Alumni Highlight

Karolyn Martin app state alumni of Communication Studies

Karolyn Martin
Jun 30, 2022

For the second year in a row, a Mountaineer has been crowned Miss North Carolina! Congratulations to Karolyn Martin '22, who succeeds Carli Batson '22...

Photo of Jeffrey Dean Foster, COM alumnus

Pandemic experiences inspired Jeffrey Dean Foster’s latest album
Oct 18, 2021

While the pandemic and recent cultural events of 2020 had many people reaching for their television remotes, Jeffrey Dean Foster ’82 was r...

Aiyana Willoughby

2021 Plemmons Leadership Medallions Recipient
Oct 15, 2021

Three members of the Appalachian State University Community have been awarded W.H. Plemmons Leadership Medallions in recognition of their ef...

Alex Patti

Alex Patti
Oct 1, 2021

Alex Patti, 2015, COM Studies. Alex Patti, now an Instructor of Communication at Sandhills Community College, was awarded the Monica Pombo Early Caree...

Moss Brennan

Moss Brennan
Sep 10, 2021

Hired at the Watauga Democrat in January 2021, Moss Brennan was promoted to the position of editor of the Watauga Democrat newspaper effective Sept. 2...

Logan DiFrano

Logan DiFranco
Sep 10, 2021

Logan DiFranco (they, them, theirs). Double major in PR and Journalism. Graduated in May of 2020. Logan was accepted to the MPhil in Sociology (The So...