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RCOE Awards 2023: Nominate an OUTSTANDING Faculty or Staff Member

Nominate an outstanding faculty or staff member for a Reich College of Education Award.Making NominationsAny student, faculty member, or staff member ...

Rhododendron in front of App State sign

Rhododendron Society Awards: 2023 Call for Nominations

Do you know an outstanding educator? We want to celebrate their accomplishments! Nominate someone today for the Reich College of Education Rhododendro...

Dan Li

Alumni Update: Dr. Dan Li ’14

Dr. Dan Li, originally from China, graduated in 2014 with an M.A. in professional school counseling. She completed her Ph.D. in counselor education an...

Events

Place and Placelessness - Doctoral Symposium

2022 Doctoral Symposium is Friday, November 11, and Saturday, November 12

The Reich College of Education’s (RCOE) Doctoral Program in Education Leadership will host the 2022 Doctoral Symposium online on Friday, N...

Spooky Duke runners beginning the race

Spooky Duke Race and Costume Contest is Saturday, November 5, 2022

The 12th annual Spooky Duke Race and Costume Contest will be held on Saturday, November 5, 2022, on the campus of Appalachian State Universi...

WIELS Flyer

Women in Educational Leadership Symposium is October 6-7, 2022

The seventh annual Women in Educational Leadership Symposium (WIELS) will be held virtually, Thursday, October 6, and Friday, October 7, 2022. Dr...

At Appalachian

RRI Seed Grant recipients share research outcomes

BOONE, N.C. — In Fall 2021, Appalachian State University's Department of Rural Resilience and Innovation (RRI), the newest department in t...

Commencement grad caps

App State confers approximately 1,500 degrees at Fall 2022 Commencement

Appalachian State University recognized nearly 1,500 graduates during its Fall Commencement ceremonies held Dec. 16 at the Holmes Convocation Center.A...

Diversity Scholars

10 first-year App State students awarded Diversity Scholars Program Scholarship for 2022–23

Ten first-year students at Appalachian State University have been awarded scholarships through App State’s Diversity Scholars Program for ...

In the Media

Former English teacher Kerri Huffman finds ‘simple joy’ in writing her first novel

During her 36-year career as an English teacher at North Stanly High School, Kerri Huffman enjoyed the chance to unleash her creative side through the...

Davidson County teacher publishes first book

Growing up, Sydney Sanders could get lost in book series, plowing though "The Hunger Games" saga and Percy Jackson books.Now the Davidson County Welco...

Avery County Native Liz Silvers Promoted to Vice- President at Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

Liz Silvers, a veteran educator who was raised in the Powdermill Community of Avery County, has been promoted to Vice-President for Instruction at Cal...

Lab School News

Participants for Education Policy Fellowship Program

Six from the RCOE Participate in the Education Policy Fellowship Program

Six staff in the Reich College of Education (RCOE) will be participating in the Education Policy Fellowship Program (EPFP): Dr. Caroline Beam, Emma Ha...

The ribbon is cut to celebrate the opening of the App State Academy at Elkin.

App State opens Academy at Elkin, its second lab school

Six classrooms are trimmed in black and gold and 25 motivated teachers and support staff are ready to guide classes of mini-Mountaineers in exploratio...

Academy at Elkin staff at ribbon cutting

App State laboratory school ribbon cutting

Appalachian State University held a ribbon cutting ceremony in Elkin on Monday to celebrate the opening of their second Lab School Program.The newly u...