News

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. 

Honors Students Shine at International Conference
Mar 12, 2019

Four Honors students and one Honors alumna presented at the 2018 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, an international interdisciplinary conference for scientific research.  Those students included: Patrick Faught, Emily Fedders,

"Mental health — a key to academic and social success"
Mar 1, 2019

Appalachian offers year-round programming on mental health awareness, self-care and suicide prevention

By Linda Coutant
Posted Feb. 27, 2019 at 4:37 p.m.

Honors Emily Fedders Wins Awards
Mar 1, 2019

Honors senior Emily Fedders won the Outstanding Student Presentation Award at the 2018 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, an international co

Kira Brisotti Spends the Semester in Florence
Feb 22, 2019

Honors junior Kira Brisotti is studying abroad this Spring semester at Lorenzo de’ Medici (LdM): the Italian International Institute in Florence, Italy.

Honors Students Practice Artistic Surrogacy
Feb 21, 2019

Ms. Cara Hagan, assistant professor of dance studies at Appalachian State University, is currently teaching a junior level Honors seminar that explores a long-distance collaborative philosophy and practice called Artistic Surrogacy.

Rose Rossell and Patrick Faught Present at the AGU Fall Meeting in Washington, D.C.
Feb 19, 2019

Honors seniors Patrick Fraught and Rose Rossell traveled to Washington, D.C. December 10-14, 2018 to present at the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meetings held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.

Aleasia Brown Travels to Costa Rica
Feb 18, 2019

Honors senior Cell/Molecular Biology major Aleasia Brown traveled to Costa Rico over winter break with the Wildlife Conservation and Sustainability trip hosted by DANTA.

Honors Ramsey Wyles '17 to Join Peace Corps
Feb 11, 2019

Honors Alumna Ramsey Wyles is one of 12 from Appalachian State University, who have been invited to join the Peace Corps in 2019. In Honors at Appalachian, Wyles majored in Global Studies with minors in French and Psychology.

Rachel Tapia Explains How Honors Prepared Her for AmeriCorps
Jan 31, 2019

Honors Alumna and 2014-2018 Chancellor’s Scholar Rachel Tapia is spending the year working with AmeriCorps. Tapia is an AmeriCorps member in Bridgeport, Connecticut, working with Great Oaks Charter School.

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.