Wilson Scholar Graduates

‘Four years of transformative change’
May 15, 2018

Appalachian State University chose its inaugural Wilson Scholars in 2014 for their extensive leadership and service experience in high schoo...


Critical Questions
May 9, 2018

I think something about being a senior has made me nostalgic. I have spent much of this semester reflecting on my career as a student at Appalachian S...


Foundational Skills
Mar 30, 2018

This past fall semester was a busy one academically, and I learned a lot from my classes and from working with my professors. I took two amazing art c...


Changing Directions
Mar 16, 2018

My third semester at Appalachian has been one of the most exhausting and rewarding experiences of my life. I began the semester by declaring my major ...


My Campus Community
Mar 16, 2018

It seems like just yesterday that I was moving in and decorating my dorm! Time flies when you’re having fun (and when you’re busy)! This semester ...


Wilson Scholars Newsletter: Spring 2018
Feb 21, 2018

Here is the Wilson Scholars Newsletter: Spring 2018!...

Wilson Scholar Reflects on Nationally Competitive Scholarship Application Process
Feb 21, 2018

Wilson Scholar, Sarah Aldridge reflects on the application process for the Truman Scholarship. To learn more about Nationally Competitive Scholarships...

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Fulbright Student Program Announces App State Wilson Scholar Semi-Finalist
Feb 19, 2018

Senior Wilson Scholar, Emma Labovitz, has been selected as a semi-finalist for the 2018-2019 Fulbright U.S. Student program along with three other App...


In the Name of Design
Feb 9, 2018

It’s time for that thing we do; it’s time for the semester in review! So here we are, junior year, strait messin' and being great at school or som...


Resolutions for a Spring Semester
Feb 9, 2018

I would definitely say that this past semester was a challenge for me, but I have learned how to balance my commitments with making and taking time fo...