Judy F. Geary

Contact and Overview

Email Address 


Office Hours

Monday: 9:00-10:00 a.m. • 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:00-10:00 a.m. • 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00-10:00 a.m. • 1:00-2:00 p.m.

And by appointment

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Additional coursework in Counseling, Editing, and Writing at Appalachian State University
M.A., Counselor Education, George Peabody College of Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN (1973)
B.A., Education, George Peabody College of Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN (1971)


Currently Teaching (Spring 2023)

COM 2101 Public Speaking
COM 2618 Intro to Media Publishing

Courses Taught

Intro to Media Publishing
Small Group Communication
Public Speaking
Interpersonal Communication

Teaching Specialties 

Introduction to Adobe Print programs
Small group communication
Public speaking
Interpersonal communication

Research Specialties

Ancient cultures, specifically the Roman Republic and Celtic cultures of that time.
Teaching strategies

Professional Affiliations and Organizations

Future Problem Solving International
Delta Kappa Gamma
High Country Writers



  • Author, Intro to Digital Media Publishing (Kendall Hunt)
  • Getorix: Games of the Underworld, Ingalls Publishing Group, 2011
  • Co-author, with Sandra Horton, of Getorix’s World,  curriculum endorsed by the NCDPI & SREB (see below)
  • Getorix: The Eagle and The Bull, young adult historical fiction endorsed by the NC Department of Public Instruction (InfoTech, the materials selection guide from the NCDPI, 2008: 2) & Southern Regional Education Bureau’s Educational Technology Cooperative (EvaluTech)
  • “Lucretia Mott -- Equality for All,” in What Really Happened in Colonial America: A Collection of  Historical Biographies, compiled by Terri Johnson, Knowledge Quest, Inc. Boring, Or. 2007
  • “Quaker Commitment to Education,” African American Education: A Proud Heritage, Cobblestone Publishing Company, Peterborough, NH, 1998.

Internet publications

Title: Senior Lecturer, Media Publishing
Department: Department of Communication

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-7349

Office address
Walker Hall 123