Spring Commencement 2017

Commencement Remarks at Appalachian Focus on Possibilities, Overcoming Obstacles and Appreciation
May 18, 2017

Appalachian State University’s six commencement ceremonies began Friday, May 12, with Chancellor Sheri N. Everts praising the “achievements of our...

Sarah Beth Anderson

Appalachian’s Sarah Beth Anderson Receives Rural Scholarship from the NBCC Foundation
May 18, 2017

Sarah Beth Anderson of Boone, who is pursuing a Master of Arts degree in the clinical mental health counseling program at Appalachian State University...

Cassidy Milosh

Cassidy Milosh Inducted Into the Cratis D. Williams Society
May 16, 2017

Cassidy Milosh, originally from Morehead City, NC, has been inducted into the Cratis D. Williams Society. This society is designed to include eac...

Rose Matuszny

Rose Matuszny Honored by the North Carolina Council for Exceptional Children
May 15, 2017

Dr. Rose Matuszny, an associate professor in the Department of Reading Education and Special Education, was recognized at the North Carolina Council f...

Margaret Werts & Cate Smith

Margaret Werts and Cate Smith Named Recipients of a Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies 2017-2019 Graduate Research Associate Mentoring Program Award
May 15, 2017

Dr. Margaret Werts, a professor in the Department of Reading Education and Special Education, has been named a recipient of a Cratis D. Will...

David Stegall

Dr. David Stegall Named Northwest North Carolina Superintendent of the Year
May 15, 2017

In a unanimous vote of the Northwest Superintendent’s Council, Dr. David Stegall, Superintendent of the Newton-Conover City School district in Newto...

Kelly Walker, Scott Elliott, Patty Buckner

New Principals Named at Parkway, Cove Creek Schools
May 15, 2017

The Watauga County Board of Education voted unanimously on May 8 to appoint new principals at Cove Creek and Parkway schools.Kelly Walker, who current...

A National Award, Appalachian and F.A.R.M. Cafe: A Story of Hunger, Humanitarianism and Heart
May 10, 2017

One in six Americans – 50 million people – are food insecure, meaning families and individuals are accessing emergency food pantries, even scaveng...

RCOE 2017 Faculty Award winners

Five Honored with 2017 Reich College of Education Outstanding Faculty Awards
May 9, 2017

Five Reich College of Education faculty members have been honored with Outstanding Faculty Awards:Eric Groce: Outstanding Teaching AwardDavid Kop...

Geri Miller Named Keynote Speaker at the 33rd Annual Idaho Conference on Alcohol and Drug Dependency
May 8, 2017

Dr. Geri Miller has been asked to be one of the Keynote Speakers at the 33rd Annual Idaho Conference on Alcohol and Drug Dependency, which will be hel...