Scoggins Portrait

CAS Outstanding Alumni Award winner for 2017–18 Nov 9, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — The College of Arts and Sciences at Appalachian State University has named Carmen Leigh Scoggins ’94 ’98 as the Outstanding Alumni Award winner for 2017–18.

Handshake logo

Career Development for Students using Handshake! Nov 6, 2018

You may have heard a lot of talk and hype about Handshake recently. Handshake is Appalachian State's new career development platform!  All graduate students should log in to Handshake, complete your profile, and explore what it has to offer.


Open to all Grad Students: Critical Perspectives and Research in New Media and Literacies Nov 2, 2018

Graduate Students: Please consider registering this spring for a dynamic, engaging elective course. The fully online class will offered in Spring 2019 and is called: CI 6050: Critical Perspectives and Research in New Media and Literacies.

UPDATED Graduate Bulletin Released Jun 20, 2017

Appalachian State University has launched an updated bulletin for both undergraduate and graduate students. While the content and general format are the same, the functionality is dramatically different.

Megan Smith Photo

ASU Graduate Alumna Named Fulbright Scholar May 15, 2017

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.

Fulbright Postgraduate Scholarship May 4, 2017

The Australian-American Fulbright Commission are currently accepting applications for a Fulbright Postgraduate Scholarship, sponsored by Western Sydney University.

 Fulbright invites postgraduate applicants in any of the following areas of focus:


Appalachian's Online Master's in Educational Administration Ranked #7 by Mar 7, 2017

Appalachian's Online Master's in Educational Administration was recently ranked #7 in the country by The organization reviewed 231 programs and selected the 30 most affordable of these recognized institutions based on in-state graduate tuition/fees.

Madelyn Sharp - 3MT

ASU Graduate Student makes it to Finals at Regional 3MT Competition Mar 6, 2017

Madelyn Sharp, a graduate student pursuing a master's degree at Appalachian State University, advanced to the final round in the regional 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) Compeition held at the 2017 Conference of Southern Graduate Schools.

Honey Lee Image

Graduate Student Organizes International Day Feb 28, 2017

Honey Lee, a Graduate Student in Professional School Counseling, Helped Organize an International Day Event at Startown Elementary
Brew and Business Logo

Brew & Business MBA & MS in Applied Data Analytics Information Session - February 6th Jan 19, 2017

Graduate Programs in the Walker College of Business will be hosting an information session on Monday, February 6th from 5:30-6:30 PM at 4th floor Holland International Engagement Room, Peacock Hall to discuss the MBA Program and the NEW MS in Applied Data Analytics Program.

GRAM Accolades Jan 9, 2017


5th Annual 3MT Competition hosted by the Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies Nov 3, 2016

The 5th Annual 3MT Competition at Appalachian State University was held on Friday, October 28 in the Linville Falls Room of the Plemmons Student Union.

Grad Research

Fall 2016 GSAS Grant Recipients Oct 14, 2016

Congratulations to the following graduate students. These nine students were recipients of a 2016-2017 GSAS Travel or Research award: