Transfer Student Spotlights

A ‘diploma in persistence’ for this App State staff member and student
Mar 8, 2021

On a path with a few stumbling stones along the way, Wendy Wilt — a 10-year staff member at Appalachian State University — persisted to earn her high school diploma at the age of 39 an

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App State transfer student has a ‘Head Start’ on her career
Jan 22, 2021

Kaitlyn Helton is an instructional support associate in McDowell County’s Head Start program — and is pursuing her ... Transfer Student Spotlights

Magical moments in hospitality brought this Mountaineer to App State
Jan 14, 2021

Creating little magical moments at Walt Disney World inspired Sam Hedrick to transfer to Appalachian State University and major in ... Transfer Student Spotlights

App State Mountaineer approaches physics with military discipline
Jan 14, 2021

Four years of military service has given Steven Klingler a new perspective as a student at Appalachian State University.

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First-generation App State student hammers out a new perspective
Jan 14, 2021

A few years ago, Joe Graber ’20 — hammer in his hand — was working in construction and unsure of what he wanted to do with the r

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The sky is the limit for this high-achieving Mountaineer
Nov 20, 2020

Addy said he accelerated his acclimation to App State by joining the Transfer Residential... Transfer Student Spotlights

Global Immersion!
Nov 15, 2019

There are many amazing opportunities at Appalachian State to study abroad.

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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.

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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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