Student and Alumni Spotlight

Katelin Smith

Sociology Senior Katelin Smith Publishes Article on Sexual Assault and #MeToo Movement
Oct 8, 2020

Congratulations to sociology senior Katelin Smith, for publishing an article based on her research on the #MeToo movement to raise awareness of womenâ...

Spring 2020 Outstanding Seniors for the Department of Sociology
May 6, 2020

The Department of Sociology would like to recognize our outstanding seniors for Spring 2020. We first recognize Rainey Dellinger. Dellinger, a se...

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Three Sociology Seniors Successfully Defend their Honors Theses
May 4, 2020

Congratulations to Carter Blue, Sarah Caudill, and Chloe Starr for successfully defending their honors theses! They will be graduating with department...

Kat Jones

Katie Jones Applies Her Sociology Skills in Her New Position as a Parole Officer
Mar 9, 2020

After graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology with a concentration in criminology, deviance, and law in 2017, Katie Jones has recent...

Destiny Warne

Alumna Destiny Warne Applies Sociology to Her Work with the Girl Scouts of the USA
Feb 26, 2020

After graduating from Appalachian State in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science degree in sociology and concentration in families and intimate relationship...

Sociology Students Graduate With Honors
Jan 30, 2020

Congratulations to Callie Koeval and Ashlyn Stone, who graduated with departmental honors in December. Callie completed a thesis investigating the imp...

Katelin Smith Presents at the 15th Annual State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium
Dec 5, 2019

On Saturday, November 23, Katelin Smith, a Junior at Appalachian State University majoring in Sociology with a concentration in Social Inequalities, g...

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Sociology Major Anna Biache Presents Research at Conference in El Paso, Texas
Nov 5, 2019

Appalachian State University sociology major and senior Anna Biache traveled to El Paso, Texas to present her research at the annual conference of the...

Emily Hatem

Emily Hatem and her Experiences with Sociology after Graduation
Oct 16, 2019

Since graduating from Appalachian State University in May of 2019, Emily Hatem set out to experience sociology in the real world before considering gr...

Jonathan Joseph

John Joseph Discusses His Experiences after Graduation and How Sociology Has Helped
Oct 9, 2019

In 2015, Jonathan "John" Joseph graduated from Appalachian State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology with a concentration in so...