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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. 

Watauga Residential College

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

AFTER EQUALITY: Where Should the LGBTQ Movement Go From Here?
Mar 18, 2019

GWS presents a Faculty Panel titled "AFTER EQUALITY: Where Should the LGBTQ Movement Go From Here?" Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies
Tom Hansell on location

Faculty Author Spotlight with Tom Hansell, Appalachian Studies
Mar 13, 2019

After Coal: Stories of Survival in Appalachia and Wales
Tom Hansell - Center for Appalachian Studies

Appalachian Studies, Events

Congratulations to Ellen Lamont and Sope Kahn
Sep 18, 2018

With a research assistantship supported by the Department of Sociology and a College of Arts and Sciences SAFE grant through Gender, Women’s

Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies

Ariel Green, winner of the 2018-19 Frances Holland Black scholarship
May 3, 2018

Ariel Green, winner of the 2018-19 Frances Holland Black scholarship

Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies

Sope Kahn, winner of the 2017-18 Frances Holland Black scholarship
Apr 24, 2018

Sope Kahn, winner of the 2017-18 Frances Holland Black scholarship

Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies

Women, the Military, War, and Its Aftermath Fri 4/13 and Sat 4/14
Apr 8, 2018

Friday April 13 and Saturday April 14: The Appalachian Veterans Arts &

Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies

Panel of current and recently graduated students Thur 4/19 6:30pm
Mar 30, 2018

Current and recently graduated students Laura-Lee Williams, Shauna Caldwell, and Vannah Aldridgewill discuss their GWS experiences, activism, and... Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies