Inclusive Excellence

Gadugi Event

SAIM Hosts Alumna, Tori Hunt ’21 on Wednesday, March 6
Feb 27, 2024

The App State Student American Indian Movement (SAIM) and the Gadugi Partnership celebrate Women’s History Month with an event entitled Navigating S...

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Doctoral Candidate Selected For Flood Fellowship
Oct 24, 2023

Doctoral candidate Kesha Branch Hood was selected for the Flood Center Educational Equity Fellowship. This fellowship is specifically geared to recrui...

App State Chief Diversity Officer, Jamie Parson, left in background, and App State alumnus Hudson Miller ’21, right in background, read “First Rain” to students at the App State Academy at Elkin in December 2022. The reading was a celebration of Jewish heritage. Miller was the former president of App State’s Jewish fraternity, Alpha Epsilon Pi. Photo submitted

App State Office of Diversity brings monthly read-alouds to lab schools
Feb 23, 2023

This academic year, App State’s Office of Diversity has begun monthly read-alouds with mini-Mountaineers at the university’s two la...

High Country migrant and refugee populations share ‘Stories of Migration’ — a grant-funded App State project
Apr 19, 2022

Through its grant-funded project “Roots and Routes: Stories of Migration in the High Country,” Appalachian State University is providing an avenue...

Thompson Sisters Ethics Lecture

Annual Thompson Sisters Ethics Lecture Is April 20
Mar 29, 2022

The Reich College of Education (RCOE) presents the annual Thompson Sisters Ethics Lecture, with guest speaker, Dr. Elizabeth Bellows. The focus will b...

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Ninth Annual Selu Lecture is March 14, 2022
Feb 22, 2022

Appalachian State University’s Gadugi Partnership, which is housed in the Reich College of Education, is hosting the ninth annual Selu Lecture March...

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North Carolina Humanities Council Grant Supports Digital Storytelling Community Project to Amplify Immigrant Voices
Feb 8, 2022

Through a grant totaling $19,269 from the North Carolina Humanities Council, Dr. Shanan Fitts and Dr. Greg McClure helped to amplify the immigrant voi...

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App State honors champions of inclusive excellence, on campus and in the community
Jan 31, 2022

Congratulations to Eris Jenkins, a second-year graduate student in our student affairs administration program.The awards —&...

LEFT: Allen Bryant; RIGHT: Anya Walsh

App State professor highlights importance of Native American history
Nov 23, 2021

A professor is sharing positive stories about Native American history for students in Appalachia.Allen Bryant, associate professor in the Reich Colleg...

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App State selected to partner with Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools for Equity-Centered Pipeline Initiative
Oct 25, 2021

Appalachian State University has been selected to partner with Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools (WS/FCS) for the Equity-Centered Pipeline Initiati...