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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.

Creativity Seminar Visit the Rosen Outdoor Sculpture Competition & Exhibition
Nov 30, 2018

This Fall semester Dr. Ray Miller, professor in the Department of Theatre and Dance has been teaching a junior level Honors seminar, HON 3515:  Creativity: In Art, in Life, and in the World.  The course description states, 

Alumnus Grayson Bodenhiemer Fully Funded at Indiana
Mar 23, 2018

Honors Alumnus Grayson Bodenhiemer (Dec ‘ 17), has been accepted to Indiana University Bloomington’s graduate program in the Department of Sociology.

Evie Giaconia Wins Albert Clark Award
Mar 21, 2018

Honors senior anthropology major and Chancellor’s Scholar Evie Giaconia won the Theta Alpha Kappa (National Honor Society for Religious Studies and Theology) Albert Clark Award for best undergraduate paper.

Staff "Shout Out" Goes to Ms. Jessica Yandow
Mar 21, 2018

Honors College Office Manager and Executive Assistant, Ms. Jessica Yandow has been awarded a staff Shout Out by the Staff Recognition Committee, a committee of Staff Senate. Ms. Yandow is an Appalachian State alumna having earned her B.A. in 2009 and her M.P.A. in 2011.

Honors Class of 2022 Facebook Group
Mar 16, 2018

Are you coming to Honors at App starting Fall 2018? Want to meet other incoming Freshmores? One of your cohort members, Cori Ferguson, has set up a new closed FB group. Here's how you can find it and request to join:

Appalachian State Honors College Class of 2022

MEMO: Southern Studies Minor
Mar 14, 2018

MEMO

To: All Honors Students

From: Professor L.B. Gallien, Jr.

Re: New Southern Studies Minor

Setting students up for success
Mar 9, 2018

Honors College student Nicholas Gilliam ’17 reflects on his Appalachian Experience

By Linda Coutant

Posted Feb. 23, 2018 at 11:54 a.m.

Dr. Ken Shull Fondly Remembered in Honors
Mar 9, 2018

Dr. Julian Kenneth Shull, Jr. (Ken) age 76, Associate Coordinator of the Heltzer Honors Program (2004-2006), passed away peacefully at home Monday evening, March 5. Dr. Shull was a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Biology at Appalachian State.

Honors Student Athletes Honored
Feb 23, 2018

Congratulations to our Honors student athletes! They manage hectic lives, heavy responsibility, maintain high GPAs, and take additional Honors requirements. Here is the list of current Honors students with their athletic positions and majors:

New Publications from Faculty Teaching in Honors
Feb 22, 2018

Two scholarly books have just been published by Appalachian State faculty who are teaching in the Honors College this semester!

Sam Steyl Awarded George Williams Garrett Memorial Scholarship
Feb 22, 2018

Honors Senior Samantha (Sam) Steyl from Charlotte, North Carolina, has been awarded the first George Williams Garrett Memorial Scholarship.