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Honors Stephany Garcia Henao attends world’s largest gathering of women technologists
Oct 22, 2019

Honors sophomore Stephany Garcia Henao was awarded a student scholarship to attend Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC)—the world's largest gathering of women technologists. Below photo features Henao at GHC in Orlando, Florida, October 1-4, 2019.

Student Corner launched on Human Subjects IRB website
Oct 16, 2019

Appalachian State University's Office of Research Protections launches the Student Corner for Human Subjects Institutional Review Board (IRB). Click here to check it out!&nbs

Honors behind Able-achian
Oct 16, 2019

Honors Rebecca Long '16 has teamed up with Dr. Albert Stabler, assistant professor of art education, to develop Able-achian—a creative project raising awareness around disabilities and disability resources on campus.

Artist Mel Chin wins a MacArthur Genius Grant
Oct 15, 2019

Artist Mel Chin, whose visit to Appalachian State University this past spring was partially supported by the Honors College, has been awarded a prestigious MacArthur Fellowship.

Honors Juliet Irving ’19 joins the first cohort in the MFA in Dance at Duke University
Oct 10, 2019

Honors Juliet Irving ’19 joins the first cohort in the MFA in Dance: Embodied Interdisciplinary Praxis program at the Rubenstein Art Center at Duke University.  ...

Honors faculty Dr. Janice Pope serves as interim dean
Oct 8, 2019

 

In the Honors College, Dr. Janice Pope regularly teaches Honors seminars and mentors Honors theses. Dr. Pope explains why she likes teaching Honors seminars: 

Honors Dr. Chris Osmond partners to help future educators
Sep 30, 2019

Dr Chris Osmond, Honors faculty member, associate professor in Appalachian’s Department of Leadership and Educational Studies, and associate director of the Reich College of Educati

Honors Javon Nathaniel awarded the Gilman Scholarship to study in Japan
Sep 6, 2019

Honors Javon Nathaniel has been awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study abroad this Fall 2019 semester in Japan.

Honors College gives “taste of what grad school would be like”
Aug 13, 2019

Honors Sarah Epplin ’17 has completed her Master of Arts in Classical Languages at the University of Georgia (UGA) and is beginning a doctoral program in classics with full funding at Cornell University this Fall semester. Epplin shared that she, “decided to pursue my Ph.D.

Office of the Chancellor: Recognizing Outstanding Scholars
Aug 12, 2019

Chancellor Sheri Everts shares in her Thursday, July 25 report, Recognizing Outstanding Scholars: Elevating the future of the Appalachian Community.

Congratulations to the 2019 Chancellor's Scholars
Aug 12, 2019

Ten incoming first year Honors students have been awarded Chancellor's Scholarships, the university's oldest and most distinguished full scholarship.

Emma Lassiter named Teacher of the Year finalist
Jul 15, 2019

Honors Emma Lassiter ’19 has been named a finalist for the Reich College of Education 2018-19 Teacher of the Year. Lassiter was a 2015-2019 Chancellor’s Scholar from Apex, NC, who completed her Bachelor of Music in choral music education (K-12).

Paige Skinner Reflects on the Honors International Experience
Jul 10, 2019

Honors rising junior Paige Skinner spent this past Spring semester in London studying at the University of Roehampton.