The ASA devises and distributes resolutions regarding ongoing issues outside of the association.
Below is a description of and link to each ASA resolution in PDF format.
The Memorandum of Understanding, an agreement between the ASA and the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC), was entered into on 23 July 2009 for the purpose of “seek[ing] opportunities to collaborate in activities and take actions to benefit the Appalachian people, their region, and their communities.”
The Radford University Resolution, an address made by former ASA President Carol Baugh given to the Radford University Appalachian Studies Department in March of 2008, expresses support for the RU Appalachian Studies Dept. in light of the University’s efforts to downsize its Appalachian Studies program.