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Diverse Identities Finding Space on Campus
Oct 24, 2019

If you are a person who holds a marginalized identity on a campus that has traditionally been predominantly white, it can sometimes take time to find your place when first arriving here.

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How the Office of Disability Resources Can Work For You
Apr 8, 2019

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 1 in 4 American adults are currently living with a... Student blog

Helpful Tips for Freshman Year
Apr 8, 2019

I am a freshman here at Appalachian State University and I am going to share a few things with you that have helped me academically this year.

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Adjusting to college life
Oct 9, 2017

Moving far away from home, not knowing a single soul in your new town, adjusting to college level classes and creating new friendships with... Student blog

How I found my way to App State
Oct 9, 2017

When I first moved to North Carolina as a high school senior, I knew that I wanted to go to a four-year university, but I was working with a... Student blog

My summer in New York
Oct 4, 2017

This summer I had the opportunity to intern in New York City, New York, for the company Radha Beauty in their finance department.

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The importance of mentoring as a college student
Oct 4, 2017

As a first year student, I was involved in a program called L.E.A.D. Orientation, Linking Education and Diversity.

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Starting an on-campus organization
Oct 4, 2017

When I was thinking about my college experience prior to heading to Boone, it included football games, new friends and countless new... Student blog

Football game tailgating at App
Oct 4, 2017

The atmosphere for Appalachian State home football games is really unlike no other.

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Monday through Thursday in Boone
Oct 4, 2017

Before I came to App State, I really had no idea about the surrounding Boone area.

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Finding my place at Appalachian
Sep 18, 2017

I ended my freshman year at Appalachian State University feeling a little out of place.

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The first things I noticed at Appalachian
Sep 18, 2017

I was born in Peekskill, New York and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina. I have a pretty good mix between northern and southern culture.

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