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Sara Monson

Sara Monson named ACS 2023 Career and Technical Education Teacher of the Year Mar 24, 2023

Congratulations to alum Sara Monson '98 '10 on being named CTE Teacher of the Year!

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Patton Band Director Chad Higdon is pictured with some of his students from The Patton High School Panther Regiment on the campus of Lenoir-Rhyne University in Hickory.

Burke County band director wins prestigious regional award Mar 9, 2023

Congratulations to music education alum Chad Higdon '96!

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Kinyata Adams Brown Receives NASPA’s Bobby E. Leach Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Award Feb 8, 2023

Kinyata Adams Brown, associate dean for engagement, diversity, and inclusive excellence at Winthrop University, was selected by a national student affairs organization as the recipient of the... In the Media, Student Affairs Administration, Alumni Update


National Science Teachers Association Announces Recipients of its 2019 Teacher Awards Program Apr 30, 2019

Dr.  David Wiley is a professor in the Curriculum and Instruction department. 

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Dr. Barbara Howard

Hello, Привет, and New Collaborative Spaces Apr 16, 2019

Dr. Barbara Howard is an associate professor in the Leadership and Educational Studies department. Dr.

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Brian Hester

Local artist showcases fly-fishing inspired art at Banner Elk gallery Apr 9, 2019

Brian Hester completed his licensure in art education at Appalachian.

There's a certain art to fly fishing.

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Kathy Amos

Longtime Burke educator named Yancey County superintendent Apr 9, 2019

Kathy Amos is an Appalachian alum, completing her B.S. in physical education and her Ed.S. in Educational Administration.

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four under forty

Finalists announced for third annual 4 Under 40 awards Apr 9, 2019

Brian Bettis is an Appalachian alum, completing his B.S. and M.A. in elementary education, and his Ed.S. in school leadership.

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WCS Teachers of the Year

WCS names Teachers of the Year Apr 2, 2019

Anne Donadio, Sarah Holt, Carly Mize, Gayle Oliver, Jennifer Williams, and Mitchell Wright are all Appalachian alums, completing either their... In the Media

Shauna Caldwell

Making Their Mark: Mountaineers Apr 2, 2019

Shauna Caldwell graduated with her BFA in Art Education in 2018 and is currently pursuing her master's in Appalachian Studies.

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David Stegall

New superintendent of innovation has strong North Carolina ties Apr 2, 2019

Dr. Stegall received his Ed.S. in 2007 and Ed.D. in 2011 from Appalachian.

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Derrick Barnes signs books

Author visits Middle Fork Academy, talks to kids about new book Apr 2, 2019

Award-winning children’s author Derrick Barnes stopped by the Appalachian State University Academy at Middle Fork this week to read to the s

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