Honors senior Chancellor's Scholar and sustainable development major Sydney Blume traveled to Banff, Canada, for ten days of avalanche training and snowboarding adventures over Spring Break (March 9-19, 2017).
Honors Alumnus (May ’17) Kevin Goslen has been awarded a post-baccalaureate research position with the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) in Raleigh for the 2017-18 academic year.
Thanks to a Critical Language Scholarship, Honors junior and political science major Shaina Katz is spending her summer in Morocco studying Arabic . To read the full story by University Communications, click here.
Congratulations 2017 Honors College Graduates!
Jun 1, 2017
The Spring 2017 University Honors Commencement Ceremony was held Friday May 12, 2017 in the Parkway Ballroom of the Plemmons Student Union. In this ceremony, seventy-five students earned the distinction of University Honors, and received the Honors medal.
Maddison Staszkiewicz has accepted a position with Global Brigades. She will be working in Tegucigalpa, Honduras as a Program Associate.
Honors Alumna Ali Moxley (May '17) Wins Second Place in International Food Solutions Challenge
May 31, 2017
Click here for full story, "Concept for turning corn chip oil into biodiesel fuel earns Appalachian students second place in international Food Solutions Challenge."
Congratulations to the ten incoming Honors freshmen who have been awarded the Chancellor’s Scholarship. The Chancellor's scholarship is Appalachian’s oldest and most academically competitive merit-based scholarship. It offers full institutional costs for eight semesters.
Senior Honors student Grayson Bodenheimer has spent his final semester at the University of Helsinki, Finland.
2016-17 Honors Faculty Awards
May 16, 2017
Three faculty were recognized and presented 2016-17 Honors Faculty Awards at the University Honors Commencement Ceremony held on Friday, May 12, 2017.
Honors Senior, geology major and Chancellor's Scholar Devin Hoffman has won the National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) award! Devin received the award for graduate research at any accredited university.