Judy F. Geary

Email: gearyjf@appstate.edu

Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 7:30am-8:00am; 9:00am-10:00am


  • Additional coursework in Counseling, Editing and Writing at Appalachian State University

  • MA in Counselor Education from George Peabody College of Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tn. 1973

  • BA in Education from George Peabody College of Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tn. 1971

Teaching Specialties: 

  • Introduction to Adobe Print programs

  • Small group communication

  • Public speaking

  • Interpersonal communication

  • Persuasion

Professional Affiliations or Organizations: 

  • Future Problem Solving International

  • Delta Kappa Gamma

  • High Country Writers

Research Interests: 

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

  • Teaching strategies


  • 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 Committment to Education,” African American Education: A Proud Heritage, Cobblestone Publishing Company, Peterborough, NH, 1998.

  • Internet publications:

  • “Republican Roman Construction,” on http://romanhistorybooksandmore.freeservers.com/l_rrc1.htm

  • “Republican Roman Names,”on http://romanhistorybooksandmore.freeservers.com/l_rrr.htm

  • “Buildings of Artificial Stone,” on http://ancienthistory.about.com/library/bl/uc_geary_bas.htm

  • “The Palatine,” on http://romanhistorybooksandmore.freeservers.com/l_palatine.htm

  • “Big Changes in Ancient Rome,” on http://romanhistorybooksandmore.freeservers.com/l_anctrome.htm

Courses Taught: 

  • Intro to Media Publishing

  • Small Group Communication

  • Public Speaking

  • Interpersonal Communication

  • Persuasion

Title: Adjunct
Department: Department of Communication

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-7349

Office address
Walker Hall 123