ASU Graduate Alumna Named Fulbright Scholar

Megan Holt-Smith is a first-generation college student who speaks German and Spanish. While at Appalachian, she worked as a lead mentor and grad assistant for the ACCESS program while completing her MA in Spanish. She also taught small-group discussion sessions in German to support the a project for the university's QEP in Global Learning.  Since graduating December, 2016, Megan has been working with a TRIO program at Davidson Community College, where she uses her Spanish to connect with Latino families to encourage students to consider a college education.   During her Fulbright year, she'll be teaching English as a Second Language in Schleswig-Holstein (a state in northern Germany).

Megan was recently married (November 2016) to Zack Smith, a partner whom she met in an undergraduate German class.

Megan Smith Photo
Published: May 15, 2017 9:27am