This past June, Honors Alumnus Timothy Hefflinger was awarded a 10-month Fellowship with the American India Foundation. Hefflinger is living in the remote Himalayan region of Ladakh in the small city of Leh and working with an NGO called Snow Leopard Conservancy India Trust (SLC-IT).
Chancellor Everts regularly invites Chancellor's Scholars to attend campus culture and arts performances. Last night, four current Chancellor's Scholars had the pleasure of joining her for the Jessica Lang Dance Performance at the Schaefer Center.
Honors Wows Crowds at Winterfest
Feb 2, 2017
Ten Honors College students joined Drs. Zerucha and Waldroup on Friday, January 27th at Winterfest Parade in Blowing Rock. The chilly but cheerful group wowed crowds (and passed out candy) on the snowy afternoon.
Honors Junior Marketing major and Commercial Photography minor Andrew Carros studied abroad this past summer in Vienna on an Appalachian faculty-led trip with Dr. Alexandra Hellenbrand (Professor of Global Studies), Dr. Victor Mansure (Music History Area Coordinator), and Dr.
Clark Streets contributed the following reflection from his recent and transformational semester abroad in Vigo, Spain.
Meet the 2016 Chancellor’s Scholars
Oct 18, 2016
As Appalachian State University’s oldest and most academically competitive merit-based scholarship, the Chancellor’s Scholarship is designed for students with ambitious academic goals – those who seek graduate or professional post-baccalaureate degrees to become physicians, att
Eric Burton Wins NOAA Hollings Scholarship
Sep 27, 2016
Senior Honors student and geography major Eric Burton has received a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship.
A Semester Abroad at La Trobe in Australia
Sep 27, 2016
Honors Junior and marking major Emily Rabe is spending Fall 2016 semester at La Trobe University in Melbourne, Australia. In her five months at La Trobe, Emily is taking major courses in marketing and supply chain management.
Honors Student Travels to Peru
Sep 27, 2016
Honors Junior, communication major and Spanish minor Jessica Minch spent two weeks in Peru this past July earning independent study credit her Honors international requirement.
For the 2015-16 academic year, Ryan Hellenbrand studied abroad in Freiburg, Germany. Ryan is currently a Senior Honors student majoring in Global Studies and Sustainable Development, and minoring in German.