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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

50th Anniversary of Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar held on Friday, April 5
Apr 18, 2019

Appalachian State University’s Reich College of Education (RCOE) celebrated the 50th anniversary of the publication of Eric Carle's The Very...

Math problem

Mixed Results on Florida Remedial Education Gamble
Apr 16, 2019

Dr. Hunter Boylan is the director of the National Center of Developmental Education as well as a professor in the Leadership and Educational Studies department. Dr. Andrew Koricich is an...

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. Herb Brown is a professor in the Curriculum and Instruction department.

Maria Fabrizio for NPR

One Reason Rural Students Don't Go To College: Colleges Don't Go To Them
Mar 7, 2019

In the Media

Andrew Koricich, an assistant professor with the Higher Education Program (LES), was interviewed for the article.

The cover of “Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption” by Bryan Stevenson. Penguin Random House image

Common Reading Program announces ‘Just Mercy’ as its 2019–20 selection
Mar 7, 2019

At Appalachian

The Common Reading Program at Appalachian State University announces its 2019–20 book selection — “Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption...

Patrick Setzer ’90 ’98. Photo by Marie Freeman

Setzer named executive director of national alumni and parent engagement for Appalachian State University
Mar 5, 2019

At Appalachian

Alumnus Patrick Setzer ’90 ’98 has been named executive director of national alumni and parent engagement. Setzer earned a Master of Arts in...

Nina Meadows

Union County’s 50 most powerful women
Mar 5, 2019

In the Media

Alumna Nina Meadows '06, a graduate of the library science program, has been named one of Union County's 50 most powerful women.

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Kelly Johnson ‘02 with her son, Charlie, at Twetsie. Photo submitted

Alumni Update: Kelly Johnson ‘02
Mar 4, 2019

Features

Kelly Johnson (née Riddle), originally from Mount Airy, North Carolina, graduated in 2002 with a B.S. in elementary education. In addition, she...

Derrick Barnes. Photo submitted
Cherokee High School Students

Cherokee High School students share Valentine's Day lesson at Green Valley
Mar 1, 2019

In the Media

Cherokee High School students traveled to Green Valley Elementary School on Feb. 13 to teach a Valentine’s Day lesson by sharing the traditional...

Dr. Chris Blanton and his family

Blanton named WCS Principal of the Year
Mar 1, 2019

In the Media

 Alumnus Dr. Chris Blanton '02 named Watauga County Schools Principal of the Year.

After being appointed as the Watauga High...

Dr. Chris Blanton accepting his award

Watauga High School Principal Dr. Chris Blanton Named Principal of the Year
Mar 1, 2019

In the Media

 Alumnus Dr. Chris Blanton '02 named Watauga County Schools Principal of the Year.