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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.

Honors Cookout Hosted by Jeff and Dr. Mead
May 9, 2018

As a way to offer a break to busy, hungry, and tired Honors students, Dean Jeff Vahlbusch and Dr. Angela Mead hosted an Honors College Picnic this past Thursday on Reading Day.

Rachel Jordan Awarded NSF Fellowship to Study Climate Change
May 8, 2018

Honors senior biology major and Chancellor’s Scholar Rachel Jordan has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship and will be attending the University of Wisconsin—Madison (UWM) beginning fall 2018.

Honors Students Hard at Work in the Last Weeks of the Semester
May 2, 2018

It is the final stretch for this Spring semester and 2017-18 academic year.  Honors students are beginning to get into the crazy rush of studying for finals, making summer preparations, and saying our goodbyes to college friends.

Honors Students Shine in the Student Research Conference
May 2, 2018

On April 19, the Office of Student Research held the 21stAnnual Celebration of Student Research and Creative Endeavors.

"Look Up" and Listen to this Honors Thesis
Apr 25, 2018

So what does an Honors thesis look like? The answer to this is as creative, diverse, and ingenious as our students. It can even be a creative project, one that welcomes you to close your eyes.

Dominic Ysidron Heads to Ohio University
Apr 24, 2018

Congratulations to Honors senior Dominic Ysidron who has been accepted and fully funded at Ohio University beginning Fall 2018 semester. Dominic is a graduating senior double majoring in psychology and philosophy.

Tyler Ramsey (’16) Does Ground-breaking Research with NIEHS
Apr 16, 2018

Honors Alumnus (’16) and chemistry major Tyler Ramsey is working at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), a part of the National Institutes of Health.

Kayla Hall Reports from Costa Rica
Apr 16, 2018

Honors Junior and communication, public relations major Kayla Hall spent this spring semester in San José, Costa Rica studying at the Universidad Veritas.

Honors Students Work with the Global Peacebuilding Project
Apr 11, 2018

Three Honors students are getting a rare experience in their Junior level Honors seminar this semester. In the HON 3515: Global Diversity Project seminar, students are proposing their own peacebuilding projects targeting issues of inequality and conflict in our local region. Dr.

Alyssa Phillips: Accepted to Top-Ranked Doctoral Program
Apr 4, 2018

Honors senior biology major and chemistry minor Alyssa Phillips has accepted an offer to join the Plant Biology Graduate Group, a doctoral program at the University of California Davis (UC Davis). Alyssa’s mentor and director of her Honors thesis is Dr.