Students

Katelyn McGinnis ’11, left, and Dr. Cynthia M. Liutkus-Pierce, a professor in the Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences, hold the Appalachian State University flag at the footprint site in Tanzania. Six undergraduate students participated in research activities related to this study, for which a culminating article has been published in the journal Scientific Reports. Photo submitted

Geological and Environmental Sciences faculty publish culminating research paper on ancient human footprints found in Tanzania
May 20, 2020

Two faculty members in Appalachian State University’s Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences and their undergraduates have wo...

Brandon Moore was named the Appalachian State University Student Teacher of the Year for the 2019-2020 academic year

Brandon Moore Recognized as the Appalachian State University Student Teacher of the Year
May 19, 2020

Brandon Moore was named the Appalachian State University Student Teacher of the Year for the 2019-2020 academic year in the Reich College of Education...

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...

Student Teacher of the Year Finalists

CAS students named in App State Student Teacher of the Year Finalists
May 13, 2020

Seven student teachers have been named finalists for Appalachian State University’s Student Teacher of the Year Award. They are Walker Ballard, Em D...

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 ...

Rachel Thomas, English and French and Francophone major. Photo by Ellen Gwin Burnette

CAS Corps Feature: Rachel Thomas
May 8, 2020

Rachel ThomasEnglish, Literary Studies and French and Francophone Studies majorThe CAS Corps are chosen to serve as representatives to all constituent...

Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences 2020 Senior Honor Thesis graphic

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...

Each flag displayed in the International Hallway of Appalachian State University’s Plemmons Student Union represents an Appalachian student or faculty member studying abroad in another country or an international student studying at Appalachian. Approximately 50 international students attending Appalachian remain in Boone during the COVID-19 conditions. Photo by Marie Freeman

App State international students — far from home but not alone
May 6, 2020

BOONE, N.C. — They’re far from home but not alone. Approximately 50 international students attending Appalachian State University remain in Boone ...

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...