Meredith Draughn

Alumni Update: Meredith Draughn ’15
Nov 5, 2021

Meredith Draughn, originally from Burlington, North Carolina, graduated in 2015 with an M.A. in professional school counseling. She completed her B.S....

Sonja Ardoin

Ardoin Named ACPA Diamond Honoree, Class of 2022
Nov 5, 2021

Dr. Sonja Ardoin, program director and associate  professor of student affairs administration in the Department of Human Development and Psycholo...

Orange County Schools afterschool program. Photo courtesy of N.C. Center for Afterschool Programs.

After school: The work of the heart
Nov 2, 2021

Emily Neff '14 graduated with her degree in child development and now works as a director of youth development for W.A.M.Y.'s after-school programs. R...

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16 RCOE Students Selected as Literacy Scholars
Oct 29, 2021

Appalachian State University’s Reich College of Education (RCOE) has been selected by the UNC System to serve as a Literacy Innovation Leader (LIL)....

Runners participate in annual Spooky Duke race

App State’s 2021 Spooky Duke raises over $25K for children with special needs
Oct 28, 2021

On Saturday, Oct. 16, costumed creatures once again gathered on the campus of Appalachian State University - and virtually - for the eleventh annual S...

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SAA Celebrates Careers in Student Affairs Month
Oct 26, 2021

The month of October is Careers in Student Affairs Month (CSAM). An initiative through NASPA-Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education (NASPA...

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App State selected to partner with Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools for Equity-Centered Pipeline Initiative
Oct 25, 2021

Appalachian State University has been selected to partner with Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools (WS/FCS) for the Equity-Centered Pipeline Initiati...

Beth Sibley

Beth Sibley Joins SDAP Staff
Oct 25, 2021

Beth Sibley has joined the Scholars with Diverse Abilities Program (SDAP) as an assistant director. Her responsibilities include planning, preparing, ...

Michael Jones

Michael Jones Joins RCOE Staff
Oct 25, 2021

Michael Jones has joined the Reich College of Education’s (RCOE) James Center for Student Success and Advising as an academic advisor. His responsib...

Alyson Smith with student

PEP Teacher Recognized for Student Engagement
Oct 20, 2021

Congratulations to alumna Alyson Smith '16 '17 on being named Teacher of the Year!Progressive Education Program (PEP) teacher Alyson Smith has been na...