Michael Wade

Professor Michael Wade is a historian with graduate credits and several decades of reading in the fields of ecology, alternative energy technologies, sustainable agriculture, and environmental education.  He teaches courses in Recent US History; the Civil Rights Movement; Race, Rock & Rebellion; and American Cultural History. He has also taught ENV/SD 3530 Climate Change for the Sustainable Development and Environmental Sciences departments.  He is the author of Sugar Dynasty, A Frontier Boyhood, and Education in Louisiana in addition to a score of articles and book chapters.  His current writing projects are a history of college desegregation in Louisiana and a manuscript with the working title Twenty-First Century Limited. He is a past chair of the History Department and past president and Fellow of the Louisiana Historical Association. His special teaching interest at present is undergraduates, especially entering freshmen.

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The First Year Seminar is part of the General Education Program located in Anne Belk Hall, Room 250.

Phone: 828-262-2028

Our mailing address:
First Year Seminar
ASU Box 32065
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC 28608

Director of First Year Seminar:
Rick Klima

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