Higher Education

Mark Poarch named NC Community College President of the Year Feb 3, 2023 0 Feb 8, 2023

Caldwell County native Mark Poarch was recently announced as winner of the 2022-2023 North Carolina Community College System President of the Year award.

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Avery County Native Liz Silvers Promoted to Vice- President at Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute Jan 18, 2023

Liz Silvers, a veteran educator who was raised in the Powdermill Community of Avery County, has been promoted to Vice-President for Instruction at Caldwell Community College and Technical... Alumni Update, Higher Education, In the Media

Ryan Huff with family

Ryan Huff Receives Wilks Postgraduate Scholarship Aug 3, 2022

App State graduate Ryan Huff, who played for the Mountaineers' football team

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Annie Duncan

Success coaches personalize MTCC advising process Jul 25, 2022

Annie Duncan is completing her Master of Arts in Higher Education this summer. Read how she helps students at McDowell Tech succeed.

In the Media, Higher Education
Stansberry's Slide on Neurodiversity

Graduate Student Amanda Stansberry Applies Her Experience with the 3MT Competition Mar 22, 2022

Reich College of Education graduate student Amanda Stansberry participated in the... Features, Higher Education

Charles E. Gibson, III

Lees-McRae College hires Charles E. Gibson, III as inaugural chief diversity officer Feb 17, 2022

Congratulations to alum Charles E. Gibson, III on being named the Chief Diversity Officer at Lees-McRae College.

In the Media, Alumni Update, Higher Education
Andrew Koricich

App State higher education professor helps create, co-directs Alliance for Research on Regional Colleges Apr 9, 2021

Exploring and explaining rural-serving higher education institutions and the roles they play regionally across the U.S.

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Amy Odom and Crystal Weisner

App State honors 4 staff members for excellence Feb 18, 2021

Congratulations to Amy Odom, who is currently enrolled in the master's in higher education program, and Crystal Weisner, who is curr

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