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Kelly Johnson ‘02 with her son, Charlie, at Twetsie. Photo submitted

Alumni Update: Kelly Johnson ‘02
Mar 4, 2019

Kelly Johnson (née Riddle), originally from Mount Airy, North Carolina, graduated in 2002 with a B.S. in elementary education. In addition, she recei...

Lucy Purgason

Lucy Purgason and Co-authors Named Recipients of the Chi Sigma Iota Journal of Counselor Leadership and Advocacy Outstanding Article Award
Feb 27, 2019

Dr. Lucy Purgason, an assistant professor in the Department of Human Development and Psychological Counseling at Appalachian State University’s Reic...

Dr. Jeffrey Coats

Jeffrey Coats Named Interim Director of the Reich College of Education’s James Center for Student Success and Advising
Feb 25, 2019

Dr. Jeffrey Coats has been named interim director of the Reich College of Education’s (RCOE) James Center for Student Success and Advising. His appo...

Barnanne Creech ‘90

Alumni Update: Barnanne Creech ‘90
Feb 19, 2019

Barnanne Creech (née Wilder), originally from Zebulon, North Carolina, graduated in 1990 with a B.S. in exercise science. She went on to complete her...

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International Student Teaching: 24 Students Receive Spring 2019 Placements
Feb 12, 2019

What will you learn by exploring new places and meeting new people?Because Appalachian State University promotes global learning, the Reich College of...

Sonja Ardoin

Sonja Ardoin Named Recipient of Two National Awards: 2019-21 ACPA Emerging Scholar & 2019 Socioeconomic and Class Issues in Higher Education KC Outstanding Service to NASPA Award
Feb 11, 2019

Dr. Sonja Ardoin, assistant professor of student affairs administration in the Department of Human Development and Psychological Counseling in Appalac...

Meet the New Spring 2019 Education Peer Ambassadors

Meet the New Spring 2019 Education Peer Ambassadors
Feb 11, 2019

The Education Peer Ambassador Program is a unique leadership opportunity for students of undergraduate teacher education programs at Appalachian State...

Students and Faculty Present and Volunteer at the 2019 North Carolina Council for Exceptional Children Conference

Students and Faculty Present and Volunteer at the 2019 North Carolina Council for Exceptional Children Conference
Feb 7, 2019

Undergraduate students, Michael Jefferies, Raiann Rosier and Alex Trejo-Sanchez, along with Dr. Susan Hedges, an assistant professor in Reich College ...

Welcome New Staff Members: Spring 2019

Welcome New Staff Members: Spring 2019
Feb 5, 2019

Welcome new staff members to Appalachian State University's Reich College of Education (RCOE). Read on to learn about everyone and why they joined the...

Jennifer Clark ‘98 ‘03

Alumni Update: Jennifer Clark ‘98 ‘03
Feb 1, 2019

Jennifer Clark (née Warren), originally from Taylorsville, North Carolina, graduated in 1998 with a B.S. in special education. She completed her M.A....