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Amy Milsom

Dr. Amy Milsom named Chair of Appalachian’s Department of Human Development and Psychological Counseling
Jul 15, 2019

Dr. Amy Milsom has been named chair of the Department of Human Development and Psychological Counseling (HPC) in Appalachian State University’s Reich College of Education (RCOE). Her appointment...

Vachel Miller

Dr. Vachel Miller Named New Director of Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership
Jul 15, 2019

Dr. Vachel Miller has been named Director of the Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership in Appalachian State University’s Reich College of Education (RCOE). His appointment began in July.

Theresa Redmond and Michelle Ciulla Lipkin

Dr. Theresa Redmond Receives National Association for Media Literacy Education Outstanding Service Award
Jul 11, 2019

Dr. Theresa Redmond, associate professor of media studies in the Reich College of Education (RCOE) Department of Curriculum and Instruction, received the Outstanding Service Award from the...

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.