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Kara Snow shows how getting a head start in research pays off
May 21, 2019

Honors first year student Kara Snow from Raleigh, NC, has been selected as a North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation Women in Science Scholar.

Emma Labovitz ’18 named U.S. Student Program finalist
May 20, 2019

Honors Emma Labovitz has been conferred a 2019 Fulbright Study/Research Award. She will spend the 2019–20 academic year in the Netherlands at Erasmus University Rotterdam working on her Master of Public Administration, with a focus on migration and diversity.

Two Honors Seniors Speak at Appalachian's Spring 2019 Commencement
May 20, 2019

Austin William Lubkemann and Samantha J. Malone, two seniors graduating with University Honors spoke at Appalachian State University's Spring 2019 Commencement. 

Emily Cluen (’18) learns the value of the Honors thesis
Apr 15, 2019

Emily Cluen (’18) has been accepted to the  graduate program in Student Affairs and Higher Education at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, for the Fall 2019 semester.

AHA Participates in the First High Country Walk to Defeat ALS
Apr 12, 2019

The first High Country March to Defeat Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) Walk was a great success! On Saturday, March 30 at Appalachian Leon Levine Health Sciences (LLHS) building, hundreds of people walked 1.5 miles in order to raise money for ALS research.

Honors alumnus “keeps applications running at IBM”
Apr 5, 2019

Honors Chris Waldon (’16) majored in computer science then stayed on at Appalachian to complete in 2018 a Master of Science in computer science.

Gracyn Travitz Spends Semester in Costa Rica
Apr 5, 2019

Honors sophomore and public health major Gracyn Tavitz spent this Spring semester at Veritas University in Costa Rica. There she took classes in health and psychology, holistic medicine, and healthcare and medicine. About her experience, Travitz shares,

Five Honors Students Become Appalachian Student Ambassadors
Apr 1, 2019

Five Honors students have been named new Appalachian Student Ambassadors: Aman Hyrams, Emma Strange, Ethan Triplett, Cori Fergusson,and Rachel Ramakrishnan (nursing). Hyram is a junior biology major.

Morgan Gaglianese-Woody Presents Honors Thesis Research at ASB
Apr 1, 2019

Honors senior Morgan Gaglianese-Woody is attending the annual Association of Southeastern Biologists (ASB) meetings in Memphis, TN, April 3-6, 2019, presenting research from her Honors thesis.

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

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

Honors Taylor Gibbs Spends the Fall in Lancashire, England
Mar 21, 2019

Honors’ Taylor Gibbs studied abroad in the Fall of 2018 in Preston, England at the University of Lancashire.

Honors Julia Klass Studies Abroad in Lincoln, England
Mar 21, 2019

Honors Junior, Julia Klass, a biology major, studied abroad in the spring semester of her sophomore year at Appalachian. She traveled to the University of Lincoln in England. Julia took classes during the week and explored England on the weekends. Julia explained that she

Здрасти! Honors Rachael Kelley spends Spring Semester in Bulgaria!
Mar 18, 2019

Honors Rachael Kelley is spending this Spring semester studying abroad at the American University in Bulgaria (AUBG). AUGB is located in the small city of Blagoevgrad about 100 km south of Bulgaria's capital, Sofia. Kelley is a sophomore English major in Honors at Appalachian.