HEP Alumni Spotlight

Charlie Dejournette

Charlie Dejournette
Apr 16, 2021

Charlie Dejournette ('21) didn't originally plan on going into history or history education. Originally from Burlington, NC, Charlie wanted to be...

Holly Hendrix

Holly Hendrix
Jan 25, 2021

Holly Hendrix ('21) is a native of Shelby, NC. In terms of history, she is particularly interested in American and ancient Mediterranean his...

Jordan Butner

Jordan Butner
Jan 25, 2021

Jordan Butner ('21) is a graduate of Roxboro Community School - a college-prep public charter school in Roxboro, North Carolina. At RCS, Jordan s...

Margie Wescott

Margie Wescott
Jan 18, 2021

A graduate of Riverside High School in Durham, NC, Margie Wescott ('21) was a member of Chi Omega and an advocate for social change during her ti...

Nina Olivardia

Nina Olivardia
Dec 3, 2019

Nina Olivardia is a native of Orlando, FL. She moved to Boone to attend App State and has enjoyed the change of scenery these past years, while also m...

Payton Laube

Payton Laube
Dec 3, 2019

Originally from Pennsylvania, Payton Laube ('20) moved to Reidsville, NC, before arriving at App State. Payton received her Associate's degree from&nb...

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 ...

Kara Old

Kara Old
Jun 30, 2019

With a last name such as Old, teaching history is an ironic and great path for Kara Old to take! During her time at App State, Kara served as an ASU E...

Alex Dudash

Alex Dudash
Jun 30, 2019

A native of Clayton, NC, Alex Dudash ('21) served as an ACES Scholar with the Reich College of Education during his time at App State. He cr...

Nathan Minton

Nathan Minton
Feb 24, 2019

Born and raised in Granite Falls, NC, Nathan Minton ('20) attended Caldwell Early College High School. After graduation, Nathan returned to Caldw...