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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.

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.

Matthew Streets Presents at Southern Studies Conference
Feb 15, 2018

Matthew Streets, a sophomore Honors College student and history major delivered an address on: The Myth of the Southern Gentleman at the Annual International Southern Studies Conference on February 9, 2018 at Auburn University.

Zach Cook Completes Medical Internship in Athens
Feb 9, 2018

Honors senior Zachery Cook spent this past summer in Athens, Greece.

Maggie Watts Joins INTERSECT Social Justice Retreat
Feb 7, 2018

If you want to know what good things can come from paying attention to the Honors College web announcements and reading the Honors Wednesday Memo, ask Honors sophomore Maggie Watts. Maggie came to Honors College as a current Appalachian State University first year student in January of 2017.

Leah Wingenroth Studies in London
Feb 6, 2018

Honors junior Leah Wingenroth spent this past Fall semester in London, England, studying at the University of Roehampton. Much like Appalachian State, Roehampton is a green campus whose mission is one of sustainability.

Dr. Rick Klima is a Faculty Member of Distinction
Feb 2, 2018

Did you know that Dr. Rick Klima of the Honors College is an Appalachian State Faculty Member of Distinction? Check out the full story here from Appalachian Magazine by Wes Saylors!

Sam Jenkins Learns to Sail a Viking Ship
Feb 2, 2018

Honors junior, history major, and anthropology minor, Sam Jenkins spent this past summer in Denmark with Harvard University’s Viking Studies program.

Kelly Flanders Spends Nine Weeks in Pau, France
Jan 25, 2018

Honors senior Kelly Flanders spent nine weeks, May 28th through July 29, 2017, in Pau, France studying French. Kelly is a math major with minors in French and Economics. In Kelly’s words, “Pau is a smaller city that is down-to-earth, welcoming, and unique.

Aakriti Agrawal Attends Duke for Doctorate of Physical Therapy
Jan 25, 2018

Honors Alumna Aakriti Agrawal (May ’17) is attending Duke University’s Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) program. Upon graduation from Honors at Appalachian State, Aakriti was accepted to the DPT programs at both Duke and Emory Universities.

Museums and Heritage Seminar Travels to D.C.
Jan 24, 2018

Ten students in the HON 2515 Museums and Heritage Studies seminar visited Washington, D.C., over fall break as part of their work for the course. This seminar was taught by Dr. Heather Waldroup, Associate Director of the Honors College and Associate Professor of Art History.