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Honors Dr. Howard Neufeld Publishes Pivotal Ozone Studies
Mar 21, 2019

Dr Howard Neufeld, Honors faculty member and professor in the Department of  Biology leads new research study revealing&nbsp

Taylor Gibb's News Story
Mar 21, 2019

Honors Taylor Gibbs studied abroad in the Fall of 2018 in Preston, England, at the University of Lancashire.  Gibbs is a junior majoring in political science with a minor in religious studies at Appalachian State University.

Julia Klass News Story
Mar 21, 2019

Honors Julia Klass studied abroad in the Spring 2018 semester at the University of Lincoln in England. Klass is currently a junior biology major at Appalachian State University.  At the University of London, Klass took classes during the week and explored England on the weekends.

AHA Revamped!
Jan 30, 2019

For the Spring semester of 2019, the Appalachian Honors Association (AHA) underwent a change of leadership and set its course on a new goal with revamping AHA.

Allison Farrell Spends Summer Doing Research and Shadowing in Australia
Jan 22, 2019

Honors junior Allison Farrell spent this past summer at the University of Canberra in Australia. Farrell is a pre-Occupational Therapy (OT) exercise science major and psychology minor. At the University of Canberra, Farrell participated in the Australian Sporting Industry program.

Honors Sydney Blume ('18) Serves as Appalachian's Garden Manager
Jan 22, 2019

Honors Alumna Sydney Blume ('18) currently serves as Appalachian State University’s Garden Manager under the Office of University Sustainability. As an Honors student and Chancellor’s Scholar at Appalachian, Blume double majored in sustainable development and Spanish.

Carly Peggs Travels to Zambia on Gilman Scholarship
Jan 22, 2019

Honors senior Carly Peggs spent the Summer of 2017 in a clinical shadowing program at Levy Mwanawasa University Teaching Hospital in Zambia. Peggs is a pre-Med psychology major, also pursuing minors in biology, chemistry, and medical humanities.

A Smashing Exit for Honors Olivia Paschall
Jan 22, 2019

Honors Alumna Olivia Paschall had a remarkable and noteworthy final month leading up to her December 2018 graduation. In Honors at Appalachian, Paschall was a geology major mentored by Dr. Sarah Carmichael, associate professor of geology, and Dr.

Two Honors Sophomores Create #YouAreNotAlone Campaign
Jan 16, 2019

Honors sophomores Grayson Rice and Bailey Sparks have co-founded the #YouAreNotAlone Campaign at Appalachian State University.

Honors Graduates Awarded Medals
Jan 9, 2019

In the Honors College Commencement ceremony held Friday, December 14, 2018, we celebrated the accomplishments of those who completed the requirements to earn the distinction of University Honors.

Honors Students Showcase Balanced Brains
Jan 8, 2019

Friday, December 7th, Honors students showcased their work from their first year seminar, HON 1515: Balanced Brains . This Creative Show was designed and constructed by 18 Honors students who took this seminar this semester.

Winter Storm Diego Hits Honors during Finals
Dec 12, 2018

Winter story Diego hit Boone beginning Saturday evening, December 8, 2018, right smack in the middle of final exams! This has left rescheduled exams, campus closures, and faculty and staff stuck behind snow walls in their homes.

Chancellor’s Scholars Miniconference on Ireland
Dec 11, 2018

On November 29 in the Three Top Mountain room of the Student Union, the Chancellor’s Scholars held a miniconference to present on several topics from their exciting trip abroad. Dr.