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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 p...

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 ...

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 Hon...

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 di...

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 Jap...

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 progr...

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. I...

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 Chancell...

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. In Honors, international educat...