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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.

Honors Meghan Pavelka (’18) Launches Medical Career in Free Clinic
Aug 27, 2018

Recent Honors graduate Meghan Pavelka (’18) is working in a free clinic in New Bern, North Carolina, in a two-year clinical fellowship program with MedServe.

Honors Alumnus to Launch Graduate School Speaker Series
Aug 22, 2018

On September 26, 2018 from 5:30 - 6:30 PM in the I.G. Greer Theatre, Honors Jonathan Kappler ('05) will speak launching the new Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies speaker series.

In Madrid Shelby Reagan Remembers Why She Joined Honors
Aug 21, 2018

Honors Shelby Reagan spent a month this summer in Madrid, Spain, and described it as a life-changing experience.  She explained, 

Devin Hoffman (’17) Builds on Honors Foundation at Virginia Tech
Aug 3, 2018

Honors Devin Hoffman (’17) is a former Chancellor’s Scholar and 2016 Barry Goldwater Scholarship in Excellence in Education recipient who majored in geology and worked with Appalachian State University's Department of Geology&nb

Maggie Smith (’18) Studies Malaria
Aug 2, 2018

Before graduating this past May, Honors Maggie Smith was accepted to the University of Michigan School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology.

Clark Streets ('17) Teaches and Studies Language in Madrid
Aug 2, 2018

Honors Clark Streets (May ’17) has been teaching and studying language for the past year in Madrid, Spain. He taught English in a primary school called El Olivar in a city named San Fernando de Henares on the outskirts of Madrid.

Jarrod Mayes ('16) Designs for Change in New York City
Jul 30, 2018

This past May, Honors Jarrod Mayes (Dec ’16) was selected as a finalist for the Fellowship for Change in Design with the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP). As he described,

Mathew Streets Interns at the Polish History Museum
Jul 26, 2018

Honors rising junior Matthew Streets has spent this summer interning at the Polish History Museum in Warsaw, Poland. As Matthew explained,

Mariann King Travels to Europe to Study War and Genocide
Jul 12, 2018

In May, Honors rising junior Mariann King traveled to Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, and Poland with the faculty-led study abroad course, War in Europe. This trip was organized and led by Dr. Cameron Lippard, assistant professor of sociology, and Dr.

Caroline Shriver Spends Spring Semester in Angers, France
Jul 11, 2018

Honors rising senior Caroline Shriver studied abroad this past spring semester in Angers France. Like most Honors students, Shriver has broad and varied interests that fall under a wide spectrum of disciplines.