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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

5:30 Mon Mar 19: Catherine Harnois
Mar 3, 2018

Catherine Harnois "Making sense of mistreatment: intersectionality and perceptions of everyday discrimination”

Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies

7:30 Thur Mar 15: zine party + opening exhibit Reclaiming Intersections
Mar 3, 2018

Reclaiming Intersections: An Exhibit of Student Work

The opening will be on Thursday March 15 from 7:30-9pm in the Belk Library. 

Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies

Fall 2018 Courses
Mar 2, 2018

We have a great slate of Fall 2018 Courses:
GWS 2421 Sex, Gender, and Power MW 2-3:15 Sushmita Chatterjee

Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies

Armin Langer 7pm, Tuesday March 13
Mar 2, 2018

Armin Langer, activist and founder of Salaam-Shalom will speak on “Salaam-Shalom: Cross-Cultural Activism and Coalition Building in Europe T

Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies

Today! Come hear Dr. Mark Rifkin Speak!
Mar 1, 2018

Come hear Dr. Mark Rifkin give a talk entitled: "Between Two Ghost Dances: Sarah Winnemucca and the Politics of Representativity."  Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies

All welcome! A conversation with Dr. Muona Zituoni, an expert in gender, culture, and language pedagogy.
Jan 30, 2018

We welcome all to join us next Tuesday, February 6th for a conversation with Dr. Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies
Appalachian Studies faculty member at Appalachian State University attracts global interest with film “After Coal”

Appalachian Studies faculty member at Appalachian State University attracts global interest with film “After Coal”
Jan 5, 2018

Appalachian Studies faculty member and documentary filmmaker Tom Hansell will present, on two continents this spring, “After Coal” a f

Appalachian Studies

GWS Student Club Conversations
Nov 7, 2017

"How queer is media?" Come to our GWS Student Club discussion tomorrow and see!

Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies

Fall 2017 Feminist Retakes Film Series!
Nov 2, 2017

The Gender, Women's, and Sexuality Studies Program invites you to the

Fall 2017 Feminist Retakes Film Series

Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies
Student Ryan Hellenbrand has received a 2017 Fulbright award. Photo submitted by Ryan Hellenbrand

One student and one alum from Appalachian named Fulbright Scholars
May 11, 2017

The Office of International Education and Development (OIED) at Appalachian State University has announced that student Ryan Hellenbrand of Boone... Global Studies