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Honors Sarah Caudill spends summer interning at the Department of State.
Nov 7, 2019

This past summer 2019, Honors Sarah Caudill interned at the U.S.

Honors Hannah Krueger ’17

Honors Hannah Krueger ’17 pursues doctorate in seismology at Brown University
Nov 7, 2019

This past summer 2019, Honors Sarah Caudill interned at the U.S.

Dr. Dana Powell

Dr. Dana Powell's Honors seminar examines Native American genocide
Nov 7, 2019

In Dr. Dana Powell's Spring 2018 Honors seminar, Native Americans/Indigenous Studies, students got first-hand experience using the Visual History Archive of genocide studes held at the Shoah Foundation at the University of Southern California. Dr.

Tierney Daw Awarded George Williams Garrett Memorial Scholarship
Jun 28, 2019

Honors senior Tierney Daw has been awarded the 2018-19 George Williams Garrett Memorial Scholarship. Daw is a biology major and chemistry minor working in the lab of Dr. Mary Kinkel, assistant professor of biology. Dr.

Academy at Middle Fork Hosts Poet-in-Residence Adrian Rice
Jun 28, 2019

Check out this story from the  Academy at Middle Fork about Adrian Rice, who in the fall 2018 semester accompanied the Chancellor's Scholars to Dublin and taught at least one session of the Honors first year seminar, Voyages

Honors Students Participate in University Tutoring Services
Jun 27, 2019

If you have ever scheduled a tutoring appointment through University Tutoring Services (UTS), then you know that they are a great, devoted, and helpful resource.

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. 

Sixty-four Honors College Graduates
May 20, 2019

Sixty-four Honors College students with majors in 26 different departments defended their Honors theses and graduated from Appalachian with “University Honors” this past weekend.

Honors Aeron McConnell wins awards in physics and math
May 20, 2019

Honors Aeron McConnell, a double major in mathematics and physics who just completed his first year at Appalachian, has been awarded the Walter C.

Veda Lane (’18) awarded full scholarship to study at Sotheby’s Institute of Art in London
May 15, 2019

We are highlighting here an Appalachian Alumna who graduated with departmental honors, one of over 30 departmental honors programs at Appalachian State University.

Honors sophomore Bryson Honeycutt top winner of Student Poster Competition
May 8, 2019

Honors Bryson Honeycutt, and Carly Maas, who is pursuing departmental honors in her major, have been selected as two of the top three undergraduate winners of the Student Poster Competition at Appalachian State University's 22nd Annual Celebration of Student Research and Creative