Alumni Spotlight

Jon Frederick

Jon Frederick
Aug 13, 2018

Jon Frederick is a social studies teacher at Apex High School in the Wake County Public School System, graduating from the History/Social Studies...

Adam Warren

Adam Warren
Aug 13, 2018

Adam Warren joined the ACCESS Scholarship Program at App State in 2014, where he currently serves as an advisor to ACCESS scholars from orientati...

Brianna Abbate

Brianna Abbate
Jul 30, 2018

Brianna Abbate's journey through App State took her from her homewtown of Centereach (New York), to high school in Charlotte, to college in Boone, and...

Christian Gardner

Christian Gardner
Jul 30, 2018

Christian Gardner graduated in spring 2017 and is currently  a high school social studies teacher in Maryland.  A native of Knightsdale...

Rachel Shepherd

Rachel Shepherd
Jul 25, 2018

Rachel Shepherd received her bachelor's degree in history/social studies education from App State in spring 2004. A native of the High Country, she ta...

Joey Santos

Joey Santos
Jul 18, 2018

Joey Santos graduated with Honors from the History/Social Studies Education program in spring 2016 . His thesis, "The Development, Implementation...

Kirsten Anderson

Kirsten Anderson
Jul 18, 2018

Over they years, the History Department has had the privilege of working with majors who were part of the (old) NC Teaching Fellows program, and its c...

Cameron Wheeler

Cameron Wheeler
Jul 17, 2018

When Cameron Wheeler - a graduate of Glenn High School (Kernersville, NC) - returned to Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools to complete his clinical ...

Carly Pugh in Paris

Carly Pugh
Jul 17, 2018

Carly Pugh completed her degree and student teaching in spring 2017, traveling from Boone to Avery County to Germany (and beyond!). As an interna...

JT Kirby

JT Kirby
Jul 17, 2018

A native of Mebane, NC, JT Kirby completed his BS degree in History/Social Studies Education in fall 2017. He taught Civics & Economics at So...