Alumni

Sope Kahn. Photo by Ellen Gwin Burnette

Student Reflects On An Extraordinary Educational Experience
May 18, 2020

Appalachian State University graduating senior Sope Kahn’s college experiences have been anything but ordinary. As a double major in Art E...

Spring 2020 Commencement (Premiering) Saturday, May 16, at 11 a.m. EST

A Commencement for the History Books
May 14, 2020

Spring 2020 Commencement (Premiering) Saturday, May 16, at 11 a.m. EST...

Evea Kaldas Stuart ’16, M.A. Industrial Organizational Psychology and Human Resource Management

Then and Now: Evea Kaldas Stuart, Psychology
May 4, 2020

Evea Kaldas Stuart ‘16 M.A. Industrial Organizational Psychology and Human Resource Management Atlanta, G.A. THEN:During her tim...

Brian Anderson '88, '90 B.A. History, M.A. English from Charlotte N.C.

Then and Now: Brian Anderson, History and English
Apr 27, 2020

Brian Anderson ’88, '90B.A. HistoryM.A. EnglishCharlotte, N.C. THEN:Anderson says of his time as an undergraduate student that he was fortunate...

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Anthropology Alumni and new graduates have a stellar year with job and graduate school acceptances
Apr 23, 2020

As the 2019-2020 academic year comes to a close, the Department takes great pride in celebrating new jobs and graduate school acceptances for our alum...

Stephanie Józefowicz-Minty '08, '09 B.S. Communication Sciences and Disorders, B.A. French

Then and Now: Stephanie Józefowicz-Minty, French
Apr 20, 2020

Stephanie Józefowicz-Minty ’08, '09B.S. Communication Sciences and DisordersB.A. FrenchTrinidad and Tobago, West Indies THEN:During Jozef...

Audra Ellis ’95 B.S. Criminal Justice, B.S. Psychology from Lincolnton, N.C. Photo submitted.

Then and Now: Audra Ellis, Government and Justice Studies
Apr 14, 2020

Audra Ellis ’95B.S. Criminal JusticeB.S. PsychologyLincolnton, N.C. THEN:Ellis’s four and a half years at Appalachian helped her to expl...

Current photo of Emily Blackburn. Photo submitted.

Then And Now: Emily Blackburn, Geology
Apr 7, 2020

 Emily Blackburn ’18B.S., GeologyCherryville, N.C. THEN:As a graduate of the Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences, Bla...

Thanatotheristes degrootorum was a predator at the top of its food chain that lived approximately 79.5 million years ago and is Canada’s oldest known tyrannosaur. It was identified as a new species by Appalachian alumnus Jared Voris ’16, who is currently pursuing his Ph.D. at the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada. Illustration by Julius Csotonyi

App State alumnus identifies a new tyrannosaur species
Apr 1, 2020

BOONE, N.C. — Jared Voris ’16 had his hands on a ferocious beast — and lived to tell about it. In fact, this Appalachian State University alumnu...

Meredith Hooks ’00,’02 B.A. History, M.A. Political Science from Greensboro, N.C. Photo submitted.

Then and Now: Meredith Hooks, History and Political Science
Mar 31, 2020

Meredith Hooks ’00,’02B.A. HistoryM.A. Political Science Greensboro, N.C. THEN:Hooks' experience at Appalachian prepared her for her rol...