Alana Patterson '18, Biology, Secondary Education. Photo submitted

Three TEAMS: Noyce Scholars are the first to complete a year of teaching
Jan 22, 2019

After graduating last May, Alana Paterson, Biology, Secondary Education; Chris McCollum, Physics, Secondary Education and Chris Kolischak, Middle Grad...

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Cookies with Your Career Counselor: Spring 2019 Dates
Jan 22, 2019

Did you know that the Reich College of Education has a Career Counselor for students?Meet Maureen Cathey, Career Counselor for Education, and learn ab...

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Pritzker Fellow to collaborate with community on development of early childhood programs
Jan 22, 2019

Appalachian State University alumna Crystal Kelly ’00 ’09, who holds a master’s degree in social work, has been selected to direct efforts to bu...

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Lauren Boop ’12 joins 2018–19 National Humanities Center Teacher Advisory Council
Jan 22, 2019

Appalachian State University alumna Lauren Boop ’12 is one of 15 members appointed to the National Humanities Center’s 2018–19 Teacher Advi...


Rhododendron Society Awards: 2019 Call for Nominations
Jan 22, 2019

Nominate an outstanding educator for the Reich College of Education Rhododendron Society Award!B. B. Dougherty displayed great energy and vision in 18...

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Academy at Middle Fork Update: January 2019
Jan 17, 2019

Students and staff at the Appalachian State University Academy at Middle Fork spent the week before winter break building school culture and reconnect...

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RCOE Awards: Nominate an OUTSTANDING Faculty or Staff Member
Jan 16, 2019

Nominate an outstanding faculty or staff member for an RCOE Award.Making NominationsAny student, faculty member, or staff member may make nominations....

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US News and World Report recognizes Appalachian for ‘Best Online Programs’
Jan 16, 2019

Appalachian State University’s online bachelor’s and graduate education programs are ranked among the best in the nation — within the top 26 per...

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ASU Ranks No. 1 For Highest Number of NBPTS-Certified Alumni
Jan 14, 2019

For the third consecutive year, Appalachian State University has topped the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards’ list of “Top 50 Al...

Melanie Childers

The Melanie Childers Story: Hospital Chaplain Celebrates 20th Year of Service
Jan 14, 2019

We all have preconceptions in life. Predetermined ideas of what is right and wrong based on our own upbringing, faith or lack of it, and individual li...