Departmental News

Winners of David Hodgin English Award Announced

Winners of David Hodgin English Award Announced
Jul 2, 2020

We are pleased to announce the winners of the inaugural David Hodgin English Award, which this year called for works that addressed the impact th...

SAFE Grant Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Ellen Lamont

SAFE Grant Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Ellen Lamont, Sociology
Jul 1, 2020

Dr. Ellen LamontAssistant Professor, Honors CoordinatorStudent and Faculty Excellence (SAFE) fund recipientProject:“The Mating Game: Courtship ...

new scholarship commemorating Professor David Hodgin graphic, produced by the Dept. of English.

New English Award to Commemorate Professor David Hodgin
May 12, 2020

The Appalachian State University English Department has a new scholarship commemorating Professor David Hodgin. For more details on the current David ...

Online Lecture with Dr. Anna Field: Crime, Masculinity and Intrigue in the Rhinehart Collection

Online Lecture with Dr. Anna Field: Crime, Masculinity and Intrigue in the Rhinehart Collection
May 8, 2020

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 12 p.m.Online Zoom-based lectureDr. Anna Field will speak about her research focused on crime and masculinity in early mo...

Dr. Leah Sherman, Center for Academic Excellence Champion. Photo by University Communications.

CAE Faculty Champion spotlight: Dr. Leah Sherman
May 7, 2020

Dr. Leah ShermanDirector of Undergraduate LaboratoriesDepartment of Physics and Astronomy The Center for Academic Excellence has enlisted th...

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Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences: Virtual Senior Honor Thesis Presentations
May 7, 2020

Although the Department of Geologial and Environmental Sciences may not have been in the usual Rankin Science lecture hall,  there were still gre...

Dr. Sarah Charmichael, Center for Academic Excellence Champion. Photo submitted.

CAE Faculty Champion spotlight: Dr. Sarah Carmichael
May 5, 2020

Dr. Sarah Charmichael Professor of GeologyDepartment of Geological and Environmental SciencesThe Center for Academic Excellence ha...

Rachel Anderson, Anthropology major.

Rachel Anderson selected for the American Indian Language Development Institute
May 5, 2020

Anthropology major, Rachel Anderson, has been selected to participate in this summer's American Indian Language Development Institute at the...

Dr. Christopher Bartel, Center for Academic Excellence Champion. Photo by University Communications.

CAE Faculty Champion spotlight: Dr. Christopher Bartel
Apr 29, 2020

Dr. Christopher BartelProfessor of PhilosophyDepartment of Philosophy and ReligionThe Center for Academic Excellence has enlisted the help of many fac...

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David Hodgin Writing Award: Call for Submissions
Apr 29, 2020

Submissions for this Department of English competition are due Monday, May 11, 2020 as anonymous attachments to english@appstate.edu with the subject,...