Rachel Ramakrishnan Becomes an Appalachian Student Ambassador
Apr 1, 2019

Rachel Ramakrishnan Becomes and Appalachian Student Ambassador

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Madeline Hamiter is part of winning team at CFA Institute Research Challenge
Feb 26, 2019

Madeline Hamiter is part of winning team at CFA Institute Research Challenge

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Reaching New Heights
Jan 23, 2019

The City to Mountains Student Exchange provides the opportunity for inner-city, middle and high school students to visit Boone, North Carolina for a weekend of outdoor education and leadership... Program Highlights


Running Home to Appalachian
Dec 14, 2017

As I come to the conclusion of my first semester at Appalachian, I am amazed at how much this college experience has exceeded the already-high... Wilson Scholars' Blog

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Life Lessons from a Semester Abroad
Nov 10, 2017

This past summer was a little different for me because the Australian semester runs into the what we call summer here in Boone.

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Conversations in China
Nov 10, 2017

This past summer, I had the opportunity to travel to China with the Holland Fellows Program.

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Art in Action
Nov 3, 2017

This semester I’ve had the wonderful opportunity to start a new organization called Art in Action, and so far, we’ve had two awesome m

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Fall Break Alternative Service Experience
Oct 20, 2017

Over the recent fall break, I had the opportunity to co-lead an Alternate Service Experience with a fellow Wilson Scholar and great friend, Emma... Wilson Scholars' Blog

CTM 2017

2017 City to Mountains Student Exchange
Oct 6, 2017

This past weekend, Jabari, Sarah, and I spent upwards of 12 hours in rental minivans with eight wonderfully rowdy Charlotte middle schoolers as... Wilson Scholars' Blog

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Cultural Immersion
Sep 19, 2017

It was a summer of moon-balance, something I’d been needing for a while.

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fall 2017 newsletter

Wilson Scholars Newsletter: Fall 2017
Sep 13, 2017

Here is the Wilson Scholars Newsletter: Fall 2017!

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Summer in the City I Love
Sep 6, 2017

This summer was an incredibly busy one for me.

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First-Year Wilson Scholars Hike Table Rock Mountain
Aug 30, 2017

This rigorous expedition encompasses a three day hike through the western North Carolina mountains and culminates at Table Rock in Pisgah... Program Highlights