Alumni & Student News

Spring 2023 Cratis D. Williams Society inductees Zoë Benfield (upper left), Krystal Carter (upper middle), Nic Garzone (upper right), Natalie Moyer (lower left), Gabriel Paredes (lower middle) and Skyler Prowten (lower right)

Cratis D. Williams Society inductees include six CAS graduates
May 22, 2023

BOONE, N.C. — In the Spring and Fall, Appalachian State University's Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies seeks nominations for the Cratis ...

Olivia Adams, a senior applied physics and english major from Raleigh, at the Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, AZ. Photo submitted.

Physics, English major Olivia Adams selected for prestigious internship in Switzerland
Mar 8, 2023

BOONE, N.C. — Olivia Adams, a senior applied physics and English major from Raleigh, has been selected for the University of Michigan - CERN Su...

Lydia Blanton, junior from New Bern, NC; Sophie Wells, senior from Greensboro, NC; and Sarah Teague, senior from Greensboro, NC will receive scholarships for their works of creative prose and poetry. Photos submitted.

English announces creative writing scholarship recipients
Jan 27, 2023

BOONE, N.C. — The Appalachian State University Department of English has announced the recipients of the fall creative writing scholarship...

Truman Capote Literary Trust Creative Writing Scholarship 2020-21 Winners Announced
Aug 21, 2020

Junior Jay Phillips was named the winner of the Truman Capote Literary Trust Scholarship in Creative Writing for Poetry, and Victoria Goff was named r...

Three students from the Department of English were chosen for publication by an online journal and news website, 100 Days in Appalachia.
Jul 31, 2020

Three students from the Department of English were chosen for publication by an online journal and news website, 100 Days in Appalachia...

Marian Coe, John Foster West and Marjorie Idol 2020 Scholarship Winners
Feb 29, 2020

The fall scholarship creative writing competition: poetry and prose was open to all full-time students attending Appalachian State University and four...

Congratulations to Tori Capehart and Eva Lambert!
Apr 11, 2019

The graduate students in Dr. Winn's technical writing course participated in the Climate Stories Collaborative Showcase last Friday at the HOW Space a...

Congratulations to Matthias Kramer!
Apr 11, 2019

If you see Matthias Kramer in the halls of Sanford Hall, please congratulate him. Matthias has recently accepted an offer to attend the Univ...

Congratulations to Raven Thigpen
Apr 11, 2019

Please congratulate Raven when you see her. She has been accepted in the MA program in Cinema Studies at NYU!...

Congratulations to our M.A. student Lauren Coldiron!
Apr 11, 2019

A big congratulations to our M.A. student Lauren Coldiron!  Lauren has just been accepted into the Ph.D. program in rhetoric and compos...