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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.

Two Honors Sophomores Create #YouAreNotAlone Campaign
Jan 16, 2019

Honors sophomores Grayson Rice and Bailey Sparks have co-founded the #YouAreNotAlone Campaign at Appalachian State University.

Honors Graduates Awarded Medals
Jan 9, 2019

In the Honors College Commencement ceremony held Friday, December 14, 2018, we celebrated the accomplishments of those who completed the requirements to earn the distinction of University Honors.

Honors Students Showcase Balanced Brains
Jan 8, 2019

Friday, December 7th, Honors students showcased their work from their first year seminar, HON 1515: Balanced Brains . This Creative Show was designed and constructed by 18 Honors students who took this seminar this semester.

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, 

Anthony Hengst Collaborates on NSF Grant
Nov 27, 2018

Honors junior and Chancellor's Scholar Anthony Hengst is collaborating with Appalachian State University’s Dr. William Armstrong on his National Science Foundation (NSF) grant studying glaciers.

Honors Students Attend Etiquette Dinner
Nov 19, 2018

The Career Development Center enjoyed hosting many Honors College students at last week's third annual Etiquette Dinner.

Adrian Rice Authors New Poetry Collection
Nov 15, 2018

Check out this story posted in Appalachian Today about Adrian Rice, who accompanied the Chancellor's Scholars to Dublin and taught at least on session of the Honors first year seminar, Voyages, on Seamus Heaney:

Honors Nicole Jansen Displays "Dissimulation"
Nov 13, 2018

Honor’s Nicole Jansen displayed her capstone project entitled “Dissimulation” in the BFA graphic design show “Chew on it” from October 16 through November 2, 2018.  Jansen described her project as an