Transfer Student Spotlights

Thankful to our Student Veterans for their Service
Nov 11, 2019

When Morgan Ferguson was 18, he knew he wanted to follow his dad’s footsteps and join the military. Not only his father, but many of his great-uncles and grandfather had also served.

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Changing Paths at 50
Oct 10, 2019

Rick didn’t begin his transfer story until he was 50 years old.

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Professors in Your Corner Cheering!
Oct 7, 2019

Some students may pick their dream school months in advance, but this week's transfer spotlight has a different story to tell!

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Marching for a Cause
Sep 30, 2019

Yelisa Leiva is a junior at Appalachian State studying English.

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Rachel Gaines is a goalkeeper in sports - and in life
Jun 27, 2019

Field hockey brought Rachel Gaines to Appalachian State University, but academics — and the “family atmosphere” — made her

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Michelle Jeanniton-Garrett Gives Graduation Keynote
May 20, 2019

Good afternoon and welcome administrators, faculty, staff, and Parents.

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Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences awards presented to Two Transfer Students
May 3, 2018

On Sunday, April 15 during the Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences Awards Dinner two transfer students were awarded the inaugural... Transfer Student Spotlights

Women of Walker
Feb 5, 2018

When I first began my higher education at Ferrum College, I thought I would be receiving a degree in Business after four years.

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Madelyn Kittle: Finding a Home at App through Creative Writing
Sep 25, 2017

I transferred to Appalachian in the Fall of 2016 with my AA from Caldwell Community College.

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Kate Hayes
May 8, 2017

When I was about to graduate high school, I never thought that I would end up graduating from Appalachian with a Bachelor’s and Master&rsquo... Transfer Student Spotlights

photo of Nancy Patterson

Nancy Patterson Gives Graduation Keynote
Dec 13, 2016

Transfer student, Nancy Patterson, was tapped to give the keynote address during the December 2016 graduation ceremonies.

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Jalyn Howard

Jalyn Howard: Leading the Mountaineers
Sep 1, 2016

SGA President Jalyn Howards provides great advice for new transfer students in his Transfer... Transfer Student Spotlights

Avrahami doing mineral taste test during geology fieldwork

Haviv Avrahami
Mar 24, 2016

There are many factors transfer students consider when choosing a four-year institution: how many credits will they take, how long will it take... Transfer Student Spotlights