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

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

Taylor Gibb's News Story
Mar 21, 2019

Honors Taylor Gibbs studied abroad in the Fall of 2018 in Preston, England, at the University of Lancashire.  Gibbs is a junior majoring in political science with a minor in religious studies at Appalachian State University.

Julia Klass News Story
Mar 21, 2019

Honors Julia Klass studied abroad in the Spring 2018 semester at the University of Lincoln in England. Klass is currently a junior biology major at Appalachian State University.  At the University of London, Klass took classes during the week and explored England on the weekends.

Two Honors Students Join Faculty-led Study Abroad to Poland
Jul 5, 2018

Embarking a week after the end of Spring 2018 semester, Honors Tyler Hotz and Nora Smith, both rising juniors and communication majors, traveled to Poland for a month long faculty-led study abroad. Dr.

Heather Hopkins '10 Reflects on The Honors Experience
Jun 28, 2018

Heather Hopkins ’10 graduated from Honors at Appalachian State University with a degree in elementary education. She then went on to complete her Master of Arts in education with a licensure in gifted education from East Carolina University in May 2011.

Congratulations to the 2018 Chancellor's Scholars
Jun 14, 2018

Ten incoming freshmore Honors students have been awarded Chancellor's Scholarships, the university's oldest and most distinguished full scholarship.

Graduates Praise Honors at Appalachian
Jun 8, 2018

The Honors College Commencement was held on May 11, 2018 in the Plemmons Student Union, Parkway Ballroom. With that event we celebrated the accomplishments of 66 students graduating from the Honors College. 

Delaney Ryan Interns at American Museum of Natural History
Jun 7, 2018

Honors rising junior Delaney Ryan is in New York City (NYC) this summer interning with the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) and the Richard Gilder Graduate School. Ryan is a geology major with a concentration in paleontology.

Honors Students Teach, Anyone Can Dance!
May 29, 2018

Honors Emily Sharpe has founded and is lead instructor of Anyone Can Dance! Emily is a rising sophomore and elementary education major. Honors Sophia Lang, another rising sophomore and computer information systems major, is a teaching assistant who works with all the dance classes.

Sope Kahn Shines
May 25, 2018

Honors rising senior and Wilson Scholar Sope Kahn has received the university’s 2017-18 Frances Holland Black Scholarship intended to support women students in developing feminist perspectives and work towards equality and freedom.

Olivia Paschall Works with The Explorers Club in Mongolia
May 24, 2018

Honors senior and Geology Major Olivia Paschall has received a student grant to work on a combined National Geographic and Explorers Club Flag Expedition this summer in Mongolia.

Two Honors Students Awarded Highly Competitive Summer Medical Internships
May 23, 2018

Two Honors students, both Appalachian Student Ambassadors and exercise science majors , have been awarded highly competitive summer medical internships.