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

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

Bradley Coniglio

Bradley Coniglio
Mar 18, 2016

Hello Mountaineers! My name is Bradley Coniglio.

Transfer Student Spotlights