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Welcome 2018-19 New Faculty Members

Welcome 2018-19 New Faculty Members
Oct 19, 2018

Welcome new faculty members to Appalachian State University's Reich College of Education. Read on to learn more about each, including research interes...

Amy White

Alumni Update: Amy White ‘04 '15
Oct 18, 2018

Amy White (neé Buchanan), originally from Asheville, North Carolina, graduated in 2004 with a B.S. in family and consumer sciences, secondary educati...

Transfer Students

Transferring to Appalachian
Oct 16, 2018

One-third of undergraduate students at Appalachian State University enter the university as transfers from another institution. Whether they come from...

David English ’04 ’06 is the 2018 winner of Appalachian State University’s Young Alumni Award. Photo by Marie Freeman

David English receives Appalachian Alumni Association’s Young Alumni Award
Oct 15, 2018

David English ’04 ’06, the 2018 winner of the Young Alumni Award at Appalachian State University, said, “Appalachian … truly changed the traje...

Ashley Portrait

Lt. Gen. Robert Ashley receives Appalachian Alumni Association’s Distinguished Alumni Award
Oct 15, 2018

During Homecoming Week 2018, Lt. Gen. Robert Ashley ’84, director of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), was recognized by the Appalachian State ...

Alumna Michelle Baker '13 chosen as McDowell’s Principal of the Year

Alumna Michelle Baker '13 chosen as McDowell’s Principal of the Year
Oct 15, 2018

Michelle Baker, principal of Eastfield Global Magnet, has been selected by her fellow principals as the 2019 Principal of the Year for McDowell County...

Long Portrait

Brock Long receives Appalachian Alumni Association’s Distinguished Alumni Award
Oct 15, 2018

During Homecoming Week 2018, Brock Long ’97 ’99, administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), was recognized by the Appalachia...

Edgecombe Early College High School Principal Matt Smith.

Alumnus Matt Smith '94 Named 2018-19 Principal of the Year for Edgecombe County Public Schools
Oct 15, 2018

The principal of Edgecombe Early College High School has been named the 2018-19 Principal of the Year for Edgecombe County Public Schools.Matt Smith, ...

Wilson Portrait

Carole Wilson receives Appalachian Alumni Association’s Outstanding Service Award
Oct 15, 2018

“Making a difference is the only thing that matters,” said Carole Wilson ’75, Appalachian State University Board of Trustee member, on being rec...

Alicia Muhammad

Dr. Alicia Muhammad Publishes Book Review of "High-Impact Advising: A Guide for Academic Advising"
Oct 10, 2018

Dr. Alicia Muhammad, Reich College of Education Professional Advisor in the James Center for Student Success and Advising, has published a review...