of Arts in Higher Education.