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Couseling Center Open for Summer
Jun 16, 2017

Let the sun shine in this summer.....

If you are stuck "in the dark" or feeling "left out in the cold", you are not alone...let the Counseling Center help

We are open over the summer and all services are available

Marit Barber and the Honors Experience
Jun 14, 2017

What is Honors at App? Ask Marit Barber; she has done it all—service, research, international experiences, and internships, all in an interdisciplinary framework. Her next step, graduate school!

Olivia Paschall Interns at ExxonMobil
Jun 12, 2017

Honors senior Olivia Paschall is interning this summer with ExxonMobil in Houston, Texas. She is working on an exploration team that is looking for opportunities in North America.

Sydney Blume Traveled to Banff for Avalanche Training and Backcountry Snowboarding
Jun 7, 2017

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).

Kevin Goslen Awarded NIEHS Post-baccalaureate IRTA
Jun 5, 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.

Shaina Katz Spends Summer Studying Arabic in Morocco
Jun 5, 2017

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 Accepts Position with Global Brigades in Honduras
May 31, 2017

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." 

Ten Incoming Honors Freshmen Awarded Chancellor's Scholarship
May 25, 2017

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.

Grayson Bodenheimer Spends Final Semester in Finland
May 17, 2017

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.

Devin Hoffman Wins NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program Award!
May 9, 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.