Kara Haselton leads Alternative Service Experience
Feb 17, 2020

Kara Haselton leads Alternative Service Experience

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App State named a top producer of Fulbright students in 2019–20
Feb 13, 2020

Appalachian State University has been named a top producing institution for Fulbright students among master’s institutions for the 2019–20 grant year.

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Wilson Scholar Alumna Emma Labovitz and Fulbright in the Netherlands
Feb 10, 2020

"Following the completion of my Fulbright, I will return to the U.S. to pursue my Ph.D. at UNC-Chapel Hill. Through a sociological lens, I will continue to explore migration.

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sam in paris

There's Never a Dull Weekend in Paris!
May 9, 2017

Bonjour and hello! It’s ya main man Sam Hines (I also go by Spain now), reporting live from Paris, France. What to say, what to say.

The Wilson Scholars Program: Making a Difference
May 8, 2017

Meet Emma Labovitz, a student in the inaugural cohort of Wilson Scholars.

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emma in ecuador

Intent Versus Impact
Apr 24, 2017

As I headed back to Ecuador I felt overcome by all the inevitable worries and hesitations that come with international travel.

alia in australia

Update from Alia in Australia
Apr 12, 2017

I hope everyone is enjoying my blog so far. Feel free to reach out to me with feedback! Do you want to see more pictures?


Wilson Scholar Choreographs Dance for American College Dance Association Conference
Apr 12, 2017

WIlson Scholar, Juliet Irving, choreographed “From Here I Saw What Happened and I Cried,” which was selected to be performed at the Am

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juliet in australia

Abroad in Australia
Apr 3, 2017

It was July 13th when I landed in Melbourne.

canyon de chelly

A Walk in Beauty
Mar 27, 2017

This semester, I have had the life-changing and humbling experience of taking a Watauga Residential College class called “A Walk in Beauty....

lily in costa rica

Gaining a Global Perspective
Mar 22, 2017

I have dreamed about studying abroad since I was a kid. In my young eyes, it seemed like an opportunity to live a fairy tale.

Wilson Scholars Newsletter: Spring 2017

Wilson Scholars Newsletter: Spring 2017
Mar 8, 2017

Here is the Wilson Scholars Newsletter: Spring 2017!

madeline and friends

Living and Leading
Feb 27, 2017

This semester was probably the most challenging I have had so far at Appalachian.

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