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GWS Student News
May 6, 2022

Congratulations to GWS students Katie Williard and Oliver Bandong for their presentations at the WGS-South conference, 2022!Congratulations to GWS maj...

Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies Program and University Forum Speaker Series Presents: Dr. Jennifer Nash's “In the Room: Women of Color Doulas in a Time of Crisis.”
Apr 8, 2022

Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies Program and University Forum Speaker Series Presents: Dr. Jennifer Nash's “In the Room: Women of Color Doul...

Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies Program Presents: Dr. Marquis Bey's “Black Trans Feminism: Theory as Practice."
Mar 17, 2022

Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies Program Presents: “Black Trans Feminism: Theory as Practice."Guest Speaker: Dr. Marquis ...

Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies Program Presents: Dr. Alecia Jackson's "Thinking Like a Feminist and Reading with Love:Pedagogy, Inquiry, and Educational Change."
Feb 28, 2022

Gender, Women's, and Sexuality Studies Presents: "Thinking like a Feminist and Reading with Love: Pedagogy, Inquiry, and Educational Change."Guest Spe...

GWS Presents: Dr. Sara Ahmed's "Complaint as a Queer Method"
Jan 27, 2022

Gender, Women's, and Sexuality Studies Presents: "Complaint as a Queer Method"Guest Speaker: Dr. Sara Ahmed When: Thursday February 24t...

Watauga Residential College students partner with Blue Ridge Women in Agriculture through Appalachian Regional Commission student research training grant
Dec 6, 2021

Dr. Jessica Martell's first-year Watauga Residential College students successfully participated in this year's Appalachian Teaching Project, a student...

College Photographer of the Year (CPOY) for the COVID Experience category as a Gold medal winner. Photo by Mike Belleme.

Jesse Barber wins College Photographer of the Year for COVID Experience category
Nov 2, 2021

Jesse Barber, self-designed Bachelor of Arts in interdisciplinary studies with a concentration in documentary studies in Appalachia and...

Appalachian State University alumna Julianna Roupas ’21, of Charlotte, earned a self-designed B.A. in interdisciplinary studies with a focus in studies of integrative health sciences, as well as a minor in Spanish. She graduated summa cum laude from App State in May. Photo submitted

App State’s Julianna Roupas ’21 designed her own path to medical school
Jul 7, 2021

Julianna Roupas ’21 wrote her own ticket for her journey to medical school with a self-designed major at Appalachian State University. Roupas gradua...

App State College of Arts and Sciences welcomes new department chairs to the Department of Anthropology, Dr. Krista Lewis; A.R. Smith Department of Chemistry and Fermentation Sciences, Dr. Petia Bobadova and Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences, Dr. Cynthia M. Liutkus-Pierce. In addition, Dr. Laura Ammon, from the Department of Philosophy and Religion will become the director of Watauga Residential College.

App State’s College of Arts and Sciences announces new department chairs and director
May 6, 2021

Three new department chairs in Appalachian State University’s College of Arts and Sciences will begin their positions on July 1, 2021.&nbs...

Jesse Barber, an Appalachian State University senior from Sawmills, is pursuing a self-designed B.A. in interdisciplinary studies with a concentration in documentary studies in Appalachia and a minor in sustainable development. Photo by Mike Belleme

Mountaineer photographer Jesse Barber focuses on storytelling
Apr 20, 2021

World traveler, writer, photographer, volunteer and passionate environmentalist — at 28, Jesse Barber is just getting started.A native of Sawmills, ...