News

Welcome Dr. Clarice Moran
Apr 22, 2020

The Department of English is happy to announce that Dr. Clarice Moran will be joining the faculty as Assistant Professor of English Education in the F...

Submitting Writing (& Visuals) for On-Campus Publication
Apr 22, 2020

Curious about how to get your writing, scholarly thoughts, and creative work out there? Want to receive feedback on your work?  Not sure where to...

David Hodgin English Award Competition
Apr 22, 2020

As this online semester draws to a close, the situation our community faces has changed rapidly.  One positive change is the creation of the Davi...

Grad Student Authorial Spotlight: Thom Young
Apr 10, 2020

Appalachian State graduate student Thom Young has released their debut book! BESPOKE is a collection of poetry published by St. Andrews University Pre...

Congratulations to Dr. Peaches Hash
Apr 8, 2020

Congratulations to Dr. Peaches Hash for successfully defending her dissertation and earning her Ed.D. from Appalachian’s Reich College of Education!...

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Dr. Hopton Wins Major Research Award
Apr 8, 2020

Congratulations to our very own Dr. Sarah-Beth Hopton on her recent award from the Conference on College Composition and Communication! Her article ...

Summer Classes
Mar 30, 2020

Good news! The English department has released a list of courses available over the summer. Please speak with your advisor if you are interested in an...

The Book That Opened You
Mar 27, 2020

Mid-term week is stressful for everyone, including our faculty. For some much-needed relaxation, many professors gathered the Wednesday before spring ...

Whitaker Returns!
Mar 25, 2020

At the end of February, Kayla Rae Whitaker returned to Appalachian to give a craft talk and a lecture as part of the ongoing Visiting Writers Series. ...

Climbing Every Mountain
Mar 17, 2020

On March 31st a new film titled Climbing Every Mountain will be released in celebration of national Transgender Day of Visibility. The film is about r...