HEP Alumni Spotlight

Kenley Little

Kenley Little
Jul 3, 2019

Kenley Little ('18) was selected as the App State Student Teacher of the Year for 2018-2019. A native of Lincolnton, North Carolina, Kenley graduated ...

Deziree Baker

Deziree Baker
Nov 27, 2018

Deziree Baker ('18) found her inspiration to teach thanks to a psychology professor at Johnston Community College, whose approach to teaching made her...

Hayley McCulloch

Hayley McCulloch
Nov 9, 2018

Hayley McCulloch ('19) wants to help students think critically about the world they live in, and she sees the study of history as a way of helping ado...

Grace Cameron

Grace Cameron
Sep 12, 2018

Grace Cameron ('19) enjoyed her time in the Blue Ridge mountains and her journey as a BS History/Social Studies Education major. A native of Wilmingto...

Katie Haynes

Katie Haynes
Sep 4, 2018

Katie Haynes ('19) epitomizes what it means to be a global educator. During her time at App State, Katie traveled to several countries in South Americ...

Shannon Furr

Shannon Furr
Aug 28, 2018

A native of Wilkesboro, Shannon Furr (BS '19, MA ongoing) arrived at Appalachian State University with a passion for working with children in the clas...

Macy Watts

Macy Watts
Aug 28, 2018

Macy Watts ('19) is a native of Pamlico County High School in Bayboro, near New Bern, NC. She finished her Secondary History/Social Studies Education,...

Zack Beasley

Zack Beasley
Aug 28, 2018

Zack Beasley ('19) has always loved history, but it wasn't until his college experiences at App State that he understood why good history teaching is ...

Jon Frederick

Jon Frederick
Aug 13, 2018

Jon Frederick ('18) is a social studies teacher at Apex High School in the Wake County Public School System. While at App State, he excelled in severa...

Adam Warren

Adam Warren
Aug 13, 2018

Adam Warren (BS '07, MA '09) joined the ACCESS Scholarship Program at App State in 2014, where he currently serves as an advisor to ACCESS scholars fr...