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Dr. Curtis Ryan, professor of political science in Appalachian State University’s Department of Government and Justice Studies, received the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity during the second annual Research and Creative Activity at Appalachian event, held virtually Sept. 14–18. Photo by Chase Reynolds

Dr. Curtis Ryan Receives the Chancellor’s Award
Sep 23, 2020

The Appalachian State University Community had a virtual front row seat to a wide-ranging selection of faculty research and creative activity through the second annual ... Faculty

Victoria Anderson, a senior criminal justice major with a concentration in international studies

App State students awarded record number of Gilman Scholarships for 2021 study abroad
Aug 7, 2020

The Office of Nationally Competitive Scholarships (NCS), a division of University College at Appalachian State University, announces a record six Appal

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Dr. Hicks Explores Contemporary Views of Liberal Democracy in Latest Published Work
Jul 22, 2020

What are Americans’ views on liberal democracy? Have their attitudes changed since the 1950s? How do their attitudes about liberal democracy shape political behavior, such as vote choice?

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Internship Program Provides Students With Financial Support And Help For Communities
Oct 11, 2016

For many college students, the biggest obstacle in deciding whether to acquire an internship is being able to afford the time needed to complete... Student, SECU Internship

Razan Alaqil at the United Nations Youth Assembly

App State student takes home outstanding delegate award at UN Youth Assembly
Aug 31, 2016

Razan Alaqil, an Appalachian State sophomore political science major, was the first Saudi Arabian female to participate in t

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Dr. Ryan's article appears in the Washington Post
Sep 2, 2015

Dr. Ryan's article, "Deja vu for Jordanina election reforms" appeared in the Washington Post.

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NPR Interviews Dr. Ryan
Jan 28, 2015

On January 28, 2015 , Dr Ryan had an extended interview with the Ian Masters show which is syndicated across the country.

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The College of Arts and Sciences names Dr. Nancy Love new Humanities Council Coordinator
Dec 10, 2014

“I am honored to serve as the new Coordinator of the College of Arts and Sciences Humanities Council,” Dr. Nancy Sue Love says.

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Early Voting Matters to Visiting Distinguished Professor in Political Science
Nov 20, 2014

Whether you view early voting as a necessity, a privilege, or an obligation, there is no denying that it has had a profound impact on American... Faculty

New Chair of Government and Justice Studies is Driven by His Passion for Politics
Nov 5, 2014

The College of Arts and Sciences welcomes Dr. Phillip Ardoin as the new Chair for the Department of Government and Justice Studies.

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Appalachian State University Government and Justice Studies Faculty Member Quoted in New York Times
Sep 18, 2014

Appalachian State University faculty member Curtis Ryan was quoted as an expert on Jordanian politics in the... Faculty

College of Arts and Sciences names 2014 Outstanding Alumni
Apr 29, 2014

The College of Arts and Sciences named M Douglas Cotton the winner of the 2014 Outstanding Alumni Award at the Honors Day Reception on April 25th...