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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.

Interdisciplinary Studies
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. 

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Congratulations 2020-21 GWS Frances Holland Black Scholarship recipients!
Apr 30, 2021

Join us in congratulating our 2020-2021 GWS Frances Holland Black Scholarship recipients.

Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies
Appalachian alumna Robyn Seamon ’11 ’18, who holds a B.S. in nursing and an M.S. in Appalachian studies from Appalachian. She owns Appalachian Healthcare Training and Consulting, through which she provides cultural sensitivity training to health care providers in the Southern Appalachian region. Photo submitted

App State alumna helps the medical community understand Appalachian culture
Jul 8, 2019

When Robyn Seamon ’11 ’18 enrolled at Appalachian State University to pursue a ... Appalachian Studies

Lola Benfield - 2019 Frances Holland Black Scholarship Recipient
May 6, 2019

Lola Benfield, a graduate student in Political Science at Appalachian State University from Morganton, North Carolina, has been named the winner... Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies

GWS Seniors Present Capstone Research
May 6, 2019

On May 2nd, 2019, we celebrated the research of our graduating seniors enrolled in GWS 4301: Postcolonial and Decolonial Feminisms.

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Film Screening - Donna Haraway: Story Telling for Earthly Survival
Apr 16, 2019

GWS and Belk Library and Information Commons will screen a film by Fabrizio Terranova, entitled "Donna Haraway: Story Telling for Earthly... Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies

Dr. Kimberly Lamm to give public lecture
Apr 1, 2019

Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies  presents a talk by Dr.

Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies

Appalachian Reckoning - Book discussion with author Meredith McCarroll
Mar 29, 2019

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
6 p.m.
Belk Library and Information Commons, Room 421

Appalachian Studies, Events

Dr. Deboleena Roy to speak at AppState
Mar 25, 2019

Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies presents a talk by: 

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Women's History Month Talk with Dr. Lynne Getz
Mar 19, 2019

Women’s History Month Event:

Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies presents

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Women's History Month Talk with Dr. Jacqui Bergman
Mar 18, 2019

Women’s History Month Event:
Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies presents 

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