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Honors Javon Nathaniel awarded the Gilman Scholarship to study in Japan
Sep 6, 2019

Honors Javon Nathaniel has been awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study abroad this Fall 2019 semester in Japan.

Honors College gives “taste of what grad school would be like”
Aug 13, 2019

Honors Sarah Epplin ’17 has completed her Master of Arts in Classical Languages at the University of Georgia (UGA) and is beginning a doctoral program in classics with full funding at Cornell University this Fall semester. Epplin shared that she, “decided to pursue my Ph.D.

Office of the Chancellor: Recognizing Outstanding Scholars
Aug 12, 2019

Chancellor Sheri Everts shares in her Thursday, July 25 report, Recognizing Outstanding Scholars: Elevating the future of the Appalachian Community.

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.

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.