Current Majors Spotlight

Deziree Baker

Deziree Baker
Nov 27, 2018

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

Hayley McCulloch

Hayley McCulloch
Nov 9, 2018

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

Grace Cameron

Grace Cameron
Sep 12, 2018

Grace Cameron is enjoying her time in the Blue Ridge mountains and her journey as a BS History/Social Studies Education major. A native of Wilmington,...

Katie Haynes

Katie Haynes
Sep 4, 2018

Katie Haynes epitomizes what it means to be a global educator. During her time at App State she has traveled to several countries in South America and...

Nick Goard

Nick Goard
Aug 30, 2018

A native of Greensboro, and an avid baseball player, Nick Goard arrived in Boone already impressed by the region and with a sense of feeling right at ...

Shannon Furr

Shannon Furr
Aug 28, 2018

A native of Wilkesboro, Shannon Furr arrived at Appalachian State University with a passion for working with children in the classroom. After consider...

Macy Watts

Macy Watts
Aug 28, 2018

Macy Watts is a graduate of Pamlico County High School in Bayboro (near New Bern, NC). She is currently studying Secondary History/Social Studies Educ...

Zack Beasley

Zack Beasley
Aug 28, 2018

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