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More than 1,700 Mountaineer graduates to be recognized during App State’s virtual Fall Commencement
Dec 9, 2020

As 2020 comes to a close — a year marked by the global pandemic — Mountaineers near and far will celebrate more than 1,700 Class of 2020 graduates...

Dylan Russell

App State alumnus’s fellowship program puts college grads to work in NC communities
Nov 18, 2020

Appalachian State University alumnus Dylan Russell ’14 nurtured his passion for civic engagement during his time as president of App State’s ...

The 2019–20 members of Appalachian State University’s College Advising Corps (CAC) at the annual College Advising Corps Summit, held in Boston in December 2019.

App State college advisers prepare rural Western NC students for college success
Oct 6, 2020

RCOE alumni, Yesenia Martinez-Salazar ’19 and Zack Beasley ’19 help regional high school seniors learn how to prepare for and succeed in college ...

Hannah Griffin

App State alumna teaches next generation of students how to learn through inquiry
Oct 6, 2020

At Piedmont High School in Monroe, Appalachian State University alumna Hannah Griffin ’15 (née Godwin) makes earth and environmental science a hand...

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App State hosts virtual celebration of research and creative activity, honors two faculty members
Sep 29, 2020

The Appalachian State University Community had a virtual front row seat to a wide-ranging selection of faculty research and creative activity through ...

Clockwise from top left: students from Instituto Basico Nuevo Amanecer; Michael Weiss, Piper Strzelecki, Savannah Rivers; Caty Parham & Hawken Kirchener; Piper S.; Piper S.; Greg McClure; ASU delegation; Copal AA elders. Photos by Jeff Goodman

Honors seminar examines US imperialism and intervention in Guatemala
Sep 14, 2020

During the Spring 2020 semester, before Covid-19 turned the world upside down, Dr. Greg McClure and Jeff Goodman from the Reich College of Education l...

Jessie Butler and Fiona Abrams

2 App State graduate students among 41 selectees for national counseling fellowship
Aug 21, 2020

The NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC), recently selected Appalachian State University’s Jessi...

Dr. Dominique Hammonds instructs two graduate students

Continued federal funding supports App State interns in providing behavioral health services for rural populations
Aug 21, 2020

Federal funding awarded to Appalachian State University — in excess of $1.75 million over a four-year period — is helping provide culturally sensi...

Jenny Lanier and Kameron L. Radford

A career high note — 2 App State alumni nominated for 2021 Music Educator Award
Aug 21, 2020

Of the 2,000 nominations submitted for the eighth annual 2021 Music Educator Award, two Appalachian State University alumni have been named award quar...

Krista Terry

App State’s Dr. Krista Terry addresses faculty expertise in online instruction
Aug 4, 2020

Dr. Krista Terry is an associate professor in the Department of Leadership and Educational Studies at Appalachian State University, where sh...