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Honors Mackenzie Millett works with App Builds a Home
Nov 1, 2019

In her first semester, Honors Mackenzie Millett, an exercise science major from Amelia Island, Florida, has been volunteering with App ...

Honors Jonathan Kappler '05 receives Young Alumni Award
Nov 1, 2019

The Appalachian State University Alumni Association named Honors alumnus Jonathan Kappler '05 as the 2019 Young Alumni Award winne...

Honors wordsmith awaits law school
Oct 28, 2019

Honors alumna Lindsay Bookout '16 has become a self-employed freelance proofreader while she studies for the LSAT and works towards law school for fal...

Honors Dr. Leigh Dunston receives 2019 Academic Freedom and Faculty Governance Award
Oct 28, 2019

Honors faculty member Dr Leigh Dunston, executive-in-residence in the Department of Finance, Banking and Insurance has received the 2019 Academic...

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 w...

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). Cl...

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 raisi...

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...